WCLK http://wclk.com en Jazz 91.9 WCLK and CAU Department of English Poetry Competition http://wclk.com/post/jazz-919-wclk-and-cau-department-english-poetry-competition <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">April is National Poetry Month and Jazz 91.9 </span>WCLK<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Clark Atlanta University (</span>CAU<span style="line-height: 1.5;">) Department of English presents a poetry competition for poets ages 18 and up.&nbsp; Poets are invited to submit original poetry on topics ranging from the joy of being alive to commentary about social and political issues.&nbsp; Do you want to praise someone; heal a broken heart with your words; or, celebrate the future?&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Subm Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:38:46 +0000 Shed Jackson 1540 at http://wclk.com Jazz 91.9 WCLK and CAU Department of English Poetry Competition Take Six, Kirk Whalum and Nnena Freelon Celebrate Ray Charles Tonight! http://wclk.com/post/take-six-kirk-whalum-and-nnena-freelon-celebrate-ray-charles-tonight <p></p><p>It's not too late to be there for tonight's Jazz Roots event at Cobb Energy Peforming Arts Centre, featuring Take Six, Kirk Whalum, Nnena Freelon, Clint Holmes, The Clark Atlanta University Band and Singers and the Ebenezer Church Choir.&nbsp; They will be celebrating the diverse stylings of Albany Georgia's Ray Charles.</p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:29:44 +0000 Rob Maynard 1505 at http://wclk.com Take Six, Kirk Whalum and Nnena Freelon Celebrate Ray Charles Tonight! Jazz 91.9 WCLK 40th Anniversary Jazz Legacy Gala & Concert http://wclk.com/post/jazz-919-wclk-40th-anniversary-jazz-legacy-gala-concert <p>In addition to a special serenade by Dianne Reeves, the Jazz Legacy Gala includes dinner and tributes. &nbsp;&nbsp; Ticket purchase to the Gala includes a ticket to the George Benson Concert.&nbsp; Reserve your table seats by<a href="http://205.129.191.141/alleg/WebModule/Donate.aspx?P=GALA40&amp;PAGETYPE=PLG&amp;CHECK=IW13MNNPfGhPc9VyUZ%2bQihiCxtaFReuS"> clicking here</a>.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 20:07:55 +0000 Shed Jackson 1492 at http://wclk.com Jazz 91.9 WCLK 40th Anniversary Jazz Legacy Gala & Concert CAU Galleries Art Auction Sunday 2-5pm-Renowned Artists Celebrate Richard A. Long http://wclk.com/post/cau-galleries-art-auction-sunday-2-5pm-renowned-artists-celebrate-richard-long <p></p><p>Sunday afternoon February 9 from 2-5pm is the time and CAU's Trevor Arnett Hall is the place for <strong>Ascending Yellow</strong> at the Clark Atlanta University Galleries.&nbsp; This festive celebration of great visual and spoken word arts will feature an auction of internationally renowned artwork with proceeds going towards the historic permanent collection at CAU.&nbsp; Broadway and television actress Lisa Arrindell Anderson will emcee.</p><p>The Clark Atlanta University Galleries are located in Trevor Arnett Hall on the CAU Campus.</p> Thu, 06 Feb 2014 15:27:35 +0000 Rob Maynard 1483 at http://wclk.com CAU Galleries Art Auction Sunday 2-5pm-Renowned Artists Celebrate Richard A. Long 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 Hosea Feed The Hungry Feeds 10,000 Monday For Dr. King http://wclk.com/post/hosea-feed-hungry-feeds-10000-monday-dr-king <p></p><p>WCLK's Fonda Smith will be filing reports Monday morning with updates from the annual Hosea Feed The Hungry MLK Jr Day Festival Of Services at the Georgia International Convention Center in College Park.&nbsp; In the run up to Monday's event,&nbsp; they can still use contributions from supporters.&nbsp; If you would like to pitch in at the last minute as part of this annual King Day service event, reach out to HFTH by clicking <a href="http://Please merge SAT 1/18 logs. SAT 1/18 VT log has been exported.">here</a>.</p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 15:22:27 +0000 Rob Maynard 1472 at http://wclk.com Hosea Feed The Hungry Feeds 10,000 Monday For Dr. King Your Health Connection Featured Cervical Cancer Issues, Awareness Wed at 6 P http://wclk.com/post/your-health-connection-featured-cervical-cancer-issues-awareness-wed-6-p <p></p><p>Your Health Connection for January features a look at current issues and possibilities with regards to cervical cancer.&nbsp; January is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, and CCRTD and WCLK will bring you a conversation you or your loved ones can use to help cause healthy outcomes.</p> Sat, 11 Jan 2014 15:38:51 +0000 Rob Maynard 1463 at http://wclk.com Your Health Connection Featured Cervical Cancer Issues, Awareness Wed at 6 P 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 Rhonda Thomas Sings Baby, It's Cold Outside, Christmas Jazz On WCLK http://wclk.com/post/rhonda-thomas-sings-baby-its-cold-outside-christmas-jazz-wclk <p></p><p>Atlanta's own Rhonda Thomas can be heard throughout the year on WCLK, but we love to play her Christmas music.&nbsp; You can hear her duet with Alex Lattimore, a cover of the soul classic <em>Baby, It's Cold Outside</em> during the holiday season on Atlanta's Jazz Station.&nbsp; That cut comes from her Christmas album <strong><em>Little Drummer Girl</em></strong></p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 20:45:10 +0000 Rob Maynard 1399 at http://wclk.com Rhonda Thomas Sings Baby, It's Cold Outside, Christmas Jazz On WCLK WCLK Remembers Nelson Mandela http://wclk.com/post/wclk-remembers-nelson-mandela <p></p><p>WCLK and all of our listeners and members fondly recall the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela.&nbsp; Smiley and West devoted their December 7 program to memories of Mandela, including conversations with Ron Dellums, Maxine Waters, and Afre Woodard.</p><p>You can listen to that program on demand by clicking <a href="http://www.tavistalks.com/app/sw/thisweek.html">here</a>.</p> Sat, 07 Dec 2013 14:17:05 +0000 Rob Maynard 1366 at http://wclk.com WCLK Remembers Nelson Mandela