Kim Waters

Shanachie Entertainment

Whenever I get a Kim Waters release I recall his first release Sweet N Saxy in 1989 on my friend Adam Levy’s Warlock Records. Everyone was so excited about this Jazz artist he had signed. This was a time when you could still hear Jazz on mainstream R&B radio stations.

Programming on Jazz 91.9 WCLK is made possible in part by HUGS Recovery Centers, presenting The Westside Community and Recovery Festival on Saturday, September 15 beginning at 5:00 p.m.  Artists appearing include: Kim Waters, Ryan Kilgore, Rhonda Thomas and Kipper Jones.   This event is open to the public and takes place at the Simpson Street Church of Christ at 800 Joseph Boone Boulevard NW.   More information is available at 404-437-4646.

Programming on WCLK is made possible in part by Wade Ford, presenting The Wade Ford Summer Concert Series Jazz And Soul Event on Saturday, July 21 at Mable House Barnes Ampitheatre. Performers include Marion Meadows, Maysa, Kim Waters, and Joey Sommerville and Friends. Doors open 5pm, with the show beginning at 6pm. More information including tickets is available at

The Suite Jazz Series presents this Thursday, February 15, the Morris Baxter Birthday Bash at Revel, Suite's new West Midtown venue. Morris will be joined by Maysa, Kim Waters, The Suite Jazz Band and special guests for music including a tribute to Earth, Wind & Fire. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with music beginning at 8:00 p.m.

Support for Jazz 91.9 WCLK comes from Wade Ford Concert Series presenting Smooth Summer Nights on Saturday, July 16, 6:00 p.m. at Mable House Barnes Ampitheatre.  The Smooth Summer Nights concert will feature performances by:  Kim Waters, Ben Tankard, Brian Simpson, Eric Darius and Steve Cole.  The show will be hosted by WCLK's Morris Baxter.  Ticket information is available here.