Aaron Cohen http://wclk.com en Serenade To The City Pick of The Week-Harvey Mason's Chameleon http://wclk.com/post/serenade-city-pick-week-harvey-masons-chameleon <p></p><p>Drummer and Composer Harvey Mason has provided the beat for an astounding list of artists, from Frank Sinatra to John Legend, but he's probably best known for playing as part of the Headhunters, with Herbie Hancock.&nbsp; He's also a founding member of Fourplay.</p><p>Mason's new release <strong><em>Chameleon</em></strong> has a little something for everyone, if you are a fan of great beats.</p><p>WCLK PD Aaron Cohen is featuring Mason's new release on Serenade To The City, Mon-Fri 10p-2a on Atlanta's Jazz Station.&nbsp; You can also hear the new record throughout the day.</p> Wed, 23 Apr 2014 15:45:19 +0000 Rob Maynard 1568 at http://wclk.com Serenade To The City Pick of The Week-Harvey Mason's Chameleon Serenade To The City Pick of The Week-Citrus Sun http://wclk.com/post/serenade-city-pick-week-citrus-sun <p></p><p>Citrus Sun is a band that includes Bluey from Incognito and legendary finger picking guitarist Jim Mullen.&nbsp; Their new record <em>People of Tomorrow</em> also includes most members of Incognito.&nbsp; You might guess that WCLK is all over this, and you&nbsp; would be right.&nbsp; <em>People of Tomorrow</em> is the Serenade To The City Pick of The Week, chosen by station PD Aaron Cohen, who is currently playing Yesterday Detroit and People of Tomorrow on the station.</p><p>For more information about Citrus Sun, click <a href="https://www.facebook.com/citrussun2014">here</a>.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 13:52:08 +0000 Rob Maynard 1548 at http://wclk.com Serenade To The City Pick of The Week-Citrus Sun Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week, Nathan East http://wclk.com/post/serenade-city-pick-week-nathan-east <p></p><p>What do Daft Punk, Foreplay, Michael Jackson, Beyonce and Eric Clapton have in common?&nbsp; They all relied on the deft bass of Nathan East to drive their songs and hits.&nbsp; East has his own, self-titled record out right now.&nbsp; WCLK PD Aaron Cohen has named it his Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week.</p><p>You'll hear Daft Funk, among others, as you stay tuned to Atlanta's Jazz Station.</p><p>You can support WCLK by purchasing Nathan East's new record below:</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 19:04:52 +0000 Rob Maynard 1518 at http://wclk.com Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week, Nathan East Serenade To The City Pick of The Week-Takuya Kuroda Rising Son http://wclk.com/post/serenade-city-pick-week-takuya-kuroda-rising-son <p></p><p>Jazz 91.9 WCLK listeners may already know Takuya Kuroda from his trumpet playing in Jose James' band.&nbsp; Now Hiroda has his first record out on legendary jazz label Blue Note records.&nbsp; It's called <strong><em>Rising Son</em></strong>, and WCLK PD Aaron Cohen is featuring Piri Piri and Mala in Serenade To The City, overnights.</p><p>For more information about Takuya Kuroda, click <a href="http://www.takuyakuroda.com/live/">here</a>.</p><p>You can get a copy of Rising Son, and support 91.9 WCLK Atlanta's Jazz Station by purchasing it from Amazon at the link below:</p> Sat, 01 Mar 2014 16:34:07 +0000 Rob Maynard 1509 at http://wclk.com Serenade To The City Pick of The Week-Takuya Kuroda Rising Son Stand by Me Features CAU Philharmonic Society, Morehouse, Spelman College Glee Clubs Sunday @11a http://wclk.com/post/stand-me-features-cau-philharmonic-society-morehouse-spelman-college-glee-clubs-sunday-11a <p>Stand by Me: A Celebration of African-American Song,&nbsp; features new arrangements of traditional African American spirituals and includes performances by the Morehouse and Spelman College Glee Clubs and the Clark Atlanta University Philharmonic Society.&nbsp; This special African American History Month program is produced by WCLK, hosted by Program Director Aaron Cohen and&nbsp; it features Stephen M. Lee, arranger and composer of the music.</p><p>Stand by Me airs on Sunday, February 23 at 11am.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 20:23:25 +0000 Rob Maynard 1493 at http://wclk.com Stand by Me Features CAU Philharmonic Society, Morehouse, Spelman College Glee Clubs Sunday @11a Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week-Anton Schwartz Flash Mob http://wclk.com/post/serenade-city-pick-week-anton-schwartz-flash-mob <p></p><p>WCLK PD Aaron Cohen has picked the title track to Anton Schwartz' <strong>Flash Mob</strong> release to bring on some serious tenor sax riffage to late nights for Atlanta's jazz listeners.</p><p>Tim Wilkins at our jazz sister station WBGO in lovely Newark recently wrote an extended piece about Schwartz, you can read that by clicking <a href="http://www.wbgo.org/radar/anton-schwartz-flash-mob">here</a>.</p><p></p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 14:08:15 +0000 Rob Maynard 1491 at http://wclk.com Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week-Anton Schwartz Flash Mob Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week-Dianne Reeves Beautiful Life http://wclk.com/post/serenade-city-pick-week-dianne-reeves-beautiful-life <p></p><p>WCLK PD Aaron Cohen has added "Beautiful Life," the new release from singer Dianne Reeves to the WCLK rotation.&nbsp; You'll hear several evocative cover songs on this release, including Fleetwood Mac's "Dreams".</p><p>If you would like to purchase this record and support Atlanta's Jazz Station WCLK, click below:</p><p></p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 20:30:56 +0000 Rob Maynard 1482 at http://wclk.com Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week-Dianne Reeves Beautiful Life Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week--T. K. Blue http://wclk.com/post/serenade-city-pick-week-t-k-blue <p></p><p>Multi-instrumentalist T. K. Blue first learned to play tenor sax from Billy Mitchell, whose propulsive playing drove combos for both Count Basie and Dizzy Gillespie.&nbsp; In the years since, T. K. Blue, aka Talib Kibwe has worked with a whose who of straight ahead jazz including stints with Yusef Lateef, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, and Abdullah Ibrahim/Dollar Brand.</p> Sat, 18 Jan 2014 12:25:02 +0000 Rob Maynard 1474 at http://wclk.com Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week--T. K. Blue Bobby Watson Returns With Check Cashing Day, Exclusively on WCLK http://wclk.com/post/bobby-watson-returns-check-cashing-day-exclusively-wclk <p></p> Fri, 03 Jan 2014 15:02:48 +0000 Rob Maynard 1440 at http://wclk.com Bobby Watson Returns With Check Cashing Day, Exclusively on WCLK New York Voices Let It Snow On Overnight WCLK Christmas Jazz http://wclk.com/post/new-york-voices-let-it-snow-overnight-wclk-christmas-jazz <p></p><p>WCLK is there for you every night, every day.&nbsp; In the overnight hours PD Aaron Cohen likes to mix things up and that includes Christmas Music.&nbsp; You'll be hearing some from <strong><em>New York Voices/Let It Snow</em></strong> throughout the holiday season.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 13:37:02 +0000 Rob Maynard 1352 at http://wclk.com New York Voices Let It Snow On Overnight WCLK Christmas Jazz