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9:55 am
Thu July 16, 2015

Join Jamal Ahmad and Mark Angel Friday 2-4p @ West End MARTA

Join your WCLK family Friday July 17th at 2pm as we broadcast live from the Fresh MARTA Market at West End Station. There will be live food demonstrations, giveaways, and you can be part of a live, with the people edition of The Soul of Jazz with Jamal Ahmad. Jamal will be joined live by DJ Mark Angel.

Bring your bag and pick up some fresh produce as MARTA introduces fresh vegatables to the West End Station.

Everyone is welcome. For more informatijon click here.

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Jazz
10:35 am
Wed July 15, 2015

Roy Haynes Featured Sunday @3p On Jazz In The New Millennium On WCLK

Roy Haynes

Jazz In The New Millennium with Rick Mitchell airs on on WCLK Sundays at 3pm following the Sunday Jazz Suite with Debb Moore. This week's program features legendary drummer Roy Haynes, known as Snap Crackle to some.

For more information about Jazz In The New Millennium, click here.

More information about Roy Haynes is available here.

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Community Engagement
7:15 am
Sat July 11, 2015

Restorative Justice On The Local Take With Kiplyn Primus

Convicts leased to harvest timber circa 1915, in Florida
Credit Wikipedia / Creative Commons

As part of her ongoing series of discussions and programs about Restorative Justice, Kiplyn Primus talks with Tracy Rolle, community advocate and author of NCHARGE, A Guide To Managing A Result Driven Life After Incarceration.

Through her worked with a loved one in the criminal justice system, Rolle developed a knowledge base and some strategies that can help people in prison transition back into society with a legitimate second chance, and help their families keep it together during difficult times.

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Community Engagement
9:24 am
Fri July 10, 2015

Are You Dating Someone? What Does That Really Mean? Listen Live Heart To Heart With Dr. Tartt Wed 6p

Romeo and Juliet detail by Frank Dicksee
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Dr. Alduan Tartt returns Tuesday at 6pm on WCLK with Heart To Heart Presented by Verizon Wireless. Is dating outdated? What is the purpose of dating? Sex, committment, good company, a courtship?

Dr. Tartt will be joined by Dr. Aaron Turpeau and they will take your calls and questions live, and try to give you positive solutions in your relationship.

Dr. Tartt stopped by Morning Jazz to talk with Morris Baxter about Tuesday's program.

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Jazz
2:10 pm
Thu July 9, 2015

Joey Sommerville Talks Smooth Summer Nights Saturday Performance At Mable House

Horn player and composer Joey Somerville is more than just a friend to WCLK, he's part of the family. He is also part of a great lineup Saturday night at Mable House Barnes Ampitheatre, part of the Wade Ford Smooth Summer Jazz Series. This weekend's edition includes Peabo Bryson, Brian Simpson, Kim Waters and another great friend of WCLK, Norman Brown.

Joey Sommerville dropped by the station to talk with Jamal Ahmad about it during the Soul of Jazz.

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Community Engagement
10:49 am
Thu July 9, 2015

Jazz 91.9 * Jazzette * Summer Issue

Credit Shed Jackson

  Click here for your Summer Issue of the Jazzette.  Inside this issue:  Swing with Jazz 91.9  +   Experience Jazz in the New Millennium   +  Wednesday WindDown with us on July 15  +  programming highlights  +   live music and events  +   Jazz Profile and CD Poll results  +  more…

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Jazz
9:36 am
Thu July 9, 2015

Charlie Haden and Gonzalo Rubalcaba's Tokyo Adagio on Serenade To The City on WLCK

If you listen overnights on WCLK to Serenade To The City with Aaron Cohen, you'll be hearing cuts off of the new Impulse! release Tokyo Adagio, featuring bassist Haden and Cuban pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba. They collaborated on several recordings but this 2005 live date at Blue Note Tokyo is considered their very best together.

You can purchase Tokyo Adagio from Amazon at the link below and a portion of the proceeds will go towards the continued non-commercial operation of WCLK.

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Arts
12:47 pm
Thu July 2, 2015

R&B singer Anthony David to star in Blues Musical 'Chasin' dem Blues'

Anthony David

R&B/soul vocalist, Anthony David is making his theatrical debut this summer in Kevin Ramsey’s Chasin’ dem Blues: The Untold Story of Paramount Records.  Best known for his 2008 song “Words”, a duet with contemporary R&B singer India.Arie, David will play the role of bluesman, Blue. This is David’s first time working with Kenny Leon’s True Color’s Theatre Company.

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Jazz
10:06 am
Thu July 2, 2015

George and Chico Freeman Keep Chicago Jazz Family Tradition Alive On 'All In The Family'

Chico Freeman

Saxophonist Chico Freeman and Guitarist George Freeman have never recorded together before All In The Family, released on the Chicago-based Southport, an independent label out of Sparrow Sound Design Recording Studios.

This is traditional acoustic jazz with George's signature electric jazz guitar and vintage amp, featuring all original compositions that remind many of us here at WCLK of everything from Getz to Hancock to Montgomery, while remaining wholly new.

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Jazz
6:51 pm
Wed July 1, 2015

Get Ready for Power of Love Experience: A Tribute to Luther Vandross

Luther Vandross

The Luther Vandross Estate announced a partnership with Hidden Beach Experiences and Marcus Miller today to create The Power of Love Experience – A Tribute to the Life of Luther Vandross.  Commemorating 10 years since the world lost the multiple award-winning vocalist, all three entities have engaged in an exclusive agreement to produce this musical narrative that will tour 15 U.S. markets.

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