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

The Asylum dance club in downtown Dayton
courtesy of Matt Freeman

Open from the mid-1990's until 2005, The Asylum was one of Dayton's biggest dance clubs and home to a community of regulars.  Today, those regulars and many newcomers celerbate the spirit and community surrounding the Asylum at an annual reunion dance party.  DJ and organizer Matt Freeman joined Kaleidoscope host Juliet Fromholt in the WYSO studios for a preview of the event.

Isicle and Phil Bradley Hutchinson live on Kaleidoscope.
Maria Ramirez / WYSO

A multi-facted musician, producer and DJ, Isicle combines influences from jazz to Frank Zappa to spoken word for a musicial experience that defies genre.  Along with horn player and frequent collaborator Phil Bradley Hutchinson, Isicle visited the WYSO studios to perform live on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about his musical journey.

Isicle's music is available at https://isicle.bandcamp.com/

Strobobean
Ryan Back / via https://www.facebook.com/strobobean/

Wrapping up their most recent tour, Strobobean visited the WYSO studio for a live performance on Kaleidoscope.  Katrina Eresman, Jake Langknecht, and Brianna Kelly talked with host Juliet Fromholt about the tour, writing and recording, and their plans for the new year.

Strobobean will perform at Northside Tavern on Saturday, November 23 with Ted Tyro and Mynah Tones.

When seminal songwriter Daniel Johnston died in September, tributes and stories of his music's impact resonated around the world and in the Dayton music community.  A group of local musicians will gather to celebrate Johnston's life and songs at Blind Bob's.  Jason Trout joined Kaleidsocope host Juliet Fromholt for a preview of the event.

A Daniel Johnston Celebration is Sunday, November 24 at Blind Bob's in downtown Dayton.

Songwriter Kevin Heider returned to the WYSO studios ahead of a full band show at the Steam Plant which benefits St. Vincent de Paul, a local organization that provides shelter, food, clothing and other resources to community members in need.  Heider performed live on Kaleidoscope and talked to host Juliet Fromholt about his latest album Ohio, songwriting and more. They were joined by St.

GoodnightGoodnight return to the WYSO studios for a live performance on Kaleidoscope ahead of the release of their new full length album, I love You Fiercely. The band talked to host Juliet Fromholt about writing and recording the album, the upcoming release party and more.

GoodnightGoodnight will celebrate the release of I Love You Fiercely on Saturday, November 16 at Blind Bob's in downtown Dayton.

Tino and Moira
Juliet Fromholt / WYSO

Fans of each other's music before they were friends, Moira and Tino's collaboration began onstage spontaneously. Now the musicians are preparing to release a two-song cassette for Local Music Day, November 9. Moira and Tino visited the WYSO studios to preview the songs on Kaleidoscope with Juliet Fromholt.

Rigby Summer
https://www.facebook.com/RigbySummerMusic

Oklahoma based songwriter Rigby Summer is preparing to release her debut album in 2020.  Summer visited the WYSO studios for a live, acoustic set on Kaleidoscope and talked with host Juliet Fromholt about songwriting, recording the album, and more.

For information on the release date of Rigby Summer's debut album and upcoming tour dates, follow her on social media

A Halloween tradition continues when Baron Von Porkchop visits the WYSO studios to talk to Kaleidsocope Juliet Fromholt.  This year, the TV horror host talks about the third season of his Terrifying Tales of the Macabre, upcoming cinematic events, and his fellow Dayton horror hosts.

http://www.hexadiode.com/

Balancing the experimental with more classic industrial and EBM, Jonas Miseh and Tim Krug are preparing to release their latest album as Hexadiode.  Krug visited the WYSO studios to talk about crafting Metaxy, the upcoming release show and more.

Hexadiode will celebrate the release of Metaxy on Friday, November 1 at Blind Bob's. They'll also perform on November 30 at Bar Granada.

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