News http://wclk.com en John Eaves' Annual Back To School Event Happens Tuesday, July 29 http://wclk.com/post/john-eaves-annual-back-school-event-happens-tuesday-july-29 <p></p><p>Fulton County Commission Chairman John Eaves joined Rob Maynard on the WCLK Public Affairs Block to talk about his annual Back-To-School Kickoff Event.</p><p></p> Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:36:09 +0000 Rob Maynard 1706 at http://wclk.com John Eaves' Annual Back To School Event Happens Tuesday, July 29 Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31 http://wclk.com/post/jon-goode-and-faith-carmichael-talk-nbaf-next-atlanta-salon-july-31-0 <p></p><p>Jon Goode is an Emmy Award-Winning HBO Def Poet.&nbsp; You've seen his work all over television, and if you attend The NEXT Salon at the Hammonds House Museum on Peeples Street in Historic West End on Thursday, July 31, you can see him slam some verse.&nbsp; Goode and NEXT Executive Director Faith Carmichael joined Kiplyn Primus to talk about it on the WCLK Public Affairs Block, heard Saturday mornings from 7-8am before Tavis on WCLK.</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:34:04 +0000 Rob Maynard 1705 at http://wclk.com Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31 Support Homeless Veterans At Fourth Ward Jazz Benefit Friday @6pm http://wclk.com/post/support-homeless-veterans-fourth-ward-jazz-benefit-friday-6pm <p></p><p>The Veterans Empowerment Project of Georgia seeks to provide a wide range of services needed by veterans of our armed services who are homeless.&nbsp; They are holding a jazz-themed event Friday July 25 @ 6pm at the Helene Mills Multi-Purpose Center at 515 John Wesley Dobbs Avenue in the Old Fourth Ward.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 13:54:09 +0000 Rob Maynard 1704 at http://wclk.com Support Homeless Veterans At Fourth Ward Jazz Benefit Friday @6pm WCLK Business Member Cheryl Wilson http://wclk.com/post/wclk-business-member-cheryl-wilson <p>WCLK member Cheryl Wilson with AtlantaCashHomes.com decided to promote her business and support WCLK at the same time by becoming a WCLK Business Member.</p><p>Wilson enjoys listening to WCLK after a day of talking to sellers and looking at properties. She handles the day to day operations at AtlantaCashHomes.com, and is passionate about finding creative solutions for home owners who need to sell their homes but don’t want to make repairs. Additionally, she helps landlords who are ready to retire their investment portfolio.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:55:08 +0000 Rob Maynard 1703 at http://wclk.com WCLK Business Member Cheryl Wilson Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK newsletter - JULY Issue http://wclk.com/post/jazzette-jazz-919-wclk-newsletter-july-issue <p></p> Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:43:55 +0000 Shed Jackson 1701 at http://wclk.com Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK newsletter - JULY Issue Fulton Focus Features National Night Out, Back To School, Affordable Housing and Election Info http://wclk.com/post/fulton-focus-features-national-night-out-back-school-affordable-housing-and-election-info <p></p><p>Fulton Focus is a partnership between WCLK and Fulton County Communications that helps everyone be aware of programs and initiatives available to the nearly 1 million people living in WCLK's home county.</p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 15:00:30 +0000 Rob Maynard 1699 at http://wclk.com Fulton Focus Features National Night Out, Back To School, Affordable Housing and Election Info Underground Atlanta Heritage Arts and Soul Festival July 25-27 http://wclk.com/post/underground-atlanta-heritage-arts-and-soul-festival-july-25-27 <p></p><p>Underground Atlanta has been a proud supporter of WCLK for many years.&nbsp; There is a big event coming up at Underground Atlanta Friday through Sunday, July 25 through the 27<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp; The 19<sup>th</sup> Annual Heritage Arts and Soul Festival will include over 30 artists and designers, an artist lecture series, live music, and special heritage events.&nbsp;</p><p>For information about all of the events at this year's Heritage Arts and Soul Festival, click <a href="http://www.heritageartsfestival.net/">here</a>.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 15:35:30 +0000 Rob Maynard 1695 at http://wclk.com Underground Atlanta Heritage Arts and Soul Festival July 25-27 NBAF Brings Wynton Marsalis To ATL 7/25. Wynton Calls Rivablue To Talk About It http://wclk.com/post/nbaf-brings-wynton-marsalis-atl-725-wynton-calls-rivablue-talk-about-it <p></p><p>The National Black Arts Festival Proudly Presents The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, led by Music Director Wynton Marsalis on Friday, July 25, 8:00PM, at the Woodruff Arts Center, Atlanta, Symphony Hall.&nbsp; Marsalis dialed up Rivablue, host of The Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK, to talk about it.</p><p>If you would like to attand the July 25 NBAF event at Woodruff Arts Center, click <a href="http://nbaf.org/2014/07/13/nbaf-proudly-presents-jazz-lincoln-center-orchestra-led-music-director-wynton-marsalis/">here</a> for information.</p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 17:30:40 +0000 Rob Maynard 1693 at http://wclk.com NBAF Brings Wynton Marsalis To ATL 7/25. Wynton Calls Rivablue To Talk About It The NEXT: Salon brings emerging Atlanta talent to Hammonds House Museum http://wclk.com/post/next-salon-brings-emerging-atlanta-talent-hammonds-house-museum <p></p> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 15:53:16 +0000 Shed Jackson 1692 at http://wclk.com The NEXT: Salon brings emerging Atlanta talent to Hammonds House Museum Jay Edwards Welcomes Lenny White, Letizia Gambi To Jazz Tones On WCLK http://wclk.com/post/jay-edwards-welcomes-lenny-white-letizia-gambi-jazz-tones-wclk <p></p><p>Jay Edwards was joined on Jazz Tones July 12 by both the legendary Lenny White and Letizia Gambi.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Here's what Gambi's website says by way of introduction:</p><p><span style="font-size: 10pt;"><b>INTRODUCING LETIZIA GAMBI"</b> is the title of the debut recording by vocalist <strong>Letizia Gambi</strong>, a project conceived and developed with one of the most acclaimed musicians recording today, jazz drummer, producer, and multi <b>Grammy Award</b> winner, <strong>Lenny White</strong>.</span></p> Sat, 12 Jul 2014 15:00:53 +0000 Rob Maynard 1690 at http://wclk.com Jay Edwards Welcomes Lenny White, Letizia Gambi To Jazz Tones On WCLK