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 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 If you would like more information about the radio show, just go to the Radio Show FAQ page.

Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Weekly Lindy Hop and Workshop Reminder

Remember, in addition to the usual, weekly Red Hot Lindy Hop dance lesson and session this Friday at the Rumba Room, there is an upcoming Lindy Hop Workshop on November 14-15. 

This Friday, November 6, 2009:
Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Free admission before 7:00 p.m., $5 after 7:00 p.m.
Free dance lesson at 7:00 p.m. with Amanda and Jaredan, followed with music by DJ Alexis until 9:30 p.m.  Salsa at 9:30 p.m.

303 South Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103

Plus, Red Hot Lindy Hop presents Joel Plys and Evita Arce for a Lindy Hop Workshop in Memphis on November 14 and 15.  Cost $65 until November 6, with discounts for students.  See full schedule and register at

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