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, January 17, 2012
Tigers Ragging And Lindys Hopping
The Tiger Rag continues tomorrow night at 8:00 p.m. at Rhitts on Rex with a $7 cover.
The Red Hot Lindy Hop lesson and session continues this Friday night at the Rumba Room with free admission before 7:00 p.m., and $5 at the door afterwards. The lesson will be by Meghan and Jaredan, with music by Jaredan. Dress like you are going out!