Rivablue Presents A Tribute To Billie Holiday

Jul 5, 2014
William F. Gottlieb

Rivablue joins forces with Tyra Atkins, Steve Moore and Mimi Johnson to pay tribute to the immortal Billie Holiday in a special dramatic musical performance Wednesday July 9 at Cafe 290 in Sandy Springs.  This tribute will include a dramatization of an evening in the life of Billie Holiday, and will feature a number of her classics, including Strange Fruit, Love For Sale, Don't Explain, What A Little Moonlight Can Do, Them There Eyes, Good Morning, and God Bless The Child.

Rivablue Remembers Dr. Maya Angelou

May 28, 2014

Rivablue, host of The Midday Jazz Swing on WCLK, interviewed Dr. Maya Angelou on air in February, in advance of one of Dr. Angelou's final public appearances.  She shares her thoughts on what is a difficult day for her and for many of us around the world who have been inspired by Angelou:

As I received the news of Dr. Maya Angelou's passing I struggled to hold back the tears. I was going on the air in less than 3 minutes.

The Atlanta Business League holds it's 36th Annual CEO Appreciation Luncheon on Tuesday, May 21 at the Marriott Marquis in downtown Atlanta.  This year's honorees include

Maya Angelou is the honored guest and keynote speaker for the Women 2 Women Conference: Intergenerational Lessons and Legacies.  The conference takes place March 1 at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis.  Dr. Angelou took the time to chat with Rivablue recently.  You can listen to that interview on demand below.

This day-long conference will convene women from across generations; empower attendees to transform their lives, and be a catalyst for change in the home, community and workplace.

Rivablue Has Your Midday Jazz

Jan 2, 2014

Join Rivablue for the best jazz and a lift for your work day on the Midday Jazz Swing, 10a-2p Monday through Friday online and on the air at 91.9 FM WCLK, Atlanta's Jazz Station.