WYSO

Kaleidoscope

Wednesday, 8 - 11pm

Every Wednesday night Juliet Fromholt talks to musicians, filmmakers, and artists from the Miami Valley and beyond and more often than not, you're treated to a set of music performed live in the WYSO studios.  You'll also hear some of the best music from emerging artists and old favorites from around the world. 

Ways to Connect

Us, Today
via https://www.facebook.com/uscommatoday/

Performing as Us, Today, Kristin Agee (Vibraphone, Keys/Electronic Sounds),  Joel Griggs (Guitar, Theremin, Drones), and Jeff Mellott (Drums) recently released their new album, Computant. The band will celebrate the release in Dayton on July 13, and Kaleidsocope host Juliet Fromholt spoke to them by phone ahead of the show.

In Rebels and Underdogs: The Story of Ohio Rock and Roll, author Garin Pirnia explores the past and present of Ohio's modern rock scene city by city.  With a chapter devoted to Dayton, Pirnia delves into several seminal rock bands.  She spoke with Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt about how Dayton fits into the state's larger musical picture.

Rebels and Underdogs: The Story of Ohio Rock and Roll is available now.

Stringus Khan
Juliet Fromholt / WYSO

Comprised of old friends and bandmates, Stringus Khan is a five piece bluegrass band that made their WYSO debut live on Kaleidoscope ahead of the show at Middletown's Old Crow Bar.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about forming the band, live performance and more.

Stringus Khan will perform at Middletown's Old Crow Bar on Saturday, June 30 with Controversy for Breakfast and California Howdy. More information at: https://www.facebook.com/events/742441679295317/

Limon Chique
courtesy of the band

Dayton-based trio Limon Chique made their WYSO debut with a live set on Kaleidoscope.  The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about their roots, recording their new album Obedience All the Way to Death, and more.

Limon Chique's new album is available now here: https://limonchique.bandcamp.com/album/obedience-all-the-way-to-death

Follow the band at: https://www.facebook.com/limonchique

Hailing from Fort Wayne, IN, members of Bloody Tamborine and the Musical Mafia joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the studio for a live performance on WYSO.  The band talked about writing, recording and more. 

Learn more about Bloody Tamborine and the Musical Mafia at: https://www.facebook.com/BloodyTambourineandtheMusicalMafia/

courtesy of Kevin Heider

Kevin Heider returned to the WYSO studios to share some unreleased songs live on Kaleidoscope and talk about his newest project, Song and Story, a podcast that explores the artistry and process of songwriting through interviews focusing on a single track.

Song & Story is available on all major podcasting platform and http://songandstorypodcast.com/

Far From Eden returned to the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope ahead of the release of their new, full length album Time for a Falling Sky. The band talked with host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, the upcoming release show and more.

Far From Eden will celebrate the release of Time for a Falling Sky on Saturday, June 16 at Oscar's in Vandalia.

A Voice of Your Own
via A Voice of Your Own

Performing as A Voice of Your Own, James Crabtree, Levi Short, Tyler Conley, Johnny Mcconnell, and Matt Mihalus visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope.  They talked with host Juliet Fromholt about transitioning from a solo project to a band, writing, recording and more.

A Voice of Your Own will perform at Blind Bob's in downtown Dayton on July 28. Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/events/1711598048938859/

 

Performing as Rehugnant Jazz Quartet, David Palmer, Ian Borg, Kerry Jordan, and Randy Jones joined Kaleiodscope host Juliet Fromholt for a live set in the WYSO studios.

Rehugnant Jazz Quartet will perform at North 2nd Tap & Bottle in Hamilton on June 15. Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/Rehugnant-jazz-quartet-1539385993011345/

Bookends
via https://www.facebook.com/bookendsmusicofficial

Performing as Bookends, Savannah Merlin and Joseph Lawal visited the WYSO studios for a live set on Kaleidoscope. They talked with host Juliet Fromholt about songwriting, recording and more.

Bookends will perform at York St. Cafe in Newport, KY on June 1 with Blue Moon Soup. Learn more at: https://www.facebook.com/bookendsmusicofficial/

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