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JayMay will be embarking on a tour for her Fallin' Like Snow holiday album that will bring her to Cloverdale in Dayton.  She spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the album, the upcoming tour and more.

JayMay will perform at Cloverdale in Dayton as part of the 4th Annual Magical Evening of Acoustic Songs and Storytelling on December 17th.

Local musicians and artists will gather for YS Stands with Standing Rock at the Spirited Goat Coffeehouse in Yellow Springs.  Gin-Soaked Angels' Ryan Stinson visited the WYSO studios for an acoustic preview of the event along with Aaron Saari, pastor of the First Presbyterian Church of Yellow Springs and founding director of the Beloved Community Project of Yellow Springs.  They talked with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about the upcoming concert and the mission of the Beloved Community Project.

Conversation(s) is the sixth studio album from Starving In the Belly of the Whale and reflects the band's intimate yet complex live sound.  Ricky Terrell and Scott Loy visited the WYSO studios to debut songs from the release on Kaleidoscope and spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about the evolution of the band, recording the album and upcoming plans.

Larry Kosson

Acclaimed Irish singer Cathie Ryan will return to the Miami Valley with her band for a holiday performance at the historic Plaza Theatre in Miamisburg.  Ahead of her visit, Ryan spoke with WYSO's Cindy Funk about Irish and American holiday traditions, songs of the season and more.

Cathie Ryan will perform The Winter's Heart on Wednesday, December 14th at the historic Plaza Theatre in Miamisburg.  More details and tickets available here: https://sunnyskies.ticketleap.com/cathie-ryan/

McGuff and the Dumpster Fires returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidsocope ahead of the release of their sophomore album, Wolves.  The band chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, plans for 2017 and more.

McGuff and the Dumpster Fires will celebrate the release of Wolves on Saturday, December 3rd at Jimmie's Ladder 11 in Dayton.

Guitarist Keith Lykins returns to the WYSO studios ahead of his local holiday performances to share some songs live on Excursions.  Using his uniquely crafted instruments Lykins share music with influences from around the world and chat with WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota.

Keith Lykins will perform at Taffy's of Eaton on November 25th and at Ray's Wine, Spirits and Grill in Englewood on November 26th

With a relatively new line-up, This Pine Box is forging ahead, recording a new full length album and planning for a busy 2017.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the band so far, developing their line-up, recording, and more.

This Pine Box will perform on November 26th at the 86 Coffee Bar in Cincinnati.

Jennifer Taylor

Nearly 30 local musicians will gather on the stage of The DAI's Renaissance Auditorium to recreate the historic performances of The Band's The Last Waltz and celebrate the 40th anniversary of the original concert, which took place November 25, 1976. Organizer Jeff Opt and musician Dan Hereford joined WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota live in the studio to talk about the upcoming event.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds return to the WYSO studios ahead of the official release of their new album, Record Machine. The band performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked about the process of recording the album and their plans for the new year.

Cherry Lee and the Hotrod Hounds will celebrate the release of Record Machine on November 19th at Oddbody's.

Far From Eden has evolved from an acoustic duo project to a fully-fledged rock band. With a new EP, Galactic Insurgents, the band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing, recording and their plans for 2017.

Far From Eden will perform on November 23rd at Oscar's Bar in Vandalia.

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