Earlier this year, Dayton-based band Puzzle of Light partnered with a variety of local musicians in Playing for Change Dayton, which created a collaborative music video called Where There Is Love. Puzzle of Light will perform with some of the Playing for Change Dayton musicians on September 21st at Gilly's in downtown Dayton. The concert is one of many local activities celebrating the International Day of Peace.
Div Dance is an Antioch College tradition, a campus-wide gathering before students leave for 3-6 months to go on co-op. This time around, Div Dance will feature live performances from Yellow Springs and Antioch College artists and is open to the community. Several of those artists visited the WYSO studios to perform live including Antioch College students Della Jerkan and Zachary Sullivan.
Yellow Springs' Speaking Suns are among the community artists that will perform at Div Dance. The band made a return visit to Excursions to share some new material.
Local musician Trey Stone and Black Box Theater owner Justin Howard make a return visit to the WYSO studios to talk about a new collaboration. It's an improv show set to music as well as a showcase performance for Trey Stone and the Ringers. Stone performs live on Kaleidoscope as he and Howard talk to host Juliet Fromholt about how this collaboration came about, their mutual background in improv and what the preparations for Friday's show have been like.
The Black Box Improv Theater will host Improvised Musical on Friday, September 6th featuring Trey Stone and the Ringers.
On the eve of the celebration for their new self-titled album, the members of Blue Moon Soup visit the WYSO studios for a live set on Excursions. They spoke with host Niki Dakota about the evolution of the band and its sound and the process of putting the album together.
Blue Moon celebrates the release of their new album on September 6th at Canal Street Tavern.
Having performed on Kaleidoscope several years ago under the name Honeymoon, Jonathan Hape, Andy Foster and Nick Baker made a return visit the to WYSO studios, performing under their new name, Room and Board. The trio spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about their self-titled album, future plans and finding new energy in their new identity.