Singer-songwriter David Wilcox has a long history with Yellow Springs and WYSO, having attended Antioch College. He returns to the area ahead of a performance in Springfield to lend support to WYSO's Fall Membership Drive, sharing songs and stories with Niki Dakota.
David Wilcox will perform with Susan Werner on Friday, October 12th at Kuss Auditorium in Springfield.
The Miami Valley Music Men features 4 quartets and over 35 local men who gather regularly to sing together in traditional barbershop harmonies. Two of the quartets, Treblemakers and The Daytones, visited the WYSO studios to share some tunes and talk about their upcoming performance: Movie Night, which will feature music performed by the quartets and the larger choral-style group.
The Miami Valley Music Men will perform their annual concert on Saturday, October 13th at the Randy Chisholm Memorial Auditorium on Smithville Road in Dayton.
Hailing from Montana, songwriter David Boone's project Dawns began with a batch of songs sent to a UK producer Danton Supple. This resulted in Boone traveling to the UK to work with Supple and a host of musicians including a string arranger. Boone travels with a six-piece band but also performs acoustic. He visited the WYSO studios for an acoustic performance and spoke about the experience of working on the various incarnations of the Dawns project.
Boone will perform at Ghostlight Coffee on October 9th.
On October 5th, 2012, Ben Rivet aka. BJSR stopped by Excursions to chat with Niki Dakota about his yoga / music project called Go W/ The Flow, and perform a few songs. While at the station, he demonstrated his looping station which allows him to create one person songs using mathematical phrasing.
Ben performed this past weekend, on October 6th, at the Midwest Outdoor Experience. He hit the stage once at 3pm where he performed his own music, and again at 7pm for an hour of Go W/ The Flow yoga.