The Swing Shift Shuffle is a radio program of swing, big band, jazz, boogie woogie and other popular music from the 1930's and 40's that airs every Wednesday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. (US Central Time) on WEVL 89.9 FM in Memphis, Tennessee, with a live webcast at wevl.org. In addition to the radio show, this blog is dedicated to all aspects of the Swing Era, including art, automobiles, cartoons, comics, history, movies, music, news, science, technology, and anything else that happened during that time. It also includes announcements about events in the Memphis/Mid-South area related to the Swing Era, such as classic movies, concerts, dances, lectures, etc. If you see something that fits the description, send it to me at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you would like more information about the radio show, just go to the Radio Show FAQ page.
Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Thanks Lindy Hop!
Big thanks to the Red Hot Lindy Hop for a great time Friday night! I had a blast being guest DJ, and hope to come back soon.
Meanwhile, the regular weekly lesson and session continues this Friday night at the Rumba Room with a lesson by Erin and Jaredan and music by Jaredan. Free admission before 7:00 p.m., and $5 at the door afterwards.