Bobby Jackson http://wclk.com en WCLK Remembers One of Our Own--Bobby Jackson http://wclk.com/post/wclk-remembers-one-our-own-bobby-jackson <p>WCLK mourns the passing of our former Program Director Bobby Jackson, the host of The Roots of Smooth.&nbsp; Jackson wrote, broadcast, lectured and otherwise promoted jazz constantly during his too-short lifetime.&nbsp; WCLK listeners regularly hear Bobby’s voice on Sunday afternoons from 3-4pm on Atlanta’s Jazz Station.&nbsp;&nbsp; We will bring you more information about the future direction of that show as we learn it.&nbsp; In the meanwhile our prayers and good wishes go to his family and loved ones.&nbsp; Jazz in heaven just gained a great emcee.</p> Tue, 10 Dec 2013 18:12:06 +0000 Rob Maynard 1374 at http://wclk.com WCLK Remembers One of Our Own--Bobby Jackson WCLK Is Your Home For NPR Jazz http://wclk.com/post/wclk-your-home-npr-jazz <p></p><p>WCLK is not only Atlanta's home for Jazz for almost 40 years, we are also your home for Jazz Programming from National Public Radio.&nbsp; Each week you hear from Dee Dee Bridgewater on JazzSet,&nbsp;&nbsp; Piano Jazz, with Jon Weber carrying on the legacy of Marian McPartland .&nbsp; In addition we bring you jazz programming from the African American Public Radio Consortium/AAPRC, including The Roots of Smooth with Bobby Jackson and Cafe Jazz with Gene Knight.</p> Wed, 02 Oct 2013 12:05:31 +0000 Rob Maynard 1142 at http://wclk.com WCLK Is Your Home For NPR Jazz