Author: Kyle Cuffie-Scott

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Philadelphia was proud to welcome home one of our area’s favorite daughters, at the height of her current career success. Avery*Sunshine performs as the special guest of drummer/composer and friend Lil John Roberts. Shot at World Cafe Live Philadelphia.

900AM-WURD’s Wellness 101 series continues in 2015 for a yearlong commitment to maintaining health in mind, body and spirit! Join us at the The Salvation Army KROC Center for day of zumba, stress releasing exercises, healthy meal program and a session on depression and aging. Join us – we’re on, snow, rain or shine!

Live footage from the Robert Glasper Experiment’s December 2014 visit to World Cafe Live Philadelphia, performing hits from the Grammy-nominated album Black Radio 2 and other crowd favorites.

WURD Backstage interviews bassist/composer and Philadelphia native Christian McBride, his mother and one of his early instructors about his path to professional success and how Philadelphia’s rich cultural history influenced his music. Filmed at The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz & Performing Arts.

In this episode of WURD Backstage, 900AM-WURD’s Stef Renee interviews Ava DuVernay, director of the new film “Selma,” at the December 16 Philadelphia film premiere. DuVernay is the first black female director nominated for a Golden Globe Award and the film is deservedly generating Oscar buzz!

Just in time for the holidays, this interactive workshop will offer creative ideas for ways to give gifts that really build wealth for us personally and as a community. RSVP today!

This is the second in a series of symposiums that will focus on crime and incarceration, and the overarching impact that both of these matters have on our society. Featured guests include individuals from all aspects of criminal justice, from the formerly convicted to the highest level of administration.

Last Saturday, September 27, the WURD family came together at Fairmount Park’s Belmont Mansion to host the wedding of William (Bill) Lagoon and Helen Carr of Melbourne, Australia — dedicated international listeners of 900AM-WURD. It was a gorgeous day for a wedding, and we sent the Lagoons off with loads of Philadelphia’s Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection.

Excerpt from the Eye on Education Forum held by WURD in Philadelphia.

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