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Community Engagement
11:34 am
Thu January 15, 2015

WCLK Says Goodbye To Yolanda Reynolds

From WCLK General Manager Wendy Williams--Yolanda Reynolds always loved working with WCLK and we loved working with her.  She was the first to launch our popular radio talk show Atlanta Profiles with leading dignitaries and business leaders.  She knew so many people.  Most know her from her work with the Who’s Who Publishing Company.  But most of all Yolanda Reynolds was best known for her warmth and graciousness.  She is a truly beautiful spirit that is now soaring. 

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Jazz
9:57 am
Tue January 6, 2015

WCLK Is Playing Joey Sommerville's Overnight Sensation, Y'all

Joey Sommerville is a friend of WCLK and a friend to many in Atlanta, his adopted hometown.  His new release Overnight Sensation is getting spins from WCLK PD Aaron Cohen at various times throughout the day and night on the station, including on Serenade To The City.  The record includes guest appearances from Earl Klugh, Jeff Bradshaw, Elan Trotman, and Eric Essix.  You can hear Joey around town and around the world, and you can often hear him supporting WCLK during our fundraising campaigns.  Best wishes with the new record, Joey.

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Jazz
8:06 am
Tue January 6, 2015

Rivablue Has Your Midday Jazz, 10a-2p Monday-Friday

Your workday never sounded so good, with Midday Jazz hosted by the inimitable Rivablue.  Catch Rivablue Monday-Friday 10a-2p.  Whether we're the soundtrack to your office or the balm to your lunchtime traffic, Rivablue has all of your jazz favorites.  

Community Engagement
7:24 pm
Mon January 5, 2015

WCLK's Call To True Beauty From Verizon Wireless Covers PADV Wednesday @6pm With Daphne Walker

Join us live Wednesday at 6pm the 2015 debut of The Call To True Beauty on WCLK.  We'll examine the many issues involving dating and domestic violence in the community, with the idea of helping build healthy, violence-free relationships.  Wednesday's program will include your phone calls live and a look at the programs and services provided by Atlanta's Partnership Against Domestic Violence(PADV).

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Jazz
9:16 am
Sat December 20, 2014

WCLK Features Jonathon Butler's Living My Dream

WCLK PD Aaron Cohen has added Jonathon Butler's latest release Living My Dream, which you can hear throughout the day on 91.9 FM WCLK.  Butler is a long-time WCLK friend, participating in our Jazz In The Classroom program, and always dropping by the station when he's in town.

You can purchase Living My Dream via the Amazon link below and a portion of the proceeds will go towards the continued non commercial operation of WCLK.  Thank you!

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Community Engagement
7:59 am
Sat December 20, 2014

Fulton Focus On WCLK Features Jobs Help, Food Tips, and How To Avoid Being A Crime Victim

Fulton Focus is a monthly public affairs program on WCLK airing third Saturdays at 7:30a as part of the WCLK Public Affairs Block. 

The December edition of the program features Jason Lane, a Job Development Specialist for the Fulton County Housing and Community Development Department  Office of Workforce Development, for a discussion about Fulton County job development for prospective employees or employers.

Fulton County Police Corporal Maureen Smith talks about ways you can "harden the target" to make yourself less likely to be a victim of crime.

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Jazz
4:55 pm
Wed December 17, 2014

WCLK Holiday Music--Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse Presents A New Orleans Creole Christmas

As part of 91.9 FM WCLK's Holiday Jazz Tradition, PD Aaron Cohen is playing Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Playhouse Review's record A New Orleans Creole Christmas.  Glad tidings, good cheer, spicy gumbo, and New Orleans music to you for the holidays from WCLK!

You can purchase A New Orleans Creole Christmas from Amazon  and support WCLK at the same time by clicking on the banner below.  Thank you!

Community Engagement
11:50 am
Tue December 16, 2014

Your Health Connection Considers The Media's Role In Health Messages

Kevyn Stewart, JaQuitta Williams, Fred Blankenship
Credit Carmen Jones

The December edition of Your Health Connection featured a discussion of the media's role in health messaging.  Do the narratives and news cycles preferred by today's news media help or hinder getting the word out to everyone about health advances, preventive care, and common sense when it comes to staying healthy?

Host JaQuitta Williams was joined by News Anchor Fred Blankenship of Channel 2 Action News and Fox 5 Atlanta Senior Producer Kevyn Stewart for a lively discussion Wednesday, December 16.

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Arts
9:45 am
Tue December 16, 2014

The Tavis Smiley Show Compels And Entertains, Saturdays @8a Exclusively on WCLK

Hear Tavis Smiley exclusively on WCLK, Saturday Mornings at 8am.

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Jazz
10:47 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Happy 80th Birthday Ellis Marsalis, This Weekend On Jazz Night In America On WCLK

Happy Birthday, Ellis Marsalis
Credit Lawrence Sumulong/Jazz at Lincoln Center

Ellis Marsalis celebrates his 80th Birthday as his son Wynton and the Lincoln Center Orchestra invite Ellis and his band to join them at Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola.  This live jazz celebration is featured this weekend on WCLK, Saturday at 6a and Sunday at 7p, from our friends at WGBO and NPR, heard exclusively in Atlanta on your public radio jazz station WCLK.

For more info on this performance, click here.

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