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11:04 am
Tue June 17, 2014

WCLK Wednesday Winddown June 25 Featuring Milkshake, The4Korners

Celebrate the sounds and flavors of Summer at the Jazz 91.9 WCLK 40th Anniversary Edition of Wednesday Winddown in Centennial Olympic Park Concert Series  - Wednesday, June 25th, 5:30 p.m. with  trumpeter extraordinaire – Milkshake – and,  electrifying jazz fusionists:  The4Korners.  Morris Baxter, host of Morning Jazz, is your emcee.  Thanks to our sponsors: Wade ford, Atlanta’s Premier Ford Dealership and by Too Groovy Salon…the healthy hair care experts. 

For more information about Milkshake, click here.

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Community Engagement
7:00 am
Sat June 14, 2014

CAU Social Work Conference June 26--Ethics, Power and Persistence

The Whitney M. Young, Jr. School of Social Work at Clark Atlanta University is holding their annual conference, Social Work:  Ethics, Power and Persistence, June 26 from 10am until 5pm on the campus of Clark Atlanta University.   The Keynote Speaker is nationally known moderator and Social Worker Dr.

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Community Engagement
12:45 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK newsletter - JUNE Issue

Credit Shed Jackson

For your reading pleasure - the  Jazzette, Jazz 91.9 WCLK newsletter, June issue -  MARK your calendar #June18 *dances* station listening SAVE the date – August 25 – join the conversation #TCTB – check out staff music picks; live event listing and more in this issue.  Click here.

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Community Engagement
3:38 pm
Thu June 12, 2014

How Big Is Your Dream?

Jorel "JFly" Flynn is an artist, drummer, producer, and writer.  He is also the founder of the How BIG Is Your Dream Foundation, a non profit organization whose mission is to promote, educate, and develop the youth in our community to excel in music.

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Jazz
10:23 am
Thu June 12, 2014

Jay Edwards Talks M'Boom with Joe Chambers On Jazz Tones on WCLK

Legendary drummer Joe Chambers fronts the latest iteration of Max Roach's  amazing percussion ensemble called M'Boom, appearing 6/14@8p at the Rich Theatre at the Woodruff Arts Center at 8pm.

Jay Edwards on Joe Chambers:

Joe Chambers-- drummer, composer, vibraphonist and educator has performed with numerous icons in Jazz.  A native of Philadelphia and former drummer with Max Roach, Chambers appears in M'Boom. 

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Jazz
2:06 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

WCLK Pick of The Week--Theo Croker/Afro Physicist

WCLK Program Director Aaron Cohen has added the lastest from trumpet player Theo Croker.  The release is called Afro Physicist, and features a band including , , , , ,

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Community Engagement
12:04 pm
Wed June 11, 2014

Coping With Cancer on Best of Your Health Connection

Join us Wed June 11 at 6pm for the June edition of Your Health Connection with JaQuitta Williams.  This is a best of edition about coping with cancer featuring  Tiffany Cochran Edwards, Ezell Blues, and Christal Jordan.

L-R Ezell Blues, Tiffany Cochran, JaQuitta Williams, Christal Jordan

Tiffany Cochran was caregiver for her father Johnny Cochran through his battle with terminal brain cancer.  Ezell Blues is a nine year prostate cancer survivor who is also caring for a teenage son who has leukemia.  Publicist Christal Jordan is an ovarian cancer survivor.

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Jazz
1:00 pm
Tue June 10, 2014

Rivablue To Host Maya Angelou Tribute Wed Evening Cafe 290

Join WCLK's Rivablue Wednesday evening at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs for a special tribute to the late Dr. Maya Angelou.  The tribute to Dr. Maya Angelou will feature various performers including A'nja, Sandy Blair, LaTosha Brown, Mimi Johnson, Virginia Schenck, Hank Stewart, Urban Light, Debra Stackhouse and more.

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Jazz
1:21 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

Wednesday Winddown Slide Show

Credit Allen C. Blue http://momentsforever.zenfolio.com/

If you were at last week's May Wednesday Winddown Concert at Centennial Olympic Park, you had a blast listening to Marcell McCoy and Joey Sommerville bring the music.  If you want to relive that event, click here for Moments Forever Photography's pics of the event.

Join us Wednesday evening, June 25 for the next free Wednesday Winddown event featuring Milkshake Mayfield.

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Community Engagement
9:08 am
Sat May 31, 2014

Call To True Beauty Talks Domestic Violence In Pop Culture Wed @6p on WCLK

The Call To True Beauty asks some hard questions this month.  Do jokes and images of domestic violence in popular culture pave the way for tolerance of abusers?  Just what do women 'owe' men?  Do popular videos and music and images filled with misogyny and women as objects make it easier for men to abuse women?

Host Daphne Walker, President and CEO of Atlanta's Partnership Against Domestic Violence, will be joined by Tomeka Daniel, Senior Attorney supervising Domestic Violence for Georgia Legal Services, Macon Division.  They will talk about it, and take your phone calls live.

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