Music

Jacob Richter and Nicole Richter of Curse of Cassandra returned to the WYSO studios ahead of the band's new release, Cult of Cats.  They spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, their upcoming year-long tour and more.

Curse of Cassandra will celebrate the release of Cult of Cats on Saturday, May 21st at the Oregon Express.  They'll also perform on Friday, May 13th at the Yellow Cab as part of Side Show 11.  More tour dates are available here: http://www.curseofcassandra.com/

A mainstay in the local music community, Brown Street Breakdown is celebrating its 20th anniversary with the release of Hanks for the Memories, a new full length album.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked about their collective history, the new album and more.

Brown Street Breakdown will celebrate the release of Hanks for the Memories on Saturday, April 24th at Spinoza's in Beavercreek.

Terrapin Moon returned to the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked about their newly revamped lineup, upcoming shows and more.

Terrapin Moon will perform at the Rock the Farm Festival in St. Paris, Ohio on Saturday, April 30th. 

Musician and dancer Evie Ladin is getting ready to release a new album in May with her trio.  Ladin, who used to dance with Dayton's Rhythm in Shoes, chatted with WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota ahead of the band's performance in St. Paris.

Evie Ladin will perform in St. Paris, Ohio as part of the Possum Hollow Log Cabin Series on April 23rd.

Travis Brandner

Having recently released their Dark Daze EP, Automagik is preparing for a spring and summer of touring.  The band visited the WYSO studios ahead of their Blind Bob's show in Dayton, and performed live on Kaleidoscope. 

Automagik will perform at Blind Bob's in downtown Dayton on Thursday, August 14th. 

The members of the Subterranean returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope ahead of their Regional Revue showcase at Oddbody's, featuring legendary musician Ron Holloway.  The band talked about writing, recording, honing their live sound and more.

Subterranean's Regional Revue is Saturday, April 16th at Oddbody's.

courtesy of Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

This weekend, Kenny G, the best selling instrumental artist in history, will share the stage with the Dayton Philharmonic.  WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota spoke with the legendary saxophone player by phone ahead of his visit to the Miami Valley.

The Dayton Philharmonic presents an evening with Kenny G Friday, April 8th and Saturday, April 9th at the Schuster Center.  More details at: http://daytonperformingarts.org/

Meg Renee returned to the WYSO studios for to share new live and recorded material on Kaleidoscope.  She spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about developing and recording her latest songs, upcoming live gigs and her upcoming college plans.

Meg Renee will perform at Father John's Brewery in Bryan on April 21st, at Cafe Paradiso in Urbana on April 23rd and at Meier's Wine Cellar in Cincinnati on May 7th.  More live dates at: http://www.megrenee.com/shows

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Since their last visit to the WYSO studios, Jamie Suttle and her band have been keeping busy with live gigs and writing new material for an upcoming album.  The band returned to WYSO for a live acoustic set on Kaleidoscope and spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about their plans for the upcoming spring and summer.

Jamie Suttle will perform on April 15th at W.O. Wrights and April 22nd at Oddbody's.

Joseph A. Rosen

Guy Davis returned to the WYSO studios after many years for a live performance on Excursions ahead of his appearance at Bellefontaine's historic Holland Theatre.  Davis spoke with WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota about his long-running career in the blues, his musical ties to Yellow Springs and more.

Guy Davis will perform at the Holland Theatre in Bellefontaine on Saturday, April 2nd at 7:30pm.  More information at: www.thehollandtheatre.org/

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