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2:35 pm
Fri January 24, 2014

Tavis Smiley To Interview Dr. Louis W. Sullivan

Join us for the Tavis Smiley Show Saturday morning at 8am as Tavis previews next week's State of The Union Address from President Obama.  Tavis will also talk with Morehouse School of Medicine President Emeritus Dr. Louis Sullivan about his new biography "Breaking Ground-My Life In Medicine."

For more about The Tavis Smiley Radio Show, click here.

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Jazz
7:25 am
Sat January 18, 2014

Serenade To The City Pick Of The Week--T. K. Blue

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.  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.

His new release is called A Warm Embrace.  WCLK Program Director Aaron Cohen has pulled the title track and When Sunny Gets Blue for some spins on Serenade To The City, Atlanta's Overnight Jazz Soundtrack(Mon-Fri 10p-2a).

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Jazz
12:53 pm
Fri January 17, 2014

Save The Date--WCLK 40th Anniversary Concert May 9 With George Benson

George Benson is celebrating Atlanta's Jazz Station on our 40th anniversary with an exclusive benefit performance Friday May 9 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre.  Tickets go on sale next week!

Community Engagement
10:22 am
Fri January 17, 2014

Hosea Feed The Hungry Feeds 10,000 Monday For Dr. King

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.  In the run up to Monday's event,  they can still use contributions from supporters.  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 here.

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Jazz
2:39 pm
Thu January 16, 2014

Laura Coyle Chats With Jamal Ahmad in Advance of Friday Jazz @ The High

Jazz vocalist of note Laura Coyle and her Quintet provide the musical soundtrack to Friday Jazz At The High Museum this week.  WCLK's Jamal Ahmad will be your emcee at this event, and he sat down to chat with Coyle in advance of her performance.  Friday Jazz this week will also serve as the kickoff of WCLK's 40th Anniversary Celebration.  We hope to see you there.

For more information on Laura Coyle, click here.

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Community Engagement
11:41 am
Tue January 14, 2014

WCLK 40th Anniversary Kickoff At Friday Jazz at The High

Join WCLK Friday at 5pm for Friday Jazz At The High Museum as we kick off our 40th Anniversary celebration.  Jamal Ahmad is your host and The Laura Coyle Quintet is the live entertainment.  Your museum admission gains admission to the Friday Jazz, as WCLK begins our year long celebration  in recognition of the day in April, 1974 we went on the air bringing Jazz to Atlanta.  So skip the Friday traffic jam and join Atlanta's Jazz Station for the celebration.

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Community Engagement
10:38 am
Sat January 11, 2014

Your Health Connection Featured Cervical Cancer Issues, Awareness Wed at 6 P

Your Health Connection for January features a look at current issues and possibilities with regards to cervical cancer.  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.

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Community Engagement
2:36 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

The Local Take Welcomes Moral Mondays At The Georgia Capitol

Kiplyn Primus took calls live Saturday morning, January 11 at seven on The Local Take, just before Tavis Smiley.  Moral Mondays are coming to the Georgia Legislature this session, beginning Monday, January 13. Grass roots protestors will gather at the state capitol each week to let our political leaders know that health care access and voting rights are issues all Georgians take seriously.

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Jazz
7:00 pm
Sun January 5, 2014

Morris In The Morning Has Your Morning Jazz On WCLK

Join Morris In The Morning each Monday through Friday from 6a until 10a for the wake up call to get your day moving.  Morris will have his daily motivations, Fonda Smith joins in with the latest news and traffic information to ease your commute, and you'll hear Atlanta's best mix of contemporary jazz music.

So make sure you're tuned to 91.9 FM to start your day listening to Atlanta's anti-depressant of the airwaves.

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Community Engagement
6:52 am
Sat January 4, 2014

Donate Your Old Car And Support Atlanta's Jazz Station WCLK

Did you know you can donate your used car to Jazz 91.9 WCLK and help support public radio?  Turn your used vehicle into valuable radio programming for the entire community. We'll take cars, trucks, vans, RV's, boats if they are on a trailer, and motorcycles that are running.  You'll feel better for helping, and your neighbors will be glad to see that busted hoopty out of your back yard.

Donating is easy! Just call 1 (888) 448-3925. A representative will explain all the details, including the possibility of same-day service.

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