Links der Swing Tanzszene

Swing :: Spots, Locations und Events der Lindy hop, Jazz und Blues Scene

books, movies, documentaries about swing, blues & jazz

  • Swing in Dresden

    • Jam Circle  ❸ .. ❷ .. ❶  join the best LindyHop, Charleston, Boogie, Balboa & Blues dance classes in town
    • Community +1 … unsere Jam Gruppe auf google
    • Balboa in Dresden … join our group to socialize and to promote Balboa in Dresden
    • Lindy Hop / Swing in Dresden .. join our Lindy Hop community forum
    • SwinginDD.com … find all infos about the dance and our Swing Timer
    • Tuesday Night Jump … dance party @ Scheune
    • Vereine zum Swingtanzen: DRRC – 1. Rock’n’Roll Club, Dresden-Hepcats e.V.
  • Workshops in Dresden

  • Swing in Sachsen

  • Infos & Freunde anderswo

  • Blues Things

  • Swing in Deutschland

    • World of Swing (Vintage Club München)
    • DJ Wuthe – CD Sammlung
    • Swingspiration (Berlin)
    • B Swingt (Berlin)
    • Berlin Balboa (Berlin)
    • Swing Patrol (Berlin)
    • Hopit (Berlin)
    • Swingstep
    • Swingkultur Stuttgart
  • Swingspots in Dresden

    • Savoy Club @ Zentralwerk
    • Saloppe
    • Scheune
    • Wettbüro
    • Club 11
    • Blue Note
    • Evergreen Pub
  • Shopping

    • Goldener Schnitt – Laura Wedell (Dresden)
    • Vecona Vintage (Heidelberg)
    • Charming Styles (Berlin)
    • Retronia (Berlin)
    • StopStaringClothing (US)
    • lindyshopper.com
    • vinsinn.fr
  • Schuhe

    Aris Allen, Saint Savoy Dancewear, Slide & Swing, Werner Kern, Toms, Remix Vintage Shoes, Keds (nur wenn sie rutschig sind). Weitere Händler sind: DiKsi, Tara Tango Shoes, Miss L-fire, Pinup Girl Clothing, Arika Nerguiz, Johnson Shoes, KMB Shoes, Balboa Zin Shoes, SwingZ Lindy Shoes, Leodance – Disc-n-Roll, Stacy Adams

    better-not: Schuhe mit genagelter Sohle – bitte nicht zum tanzen tragen. Im Savoy Club sind jegliche Absatzschuhe verboten.
    best shoes: 1x Paar flache Turnschuhe mit weißer rutschiger Sohle, ein zweites Paar davon mit Chromeleder

    In unserem Tanzstudio können wir Chrome-Leder auf deine Lieblingsschuhe kleben. Bringe sie einfach mit.

  • Online Ressourcen

    • swungover.wordpress.com / by Bobby White / Discussions
    • thehomeofhappyfeet.com / by Daniel Newsome / Swing Dance Blog
    • authenticjazzdance.wordpress.com / by H. Heinila / History
    • thetrackpodcast.com/archive / by Ryan Swift / Interviews
    • johoffberg.com/blog-2 / by Jo Hoffberg / Interviews
    • yehoodi.com/blog / Information
  • Bücher über Swing, Jazz & Blues

