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Brooks Daugherty joined WYSO music director Niki Dakota in the studio for an acoustic preview of his new album live on Excursions.  

Brooks Daugherty will celebrate the release of his new CD on March 9 at Hannah's in downtown Dayton. 

On Wednesday, February 7, the Bach Society of Dayton will host Sing:Dayton.  It’s a community choral event at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton that focuses on singing one song - together - in harmony.  This time around the song is Leonard Cohen’s "Hallelujah."  Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt spoke with representatives of the Bach Society Laurana Wong, Lew Hann and Steve Makovec.

The Blue Leafs made their WYSO debut with a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band also talked with host Juliet Fromholt about its formation, influences and more.

The Blue Leafs' latest album, Shades of the Blue Leafs, is available now.  More information at: http://www.blueleafsband.com/

George Bieri, joined by Carl Schumacher and Ryan Stinston, visited the WYSO studios for live set on Excursions.  They spoke with WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota about their own musical roots, the artistic community in Yellow Springs and more.

Tim Easton returned to the WYSO studios ahead of his SRS Studios show. He talked with WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota about his musical roots, and they were joined by SRS Studios' Jim Foreman for a preview of the show live on Excursions.

Tim Easton will perform at SRS Studios in Dayton with Michael and Sandy Bashaw on Friday, January 26.

Three guest vocalist and a guest conductor will join the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra in paying tribute to the many of the great women jazz singers in Sophisticated Ladies. Singer N'Kenge joined WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota in the studio to talk about the upcoming performance and her life in song.

Big Time Pharaohs returned to Kaleidoscope ahead of the release of their new album, If These Frogs Could Talk (Loft Co. Records).  The band performed a live acoustic set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the new release.

Big Time Pharaohs will celebrate the release of If These Frogs Could Talk on Saturday, February 3 at The Slice in Middletown.  The band will also perform at Blind Bob's on January 27.

Ampline visited the WYSO studio ahead of the release of Passion Relapse (Sofaburn Records). The band performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about its fifth full length album, upcoming live shows and more.

Ampline's new album, Passion Relapse will be available January 26 on Sofaburn Records.  The band will perform at Blind Bob's in Dayton on January 25, in Columbus at the Rumba Cafe on January 26, and at the Southgate House Revival on January 27.

Each with a recent or forthcoming new album, Echo Mecca, Goodnight Goodnight and Curse of Cassandra will perform together on Friday, January 19.  Each of the bands shared new songs on Kaleidoscope, including a live performance from Echo Mecca, who, along with Goodnight Goodnight, joined host Juliet Fromholt in the studio to preview the event.

Echo Mecca, Goodnight Goodnight and Curse of Cassandra will perform at Oscar’s in Vandalia on Friday, January 19. 

 

Celebrating its fifth anniversary, the Winterfolk Festival brings together folks musicians, artists and artisans for an evening at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.  Organizers Harold Hensley (The Repeating Arms) and Charles Hartman (OldNews) along with fellow musicians Casey Abbott (OldNews) and David Payne (The New Old-Fashioned) visited the WYSO studios for a musical preview of this year's event live on Kaleidoscope.

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