!!THE TOP TEN!!
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- Alpha Rhythm Kings at Glen Echo (Saturday, January 25, 2020)
- Pilsen Jazz Band at the Sherwood Center (Sunday January 26, 2020)
- King Teddy at the Hilton (Friday January 24, 2020)
- Blue Suede Bop in Timonium (Friday January 24, 2020 )
- Dave Chappell at JV Restaurant (January 23, 2020)
- Pile O' Rocks at Hershey's (Friday January 24, 2020)
- Jazz Jam at the New Deal Cafe (Saturday, January 25, 2020)
- Rhythm Bandits at Hershey's (Saturday, January 25, 2020)
- The Mojo Priests at the New Deal Cafe (January 24, 2020)
- DJ Swing at Nick's (Wednesday, January 22, 20209)
Click Here to see ALL the Swing Dances for the week.
Click here to learn how we make the "Top Ten"
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Flying Down to Rio
Fred and Ginger's first film
Click to look at all the covers of Model Airplane News from 1929-1969.
Air, Rail and Auto in the Swing Era
Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Jukeboxes
The Technology of Music (Updated 01-15-2009)
----- the next generation of Swing
----- the pets that sit (and Stay!) home while we dance
Vox Pop Photo Collection
Photos of Typical Americans Taken Between 1935-1948
DOWNLOAD OF THE WEEK!
This week, Click Here to listen to The Jitterbug Stroll as called by Steven Mitchell
The Kay Kyser Site
Randy van Horne Group
They did the backup for the Hanna-Barbera Cartoons!!!
Vocal Group Harmony
Information about R&B vocal groups of the 30s, 40s & 50s
Yiddish Themes in Swing
Hit Parade 1938-1959
NPR Special on Artie Shaw
Reveille with Beverly
Curt Teich Large Letter Postcards
Virtual Tour of Classic Zen Gardens
Cartoons from 1946
Original W.P.A. Dance Posters from the 1930s and 1940s
All about Trixie Firschke
The Carl Spackler Resource page
The Hedy LaMarr Resource page
The Joan Crawford Resource Page
Hooray for Captain Spalding!
Jim Kranyak's Swing Movie
Pinups that Went to War
Voices of World War II: Experiences from the Front and at Home (Upd 10-01-02)
The Radio and Television Museum Bowie, Md (Upd 05-29-02)
Official U.S. Navy specifications for 1943 WAVE
Everyday life in Britain in the 1940s (Updated 07-05-02)
F.D.R. Living History Museum (Upd 05-29-02)
from the 1940s (Upd 05-11-05)
Directory (Upd 01-10-05)
Chrissy Hall's Vintage Shoe Page
College Style -- in 1959
How to Tie a Tie!
Online Lindy Lesson taught by Chester Whitmore
Dance Tutor on Line Pay site with instructional videos
Lindy Hop History Link
Step (Upd 04-23-99)
How to do
Shim Sham (UPD 03-28-99)
Amazing Lindy Puzzle
Download Patriotic Posters
Download a free American Flag Screen saver
The University of Minnesota WW1 and WW2 Poster Collection