I have to admit, I wasn’t ever a big Harry James fan. Mostly, as it turns out, I hadn’t heard enough of his stuff. Thanks to Christian Bossert (Switzerland), I found myself searching high and low for more!
Count Basie is beloved by all, and for me he was my first love. Finding Jumpin’ At The Woodside (1938) early in my dance career, Basie was all I wanted to dance to. However, as I matured as a dancer … Read More
I am asked all the time for more great beginner balboa tracks. And as much as I don’t necessarily think balboa music can be defined narrower than “classic big band swing” I do find some tracks at lower tempos easier … Read More
It’s a common practice for DJs to look at their play counts from time to time. While I don’t do this very often, it can be beneficial. It can give you insight to those songs you might be playing too … Read More