WCLK 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 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 <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><p></p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:29:09 +0000 Rob Maynard 1702 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 Fred Hersch Floats On, With A Dynamic Trio In Tow http://wclk.com/post/fred-hersch-floats-dynamic-trio-tow The last time <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/14997031/fred-hersch" target="_blank">Fred Hersch</a> was featured on <em>Weekend Edition Saturday</em>, the headline read, "Back On Stage By No Small Miracle." It was 2009, and scarcely a year earlier, the jazz pianist had suffered AIDS-related dementia and fallen into a coma for several months. Since recovering, Hersch has come roaring back to music, releasing a string of live albums to critical success.<em></em><p>A new studio recording by Hersch's trio came out earlier this month; it's called <em>Floating</em>. Sat, 19 Jul 2014 06:03:00 +0000 NPR Staff 1698 at http://wclk.com Fred Hersch Floats On, With A Dynamic Trio In Tow Carmen Lundy On Piano Jazz http://wclk.com/post/carmen-lundy-piano-jazz <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/16099645/carmen-lundy">Carmen Lundy</a>'s contralto voice perfectly conveys the soul and depth of her compositions. She joined <em>Piano Jazz</em> host <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15123605/marian-mcpartland">Marian McPartland</a> in 1999 to perform <em>Mary Lou's Mass</em> by <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15394732/mary-lou-williams">Mary Lou Williams</a> at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C.<p>In this <em>Piano Jazz</em> session from 2000, Lundy teams with McPartland again, along with her brother, bassist Curtis Lundy. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 16:54:00 +0000 editor 1697 at http://wclk.com Carmen Lundy On Piano Jazz 'Live In The Present': Charlie Haden Remembered http://wclk.com/post/live-present-charlie-haden-remembered <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IkudQrnQFHc</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x8eMfc6TjoA</p><p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BeNMnMY9VWE</p> Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:54:00 +0000 editor 1696 at http://wclk.com 'Live In The Present': Charlie Haden Remembered