Music

Steve Makofka is one of 30 local musicians participating in Such A Night: The Last Waltz live, a musical recreation of the Band's The Last Waltz to benefit WYSO.  Makofka made a return visit to the WYSO studios for a live set on the air and spoke with Niki Dakota about the collaborative show as well as what he's been up to musically.

Such A Night: The Last Waltz Live to benefit WYSO is November 25th and 27th at the Dayton Art Institute.

Rich Reuter is one of 30 local musicians participating in Such A Night: The Last Waltz live, a musical recreation of the Band's The Last Waltz to benefit WYSO.  Reuter made a return visit to the WYSO studios for a live set on the air and spoke with Niki Dakota about the collaborative show as well as what he's been up to musically.

Such A Night: The Last Waltz Live to benefit WYSO is November 25th and 27th at the Dayton Art Institute.

With the recent release of their latest album, Hard to Please,  The Black Lillies' tour is bringing them to the Miami Valley for a show.  The band visited the WYSO studios to share some tracks from the album and chatted with Niki Dakota about writing, recording and more.

The Black Lillies will perform at Oddbody's on Tuesday, November 19th. 

Subterranean visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope ahead of their Yellow Springs' gig. The band chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about their evolution from a house band to touring, writing and recording and more.

Subterranean will perform at Peach's in Yellow Springson Saturday, November 21st and at Middletown's Old Crow Bar on November 27th.

Returning guest Dave Obenour joins Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in studio to talk about some of the artists, new and old, featured in the latest issue of Ghettoblaster Magazine, a national music and culture magazine based in part in Dayton, Ohio.

The latest issue of Ghettoblaster Magazine with Lucero on the cover is available now at local stores.  Find Ghettoblaster online at http://ghettoblastermagazine.com/

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Christopher Diaz perform as part of a cappella group The Exchange, which was featured on NBC's The Sing-Off.  Diaz has also served as a vocal coach and join Niki Dakota in the WYSO studios ahead of The Exchange's performance in Kettering.

The Exchange will join over 60 other a cappella groups performing at Kettering Fairmont High School's Trent Arena on Saturday, November 14th.

courtesy of Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

Puccini's tragic love story, Madame Butterfly, is the latest offering from Dayton Opera.  Stage director Albert Sherman, tenor John Pickle and soprano Yunah Lee join WYSO's Niki Dakota live in the studio for a preview of the production in conversation and song.

Dayton Opera's production of Madame Butterfly is Friday, November 20th and Sunday, November 22nd at the Schuster Center.

Just back from his first European tour, Max Fender of the band Alone at 3am visited the WYSO studios for an acoustic set on Kaleidoscope.  Fender chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about the tour, songwriting, and Alone at 3am's latest album, Show the Blood.

Alone at 3am will perform at The Green Lantern Bar on November 13th in Lexington, KY and at the Southgate House on November 28th

Jennifer Taylor

The Wretched Few return to the WYSO studios after the release of their album, Wretched Enough To Know Better. The band performed live on Kaleidoscope and chatted with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, upcoming live shows and more.

The Wretched Few will perform on Friday, November 6th at South Park Tavern.

Dan Tedesco returns to the WYSO studios ahead of his Canal Public House gig along with Dylan Boyle for a live performance on Excursions.  Tesdeco chatted with Niki Dakota about his new self-titled album, his latest travels and more.

Dan Tedesco will perform at Canal Public House on Sunday, October 27th.

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