Music

After the recent release of Homemade Version, Columbus' Angela Perley and the Howlin' Moons are visiting Dayton for a gig at the Trolley Stop.  They stopped by the WYSO studios for a live set on Excursions on the way to the show and chatted with Music Director Niki Dakota about the album and more.

Angela Perley and the Howlin' Moons will perform at the Trolley Stop in downtown Dayton on Friday, February 19th.

Dayton-based band Manray is back after the last release of the full length album last fall with a new offering, the Feelin' Alright EP, released on Gas Daddy Go.  The band visited the WYSO studios ahead of the release party for a live set on Excursions and chatted with Niki Dakota about writing and recording the EP.

Manray will celebrate the release of Feelin' Alright on February 19th at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

The Zygotes Release 82

Feb 19, 2016

The Zygotes performed a special acoustic set live on Excursions ahead of the release of their fully electric album 82.  The band chatted with WYSO Music Director Niki Dakota about the process of writing and recording the album as well as the upcoming release party.

The Zygotes will celebrate the release of 82 on February 19th at the Yellow Cab.

With their debut EP, Don't Fade Away, already out, Goodnight Goodnight is looking forward to a productive 2016 with touring and more on the horizon.  The band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope  and spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about their plans.

Goodnight Goodnight will perform on Saturday, February 27th at the Oregon Express and Monday, February 29th at Taffy's of Eaton.

The Erin Coburn Band and the Joe Tellman Band are just two of the young, regional acts that will perform at the Dayton Blues Society's 2nd Annual Youth Showcase.  Both bands visited the WYSO studios for preview sets live on Kaleidoscope.  Dayton Blues Society Board member David Tellman and John Sillaman from the Pinetop Perkins Foundation also visited the studio to talk about their organizations. 

Francesca Blanchard's latest album, Deux Visions, features songs in French and English.  Blanchard visited the WYSO studios ahead of her UD ArtsLive performance for a preview set on Excursions.

Francesca Blanchard will perform at the University of Dayton's Sears Recital Hall on February 4th at 8pm.

2016 promises to be a busy year for Babbling April.  With material in the works for a new EP and more live performances on the way, the band visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about what's coming up.

Check out Babbling April at: http://www.babblingapril.com/

Vessel make a return visit to the WYSO studios ahead of their appearance at Oscar's Bar and Grill in Vandalia.  The Louisville-based band performed a preview of the evening's show and chatted with WYSO music director Niki Dakota.

Vessel will perform at Oscars Bar and Grill on Thursday, January

Nasty Bingo returned to the WYSO studios ahead of the official release of their latest album, Take To Air, for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked about the process of putting the album together and their future plans.

Nasty Bingo will celebrate the release of Take to Air on Saturday, January 23rd at the Yellow Cab in downtown Dayton.

Gary Mitchell

After releasing his latest full length album, The Next Place I Leave, Chris Yakopcic isn't slowing down.  Ahead of his performance at the Dayton Blues Society's Winter Showcase, Yakopcic visited the WYSO studios and played live on Kaleidsocope.  He talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album and his upcoming trip to Memphis for the International Blues Challenge.

Chris Yakopcic will perform at Dayton Blues Society's Winter Blues Showcase on Saturday, January 23rd at Gilly's.

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