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Jazz
8:45 am
Wed July 30, 2014

Wolf Creek Jazz Series Breaks August 23 With Ken Ford, Ruben Studdard, Mike Phillips, Noel Gourdin

Wolf Creek Ampitheater in College Park brings WCLK listeners a night of live jazz music under the stars Saturday, August 23.  Expect the very best from Atlanta's own Ken Ford, part of a performance including Ruben Studdard, Mike Phillips, and Noel Gourdin.

Here's more information about the Wolf Creek Jazz Series from their Press Release:

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Jazz
2:01 pm
Tue July 29, 2014

WCLK Pick Of The Week Keith Jarrett Charlie Haden Last Dance

Charlie Haden was one of the enduring figures in straight ahead jazz in the modern era, not only for the music he forged with such collaborators as Ornette Coleman and Keith Jarrett, but also for the fact that he did not let the after effects of polio when he was 15 stand in his way of creating melodic, memorable sounds out of his famed double bass.

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Jazz
9:53 am
Tue July 29, 2014

WCLK Wednesday Winddown Features Antoine Knight, Jamal Ahmad, Morris Baxter

Urban Contemporary Jazz saxophonist, Antione Knight will headline the Jazz 91.9 WCLK, 40th Anniversary Edition of Wednesday Winddown in Centennial Olympic Park Concert on Wednesday  July 30th.    Jamal Ahmad will broadcast The Soul of Jazz live from the park all afternoon Antione Knight takes to the stage at 5:30pm.  Morris Baxter From Morning Jazz is your emcee. Join your WCLK friends and family for this wonderful downtown jazz event!

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Arts
1:34 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31

Jon Goode is an Emmy Award-Winning HBO Def Poet.  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.  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.

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Arts
12:29 pm
Fri July 25, 2014

Jon Goode and Faith Carmichael Talk NBAF, Next-Atlanta Salon July 31

Jon Goode is an Emmy Award-Winning HBO Def Poet.  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.  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.

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Community Engagement
9:54 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Support Homeless Veterans At Fourth Ward Jazz Benefit Friday @6pm

The Veterans Empowerment Project of Georgia seeks to provide a wide range of services needed by veterans of our armed services who are homeless.  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.

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Business
10:55 am
Wed July 23, 2014

WCLK Business Member Cheryl Wilson

Cheryl Wilson, AtlantaCashHomes.com

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.

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.

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Community Engagement
11:00 am
Sat July 19, 2014

Fulton Focus Features National Night Out, Back To School, Affordable Housing and Election Info

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.

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Community Engagement
12:28 pm
Fri July 11, 2014

Young African Leaders Initiative On The Local Take With Kiplyn Primus

Kiplyn Primus was joined Saturday morning July 12 for The Local Take, as she welcomed participants in the 2014 Young African Leaders Initiative.  The  Obama administration’s Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) is a signature effort to invest in the next generation of African leaders. Nearly 1 in 3 Africans are between the ages of 10 and 24, and approximately 60 percent of Africa’s total population is below the age of 35.

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Jazz
12:52 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

WCLK Pick Of The Week-Sean Jones Im-pro-vise Never Before Seen

WCLK PD Aaron Cohen is adding the latest release from bandleader, educator, trumpeter and composer Sean Jones.  The record is called Im-pro-vise Never Before Seen, out on Mack Avenue.

To find out more about Sean Jones, click here.

You can support WCLK by purchasing Im-pro-vise Never Before Seen by clicking on the link below:

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