Lynn Perdzock and Bob Farley were both solo performers when they met at an open mic night and began to entertain the idea of a collaboration. Now the duo perform under the name Raggedy Edge, combining musical sensibilities. Perdzock and Farley visited the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope and talked about writing and recording together.
Raggedy Edge will perform on Friday, March 14 at the Belhop Cafe in Bellbrook and Saturday, March 15 at Spinoza's.
After releasing their full-length album, the New Old-Fashioned had some additional songs ready for release. So the band returned to Nashville to work some tracks for a vinyl release. The result is Ladies, a 7 inch record, being released on Yellow Springs' Toxic Beauty Records. David Payne from the New Old-Fashioned visited the WYSO studio for an acoustic set on Kaleidoscope and talked to host Juliet Fromholt about the record and the band's upcoming shows.
James Daniel, Charles Heck, Micah Kemplin and Jesse Mayes have been playing together as Dinosaurus for over a year with one EP, Wrecks, already under their belt. The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked about writing, recording, and the elements of their instrumental sound.
Dinosaurus will perform Saturday, March 1st at Blind Bob's in downtown Dayton along with The Nighbeast, Oreo Jones and Yip Deceiver.
In the debut edition of Shake's Hall Pass, The Eric Jerardi Band (Eric Jerardi, Gary Gates and Adam Wheeler) visited the WYSO studios for a live performance. The trio chatted with Hall of Fame Blues host Shakin' Dave Hussong about recording, guitar playing and inspiration, and their shared blues history.
This weekend the Smug Brother will celebrated the release of their new full length album, On the Way to the Punchline, with a show at South Park Tavern. The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked about the album, the new lineup and more.
The Smug Brothers perform at South Park Tavern on Saturday, February 22 along with The 1984 Draft, Human Cannonball, and Turkish Delights.