Live on WYSO

M. Ross Perkins will release his new EP later this summer.
Stephanie Baker

M. Ross Perkins joined WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota in the studio for a live set on Excursions.  They talked about his upcoming performance at Adventures Fest and forthcoming new EP.

M. Ross Perkins will perform at Adventures Fest on July 21. More information at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1341255296006535/

Bubba Love
via Facebook

South Carolina-based singer-songwriter Bubba Love is set to perform at the 2018 Festival of Fire. Love and festival organizer Vanessa Cubano stopped by WYSO studio to talk and share some live music with Niki Dakota on Excursions.

The 2018 Festival of Fire runs June 29-30 at Zane Shawnee Caverns & Southwind Park in Bellefontaine, OH. More info is available on Facebook.

Stringus Khan
Juliet Fromholt / WYSO

Comprised of old friends and bandmates, Stringus Khan is a five piece bluegrass band that made their WYSO debut live on Kaleidoscope ahead of the show at Middletown's Old Crow Bar.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about forming the band, live performance and more.

Stringus Khan will perform at Middletown's Old Crow Bar on Saturday, June 30 with Controversy for Breakfast and California Howdy. More information at: https://www.facebook.com/events/742441679295317/

Limon Chique
courtesy of the band

Dayton-based trio Limon Chique made their WYSO debut with a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about their roots, recording their new album Obedience All the Way to Death, and more.

Limon Chique's new album is available now here: https://limonchique.bandcamp.com/album/obedience-all-the-way-to-death

Follow the band at: https://www.facebook.com/limonchique

Hailing from Fort Wayne, IN, members of Bloody Tamborine and the Musical Mafia joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the studio for a live performance on WYSO.  The band talked about writing, recording and more. 

Learn more about Bloody Tamborine and the Musical Mafia at: https://www.facebook.com/BloodyTambourineandtheMusicalMafia/

courtesy of Kevin Heider

Kevin Heider returned to the WYSO studios to share some unreleased songs live on Kaleidoscope and talk about his newest project, Song and Story, a podcast that explores the artistry and process of songwriting through interviews focusing on a single track.

Song & Story is available on all major podcasting platform and http://songandstorypodcast.com/

Far From Eden returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope ahead of the release of their new, full length album Time for a Falling Sky. The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, the upcoming release show and more.

Far From Eden will celebrate the release of Time for a Falling Sky on Saturday, June 16 at Oscar's in Vandalia.

A Voice of Your Own
via A Voice of Your Own

Performing as A Voice of Your Own, James Crabtree, Levi Short, Tyler Conley, Johnny Mcconnell, and Matt Mihalus visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope.  They talked with host Juliet Fromholt about transitioning from a solo project to a band, writing, recording and more.

A Voice of Your Own will perform at Blind Bob's in downtown Dayton on July 28. Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1711598048938859/


Performing as Rehugnant Jazz Quartet, David Palmer, Ian Borg, Kerry Jordan, and Randy Jones joined Kaleiodscope host Juliet Fromholt for a live set in the WYSO studios.

Rehugnant Jazz Quartet will perform at North 2nd Tap & Bottle in Hamilton on June 15. Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/Rehugnant-jazz-quartet-1539385993011345/

Poptek Records founder Andy Ingram sat down with Niki Dakota on WYSO's Excursions for some previews of ALOTFEST, a music/art variety festival happening in Springfield, OH. Joining Ingram were members of Poptek bands The 1984 Draft, Second Best, Once A Pine, and April & June for live performances and interviews.

ALOTFEST is presented by Mother Stewart's Brewery, Hatch Artist Studios, and the Greater Springfield CVB. More info can be found on Facebook.