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Jazz
1:56 pm
Wed June 3, 2015

Natalie Cole Chats With Rivablue, Discusses June 26 WCLK Benefit Concert

Natalie Cole called in to Midday Jazz on WCLK to talk with Rivablue. They discussed her upcoming June 26 Appearance at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre on behalf of 91.9 WCLK. They also talked about ignoring the critics, her recent foray into Latin music, and the fact that WCLK listeners and members who are going to the concert better be ready for a lot of songs from her long history in music.

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Jazz
1:31 pm
Tue May 12, 2015

Rivablue Goes All Jazz-Fusion With Apke Motion Wed @ Cafe 290

Rivablue will be your host Wednesday evening at 8pm as Café 290 Welcomes Apke Motion.

Pascal Bouterin, French artist, drummer and percussionist is joined by Alain Brunet on trumpet, Mark Haynes on guitar, Steve Florczykowski on bass and Scott Ritshire on keys.

Bouterin stopped by WCLK to talk with Rivablue about his art and music in advance of tomorrow night's performance.

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Jazz
12:51 pm
Tue April 7, 2015

Rivablue Celebrates Billie Holiday Centennial Wed Evening @ Cafe 290

You can join Midday Jazz's Rivablue for a special celebration of the centennial of the birth of Jazz Immortal Billie Holiday. This event takes place at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs on Wednesday, April 8 starting at 8pm and features the musical stylings of Rick Harris, Ramon Pooser, Emrah Kotan and Dennis Springer.

You can find out more information about Cafe 290 by clicking here. For more information about Rivablue, just listen to 91.9 WCLK weekdays 10a-20p on Midday Jazz.

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Community Engagement
10:27 am
Fri April 3, 2015

Sparkplug Joins Rivablue To Talk About Helping Women Succeed In Atlanta

People You Need To Know Women's Magazine Publisher and Keynote Motivational Speaker Sparkplug joined Rivablue during Midday Jazz on 91.9 WCLK to talk about the upcoming 5th Annual Helping Women Succeed in Atlanta Global Summit and Awards, Saturday April 11 at the Georgian Terrace Hotel.

The event promises to be an inspiring and informative day of networking and recognizing women leaders in Atlanta and around the world.

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Community Engagement
1:10 pm
Thu March 26, 2015

Bluey Supports WCLK. You Can, Too. Call Pledge Central At 404-880-8807 Today

Bluey and Rivablue

Bluey from Incognito dropped by Midday Jazz with Rivablue today in advance of tonight's performance at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, to show his support for 91.9 WCLK during our Spring Membership Campaign.

You can show the Power of One by calling Pledge Central at 404-880-8807, or clicking here to become a member online safely and securely.

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Jazz
11:21 am
Tue February 10, 2015

Rivablue Pays Tribute To Sarah Vaughn Wed @ Cafe 290

Join Rivablue for a special evening Wednesday, February 11 at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs as the Living The Dream Series presents Jazz Interpretations: A Salute to Sarah Vaughan featuring Toni Byrd, Kemba Cofield and Gwen "Rivablue" Redding, with Kevin Osborne, keyboards, Ray McMurtry, bass and Emrah Kotan on drums.

More information is available by clicking here.

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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.  

Jazz
3:05 pm
Tue December 2, 2014

Rivablue Appears In When Snow Falls, A Nat George Christmas

Nat George is joined by WCLK's own Rivablue for a special holiday performance of works by composer Arthur Turner in "When Snow Falls" Saturday evening December 6 at 7pm at the Whispers Lounge Banquet Hall, 8002 Rockbridge Road, SW, Lithonia GA 30058.

For more information about this special holiday performance featuring our own Rivablue, call 404-839-3772 or click here.

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Arts
1:37 pm
Tue November 18, 2014

Ballethnic Dance Company Presents Urban Nutcracker @ Ferst Center Nov 20-23

One of Atlanta's great family holiday traditions is the Ballethnic Dance Company's Urban Nutcracker, in performance this week November 20-23 at the Robert Ferst Center for The Arts at Georgia Tech.  This trek down Atlanta's Sweet Auburn Avenue includes ballet, tap, and other dance pieces and also reggae dolls spinning and black Russians leaping, all led by Brown Sugar.

Ballethnic Dance Company Co-Founder Waverly T. Lucas II joined Rivablue on the Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK to talk about it:

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Jazz
10:05 am
Sat November 8, 2014

Rivablue & Friends Interpret Phyllis Hyman

WCLK's Midday Jazz Swing Host Rivablue will be joined by vocalists Kemba Cofield and JeanIsJasmine for an interpretation of the music of the late great Phyllis Hyman, in an event that is happening at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs on Wednesday November 12.  They will be joined by Kevin Osborn on keys, Ray McMurty on bass and drummer Emrah Kotan.

Rivablue: Phyllis Hyman was a singer, songwriter, and actress.  Her songs were filled with passion and emotion.  Everybody loved her.  The way she would interpret the lyrics to any song would captivate an audience.

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