Jazz 91.9 WCLK Atlanta's Jazz Station

Jazz
11:25 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Lira Drops By WCLK, Sprinkles Neo-Soul Fairy Dust, Talks With Jamal Ahmad

Platinum-selling South African singer/model/actress Lira has already conquered South Africa and much of Europe with her irresistible blend of R&B, Jazz and African styles.  She appears tonight in Atlanta at Vinyl at Center Stage as part of a short East-West Coast U.S. tour.

Lira dropped by to chat with Jamal Ahmad on The Soul of Jazz, and left us all entranced.

You can purchase Lira's lates record Rise Again from Amazon via the link below and support WCLK at the same time:

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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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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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Jazz
11:37 am
Fri May 30, 2014

WCLK Pick of The Week, Cindy Bradley's Bliss

WCLK PD Aaron Cohen has added Cindy Bradley's Bliss to the station's rotation, particularly playing the cut Riverside Jive.  Bradley cites her major influences in jazz as fellow-trumpet players Freddie Hubbard, Lee Morgan and Blue Mitchell. When she is not touring or playing at jazz festivals, she works as a public elementary school band teacher in New Jersey.

For more information about Cindy Bradley, click here.

You can purchase a copy of Bliss at the Amazon link below and support WCLK at the same time.

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Business
10:23 am
Sat May 17, 2014

CAU's Dr. Peter Molnar Talks Big Data and Career Opportunities

CAU's Peter Molnar, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor in the Clark Atlanta University Department of Computer and Information Science, who last week was among a select group of industry leaders chosen to deliver keynote addresses at the Atlanta branch of the "Big Data Week" global conference.

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Community Engagement
6:10 am
Sat May 17, 2014

Atlanta Business League 36th Annual CEO Appreciation Luncheon Tue 5/21

The Atlanta Business League holds it's 36th Annual CEO Appreciation Luncheon on Tuesday, May 21 at the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta.  This year's honorees include

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Jazz
12:26 pm
Fri May 9, 2014

George Benson Talks With Morris Baxter

In advance of his appearance at WCLK's 40th Anniversary Gala and Concert, George Benson stopped by to talk with WCLK's Morris Baxter about his career and his return to the Atlanta stage.

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Community Engagement
10:26 am
Sat May 3, 2014

Dating Do's and Don'ts For Healthy Relationships On The Call To True Beauty

Host Daphne Walker is joined by CAU Psychologist Dr. Gregory Bass Wednesday at 6pm for the May edition of The Call To True Beauty.  This is a live, interactive talk show featuring your calls.  The Call To True Beauty deals with the real world issues of domestic and dating violence with the goal of helping you find happy, healthy relationships.

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Business
3:56 pm
Thu May 1, 2014

WCLK Business Member Kev Hayes

Kev Hayes

WCLK Business Member Kev Hayes of Kev Hayes Music has made the step up to promote his business and support Atlanta's Jazz Public Radio Station.

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