Music

New York-based band Consider the Source cross genres and meld sounds into a unique experience that touches on jazz, rock and roll, metal and world music.  Ahead of their visit to the Miami Valley, Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke with Jeff Mann (drums, percussion).

Consider the Source featuring Aliver Hall will perform at Oddbody's Music Room with Tropidelic, Magic Jackson, Scott Lee and the Whiskey River Boys on Saturday, April 11th in a show presented by Family Vibez Entertainment. 

Featuring members of the Rebel Set, Ghost Town Silence is celebrating the release of a new EP, Shadows.  The band visited the WYSO studios ahead of the release party for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the evolution of their sound, writing, recording and more.

Ghost Town Silence will celebrate the release of Shadows on April 11th at the Oregon Express. The band will also perform at Side Show X, May 8th and 9th at the Yellow Cab Building in downtown Dayton.

Having previously visited the WYSO studios to preview the Winterfolk Festival, Wheatley Matthews returns to share new and old material in an acoustic set on Kaleidoscope.  He and host Juliet Fromholt chatted about writing, recording and more.

Wheatley Matthews will perform at Taffy's of Eaton on April 17th and at Side Show X, May 8th and 9th at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

The title of Keigo Hirakawa's new album, And Then There Were Three refers to a composition Hirakawa wrote about his sons.  Hirakawa and his trio visited the WYSO studios ahead of the CD release party for a live set on Excursions.

Keigo Hirakawa Trio will celebrate the release of And Then There Were Three on Sunday, April 12th at Gilly's in downtown Dayton.

Sedona-based band, Decker made its way to Ohio in the midst of a 40 show tour for an acoustic set on Excursions ahead of a gig in Cincinnati.  The  band chatted with Niki Dakota about their newly self-released album, the tour, and more.

Decker will perform on Wednesday, April 8th at Cincinnati's MOTR Pub. 

Combining members of The Noodle Factory and Negative Ghostrider, The Wretched Few have honed a sound all their own incorporating a classic Dayton funk sound.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked to host Juliet Fromholt about forming their sound, upcoming gigs and more.

The Wretched Few will perform at Gilly's as part of Funk Fest on April 24th. 

Having previously visited the WYSO studios as Nine Mile Skid, Perry Rice and Mark Bittinger returned to Kaleidoscope with David Weeks, performing as Möbiustrip.  The band shared original music as well as their unique cover songs.  

Möbiustrip will perform on April 16th in Oxford, Ohio.

Nasty Bingo return to the WYSO studios for a live set on Excursions ahead of their Yellow Springs performance.  The band talked with Music Director Niki Dakota about the origin of their name, their recording project and more.

Nasty Bingo will performance at the Emporium in Yellow Springs on Friday, March 27th.

With a fresh lineup and a new album, The Thought of You Waiting on Me, The Pullouts are dividing their time between performing live and working on a forthcoming EP.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked about writing, recording and more.

The Pullouts will perform on April 4th at the Courtyard Lounge in Englewood and May 29th at the Tumbleweed Connection in downtown Dayton.

Jennifer Taylor

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds return to the WYSO studios to share new songs on Kaleidoscope and talk about upcoming gigs, summer plans and more.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds are perform at Peaches in Yellow Springs on Saturday, March 28th.

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