The University of Dayton is preparing its bid to bring the NCAA First Four men’s basketball games back to Dayton. Last season, the Dayton Flyers went to the Elite Eight for the first time in 30 years. The First Four games and the Flyer’s recent success highlight the growing economic impact of UD basketball for the city.
The countdown to Miami Valley Music Fest has begun, but festival organizers are giving fans a chance to preview some of this year's lineup at an event called Gem City Ramble held at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton. Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke with Brad Denson, Rich Reuter and Eric Henry about the Gem City Ramble, upcoming plans for Miami Valley Music Fest, and an opportunity to give back through a partnership with Buckeye Music Magazine.
The Gem City Ramble is Saturday, May 31st at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.
The Pinkerton Raid is preparing to release a new full length album later this summer, and in between writing and recording the album, songwriter Jesse DeConto also wrote and released This Littler Light, a memoir about his life, his faith, and of course music. DeConto spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about combining stories from the book with song for an intimate tour, the audience's reaction and the band's forthcoming album.
The Pinkerton Raid will be at Red Tree Gallery near Cincinnati on June 3rd.
Shoot Out the Lights return to the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope coinciding with the release of their new album, Let's Get Lost. The band chats with host Juliet Fromholt about working on the new album and the evolution of their sound and writing process since last they visited Yellow Springs.
Shoot Out the Lights perform June 7th at Peach's Grill in Yellow Springs.