On February 10, 2012, Rev Cool celebrated 30 years on the air at WYSO during a special edition of Around the Fringe. Rev was joined in the studio by Andy Valeri, Niki Dakota and a numerous local musicians. Throughout the evening longtime listeners and friends called in with their memories and well-wishes and Dayton's Free Shakespeare company was on-hand for dramatic readings of email memories.
All 4 hours of this special show are available to stream.
Folk trio Brother Sun brings a gospel and country tinged performance to Excursions.
Joe Jencks, Pat Wictor and Greg Greenway comprise Brother Sun, a folk trio boasting rich instrumentation and jarring three-part harmonies. Each a touring solo artist in his own right, the members of the group joined together in 2010 after a mutual festival performance. The group took off, spending much of 2011 touring heavily in support of their self-titled debut album.
Yellow Springs band Wheels will also be participating in Dayton Does Dayton on February 3rd and 4th at Canal Street Tavern. Here they preview their set on Around the Fringe with Rev Cool including one of hte cover songs they'll be performing and several originals.
Charge Scenic is one of many bands participating in the two-day Dayton Does Dayton music festival at Canal Street Tavern on February 3rd and 4th. Here they perform several live songs and chat with Rev Cool about the upcoming show and some of the original and covers they've chosen to play.
On February 3rd and 4th, local bands will gather at Canal Street Tavern for Dayton Does Dayton, a music festival where bands cover each other's songs and share original tunes. Gathering Mercury visited the WYSO studios ahead of the show and performed live on Around the Fringe.