Saturday morning at 8am on The Local Take on WCLK  I talked with Clark Atlanta University Professor Dr. William Boone and Pioneer Blogger and Editor Yalanda Lattimore, founder of Dryerbuzz, to talk about the general malaise around this political season. Georgia's Primary Election Runoff takes place Tuesday, July 24. The General Election will take place November 6.

This week on The Local Take I speak with Travel Concierge Aiyana Mathews of Gardner-Mathews about the upcoming International Aerospace Series: Florida Conference taking place at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University November 14th - 15th in Daytona Beach, FL.

Jazz 91.9 WCLK listeners know Ené from her song To Be Happy.  You can join WCLK and our partners The National Association of Black Military Women for a special live performance by Ene on July 17 at the Empire Sports Bar in Marietta, as part of an evening of celebration and honor for those who have committed their lives to serve the United States.  Ticket information for this event is available at nabmw.org.

This week's edition of UPFRONT features my red carpet interviews with the cast of John Singleton’s dramatic series, “Snowfall.” The show returns to FX for a second season beginning this Thursday, July 19 at 10 p.m.

I also chat with actress and gospel music sensation Latrice Pace about starring in the Actor’s Express new production of “The Color Purple.” She also opens up about her new single, "Shadow" and her Broadway aspirations. 

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by St. James Live, presenting for one night only Sunday, July 15, Smooth Jazz Saxophonist Chris Godber. Godber has performed with Snarky Puppy, Gerald Albright, and Tower of Power, among others. Doors open 6:00 p.m., with showtime at 7:00 p.m.   St. James Live is located at 3220 Butner Road in Atlanta (30331).