Friday, February 13, 2015
I Loved Los Angeles
*I really miss the LA swing scene and seeing the regulars all over So Cal on a nightly basis. *We ...
Sunday, December 8, 2013
A story about Leather Shoes
I'm always thinking about things to write, sometimes i just want to focus historic topics, sometimes i want to speak my mind. I ...
Wednesday, August 21, 2013
Big Apple calls everyone should know!
The Dance that took the Nation by storm in 1937, starting in South Carolina and named after the Club in which the kids watched the young Afr...
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Maharaja, Finding it for Hal...
It started in the middle 1990's while i was interviewing old time dancers who had been in films during the 1930's and 40'...
Friday, April 19, 2013
A Great Day in Lindy Hop
The "Great Day in Lindy Hop" photo was taken almost 10 years ago, Oct 9th, 2004, It was of course a recreation of a "Great Da...
Sunday, October 28, 2012
Shorty George Snowden (July 4, 1904 - May 1982)
July 4th 2004 was the centenary birthday of George "Shorty" Snowden, one of the most influential dance figures in US popula...
Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Jazz and the Italian Connection By Bruce Boyd Raeburn During a recent academic conference held in New Orleans there occurred an exchan...
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