Music

The Movement : Dr F.Keith Slaughter : Bohannon Interview

Rev. Slaughter had the chance to interview the great Bohannon former drummer for Stevie Wonder, Band Leader for Motown Records.  Mr Bohannon speaks about his influence on music, and his 50 year anniversary in music. […]

WAOK-AM–06/30/2015

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Too Much Truth: No More Music

On Too Much Truth, we discussed how Atlanta Public Schools music programs have been cut in their elementary schools. Students will still receive general music instruction such as chorus and music appreciation but the orchestra […]

WAOK-AM–06/02/2015

Lady Gaga and David Letterman

What David Letterman & His ‘Late Show’ Meant to Music

David Letterman was your taste-maker older brother who shared his favorite music nightly like a perfectly curated mixtape.

05/19/2015

Waving during the concert

Best Music Festivals Near Atlanta

Atlanta is home to some of the best music festivals in the nation. Outdoor settings and weather are perfect for live performances. Festivities combine music, ice cold drinks and food to create a relaxing setting where people cut lose and enjoy themselves. Go with a date, family or a group of friends to enjoy a festive time.

05/12/2015

Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke perform onstage during the 56th annual GRAMMY Awards Pre-GRAMMY Gala and Salute to Industry Icons honoring Lucian Grainge at The Beverly Hilton on January 25, 2014 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for NARAS)

‘Blurred Lines’ Verdict Likely To Alter Music Business

A jury’s verdict that Pharrell Williams and Robin Thicke copied Marvin Gaye’s music to create their hit song “Blurred Lines” won’t just be felt by the singer’s pocketbooks — it has the potential to change how musicians work and could open the door to new copyright claims.

03/11/2015

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Sam Crenshaw: Welcome To GHSA Championship Week

By 92-9 The Game Analyst Sam Crenshaw If you look at a map of the state of Georgia, Macon is not hard to find. The home of the Georgia Sports Hall of Fame and the […]

92.9 The Game–03/05/2015

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The Bev Smith Show: The State of Hip-Hop

What happened to hip hop? Today’s music thrives on negativity and vulgarity to sell records. What can Black people do to save their culture? Tonight Bev Smith is joined by former BET exec and media activist […]

WAOK-AM–01/21/2015

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Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Players Ratify Contract

The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra management has announced agreement with its players on a four-year contract and says the orchestra’s 70th anniversary season will open Thursday.

11/08/2014

(L-R) Lukasz ‘Dr Luke’ Gottwald (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) | Singer Kesha (credit: Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Kesha, Producer Dr. Luke Trade Lawsuits Over Abuse Claims

Kesha and her mentor and producer filed dueling lawsuits Tuesday over the pop singer’s claims she was subjected to nearly a decade of sexual and emotional abuse.

10/15/2014

2014 Annual Garden Brunch

News One Now with Roland Martin: Jill Scott speaks about essence festival

Singer and poet, Jill Scott called into the Roland Martin show to discuss her upcoming performance at the 2014 Essence Music Festival.  The festival is a four day event that takes place at the SuperDome […]

WAOK-AM–06/26/2014

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