Featuring former members of Simply Waiting, Good Luck year is a new band comprised of musicians from different backgrounds. The band combines elements of Simply Waiting's former sound while incorporating new instrumentation and vocal styles. Good Luck Year visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope and spoke with host Juliet Fromholt about forming its sound, writing and recording.
Good Luck Year will perform on August 16th at Samson's Summerfest in Jamestown.
Airship Passepartout is Dayton steampunk group. Co-founder Sir Ernest Octave Suszczynski visited the WYSO studios to talk about the group and its activities, including Ye Olde Yellow Cabaret, a showcase event of music and art in downtown Dayton.
Ye Olde Yellow Cabaret II is August 9th at the Yellow Cab Building in downtown Dayton.
Local bands Duderus and DipSpit both infuse humor into their music so the two groups are teaming up to release a split album in September. The two bands visited the WYSO studios to talk their collaboration and the upcoming release show with Nightbeast.
Duderus and DipSpit will release their split album on September 12th at Canal Public House. They'll be joined on stage by Nightbeast (who's also releasing an album that night) and Andy D.
Hailing from Canton, the members of Hey Monea! recently won the Hard Rock Cafe's Global Battle of the Bands after months of competition. With a new album, Hey Monea! Presents Cheap Souvenirs, the band has been keeping busy and visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Excursions ahead of a performance in Troy.
Hey Monea! will perform this weekend at the Lost Creek Music Experience in Troy.
Brian Keith Wallen joins Shakin' Dave in the studio for the July 2014 edition of Shake's Hall Pass marking milestones of being the Hall Pass' first solo performer and first out-of-state guest. Wallen performed live and talked to Shakin' Dave about his musical upbringing, inspiration and his appreciation for the history of the blues.