Joe Crow Ryan is a well known NYC musician whose subway performances have caught the attention of music fans and writers far and wide including Vice magazine, which produced a documentary about Ryan's busking career.
Joe Crow will perform at the Spirited Goat Coffeehouse in Yellow Springs on October 15th at 7pm.
Singer-songwriter David Wilcox has a long history with Yellow Springs and WYSO, having attended Antioch College. He returns to the area ahead of a performance in Springfield to lend support to WYSO's Fall Membership Drive, sharing songs and stories with Niki Dakota.
David Wilcox will perform with Susan Werner on Friday, October 12th at Kuss Auditorium in Springfield.
It's been a year of ups and downs for Flint Michigan's Calcaska. After going from a four-piece band to a trio, the members have spent time honing their sound in preparation for a busy year in 2013. Lead singer Jeff Gingrich spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the band's plans for the future and the evolution of their sound during 2012.
Calcaska will perform on October 12 at Ghostlight Coffee in Dayton.
The Miami Valley Music Men features 4 quartets and over 35 local men who gather regularly to sing together in traditional barbershop harmonies. Two of the quartets, Treblemakers and The Daytones, visited the WYSO studios to share some tunes and talk about their upcoming performance: Movie Night, which will feature music performed by the quartets and the larger choral-style group.
The Miami Valley Music Men will perform their annual concert on Saturday, October 13th at the Randy Chisholm Memorial Auditorium on Smithville Road in Dayton.
Hailing from Montana, songwriter David Boone's project Dawns began with a batch of songs sent to a UK producer Danton Supple. This resulted in Boone traveling to the UK to work with Supple and a host of musicians including a string arranger. Boone travels with a six-piece band but also performs acoustic. He visited the WYSO studios for an acoustic performance and spoke about the experience of working on the various incarnations of the Dawns project.
Boone will perform at Ghostlight Coffee on October 9th.