Mark Angel http://wclk.com en Jose James Drops By WCLK, Helps Jamal Ahmad During Pledge Drive http://wclk.com/post/jose-james-drops-wclk-helps-jamal-ahmad-during-pledge-drive <p></p><p>Jose James is considered by many to be the greatest contemporary jazz vocalist.&nbsp; He plays live in ATL tonight at The Variety Playhouse.&nbsp; Of course he stopped by WCLK to talk with Jamal Ahmad on the Soul of Jazz, and helped Jamal and Mark Angel during our Fiscal Year End Membership Campaign.&nbsp; Because that's the kind of guy he is.</p><p>You can support jazz public radio WCLK by purchasing Jose James' new release While You Were Sleeping by purchasing it from Amazon using the link below:</p> Sat, 28 Jun 2014 16:57:44 +0000 Rob Maynard 1673 at http://wclk.com Jose James Drops By WCLK, Helps Jamal Ahmad During Pledge Drive Neo-Soul To Blues and Jazz @ Bessie Smith Heritage Festival This Weekend In Chattanooga http://wclk.com/post/neo-soul-blues-and-jazz-bessie-smith-heritage-festival-weekend-chattanooga <p></p><p>The 6th Annual Bessie Smith Heritage Festival goes down this weekend in the heart of Chattanooga, and features two days&nbsp; of Blues, Jazz, Neo Soul and R&amp;B.&nbsp; ATL's own (and friend of WCLK) Joey Sommerville will be blowing his horn there, too.&nbsp; Joey stopped by to talk a little with Mark Angel about this weekend's festival, just a hop, skip and jump up I-75 to celebrate the life of American Blues original Bessie Smith, a native of Chattanooga.</p> Fri, 09 Aug 2013 16:13:14 +0000 Rob Maynard 978 at http://wclk.com Neo-Soul To Blues and Jazz @ Bessie Smith Heritage Festival This Weekend In Chattanooga