Mo's Manic Monday - Swing

Posted: Monday, May 11, 2009 by Travis Cody in
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Welcome to another Manic Monday with Morgen. Don't forget to cruise by MM HQ at the Manic Monday blog. Today's theme is Swing.

When I think swing, I think dancing and dance music. There are some perfect dance songs. To me, one of the ultimate dance songs is Sing Sing Sing from Benny Goodman.



This is The Floogees, a Dutch Lindyhop dance troupe.


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13 comments:

  1. Thom says:

    Excellent use of the "swing" i really enjoyed the vids. I loved the Floogees. Excellent. Happy MM

  1. DrillerAA says:

    I'm tired just watching the Floogees! Excellent choice. See ya tonight on the dance floor.

  1. Jeni says:

    Ah Benny Goodman -King of Swing, wasn't he? Great music.

  1. Akelamalu says:

    I love Swing music!

  1. Bond says:

    If I did these, it would have been similar, because that is what SWING truly stands for!

  1. Benny is da bomb =)

  1. Travis says:

    Thom: The Floogees are most outstanding.

    Drilleraa: I know!

    Jeni: He was indeed.

    Akelamalu: It is excellent!

    V: Yup yup yup!

    NNG: Agreed!

    Starr: No argument here.

  1. Mo says:

    I knew you'd get into the swing of it this week!
    Thanks for your participation in Manic Monday!

  1. jennifer says:

    Man I loved the dance video and I love that song! Awesome SWING post!

    Have a great week Trav.

  1. Who knew the Dutch were so groovey? I found them on You Tube last year and couldn't believe it.

    Sing, Sing, Sing is definitely one of my favorite swing era tunes.

  1. Linda says:

    I definitely can't think "swing" without thinking Benny Goodman! I so wish I could dance even half that well but alas ... two left feet and weak ankles!

  1. I definitely thought of swing dance and you when I read the theme was "swing" for this week.