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.

Tuesday, February 2, 2010

Weekly Lindy Hop Plus Upcoming Live Music

The regular weekly Red Hot Lindy Hop lessons and sessions continue at the Rumba Room, and in two weeks, there will be live music. 

This Friday, February 5, 2010:
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 Mike and Jeska followed by music with DJ Jeska until 9:30 p.m.  Salsa at 9:30 p.m.

Friday, February 19, 2010:  Live Band Night featuring Jayna Morgan (New Orleans) Jeremy Shrader and Gerald Stephens (Memphis).

303 South Main Street
Memphis, TN 38103

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