    • Only yesterday: an informal history of the 1920’s / New York: Harper and Bros. 1931 / by Frederick Lewis Allen
    • Lady Sings the Blues: The searing autobiography of an American Musical Legend / doubleday 1956 / by Billie Holiday, William Dufty
    • The Myth of the Negro Past / Beacon Pr 1958 (orig. pub. 1941 download) / by J. Herskovits Melville
    • Jazz Dance: The Story of American Vernacular Dance / Da Capo Press 1968 / by Marshall Stearns, Jean Stearns
    • Dance Band Era: The Dancing Decades from Ragtime to Swing, 1910-50 / Littlehampton Book Services Ltd 1974 / by Albert J. McCarthy
    • The World of Swing / Da Capo Press 1979 / by Stanley Dance
    • This Was Harlem: A Cultural Portrait, 1900-1950 / Farrar Straus & Giroux 1983 / by Jervis Anderson
    • Steppin’ Out: New York Nightlife and the Transformation of American Culture 1890-1930 / The University of Chicago Press 1984 / by Lewis A. Erenberg
    • Rocking Around the Clock: Music Television, Postmodernism, and Consumer Culture / Methuen Publishing Ltd 1987 / by E. Ann Kaplan
    • The Death of Rhythm and Blues / Penguin Books 1988 / by Nelson George
    • Black Dance from 1619 to Today: A Dance Horizons Book / Princeton Book Company 1989 / by Lynne Fauley Emery
    • Stomping the Blues / Da Capo Press 1989 / by Albert Murray
    • Jookin’: The Rise of Social Dance Formations in African-American Culture / Temple University Press 1992 / by Katrina Hazzard-Gordon
    • Going Out: The Rise and Fall of Public Amusements / Basic Books 1993 / by David Nasaw
    • Stepping on the Blues: The Visible Rhythms of African American Dance / Folklore and Society 1996 / by Jacqui Malone
    • African Dance: An Artistic, Historical and Philosophical Inquiry / Africa World Pr 1997 / by Kariamu Welsh-Asante
    • Der Ghetto-Swinger: Eine Jazzlegende erzählt / DTV 1997 / by Coco Schumann
    • Digging the Africanist Presence in American Performance: Dance and Other Contexts / Contributions in Afro-American 1998 / by Brenda Dixon Gottschild
    • Swingin’ the Dream: Big Band Jazz and the Rebirth of American Culture / University of Chicago Press 1998 / by Lewis Erenberg
    • Spreadin’ Rhythms Around: Black Popular Songwriters, 1880-1930 / Music Sales Ltd 1998 / by David A. Jasen, Gene Jones
    • The Swing Book / Back Bay Books 1999 / by Degen Pener
    • Swingin’ at the Savoy: The Memoir of a Jazz Dancer / Temple Univ Pr 2001 / by N. Miller, E. Jensen
    • Jazz – A History of America’s Music / Knopf 2005 / by Geoffrey C./Burns, Ken Ward
    • Stompin’ at the Savoy: The Story of Norma Miller / Candlewick 2006 / by M. French, A. Govenar
    • Frankie Manning: Ambassador of Lindy Hop / Philadelphia 2007 / by C. Millman, F. Manning
    • Swing Dancing – The American Dance Floor / Santa Barbara, CA 2011 / by T. Stevens, E. Stevens
    • Im Swing gegen den Gleichschritt: Die Jugend, der Jazz und die Nazis / Residenz 2011 / by W. Beyer, M. Ladurner
    • African American Dance: An Illustrated History / McFarland 2012 / by Barbara S. Glass
    • Swingtime in Deutschland / Transit 2012 / by S. Wuthe
    • American Allegory – Lindy Hop and the Racial Imagination / Chicago 2013 / by Black Hawk Hancock
    • Ring Shout, Wheel About: The Racial Politics of Music and Dance in North American Slavery / University of Illinois Press 2014 / by Katrina Dyonne Thompson
    • Swing Dance: Fashion, Music, Culture and Key Moves / Jacqui Small 2015 / by Scott Cupit
    • An Endeavor by Harlem Dancers to Achieve Equality – The Recognition of the Harlem-Based African-American Jazz Dance Between 1921 and 1943 / Helsinki 2016 / by Harri Heinilä
    • Practice Swing – The Swungover* Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Guide to Improving your Dancing / blurb 2016 / by Robert White
  • Filme / Movies

    • After Seben (1929)
    • Symphony in Black (1935) / clip
    • Swing Time (1936)
    • Ask Uncle Sol (1937)
    • Manhattan Merry-Go-Round (1937)
    • Keep Punching / The Big Apple (1938)
    • Day At The Races (1937)
    • Manhattan Merry-Go-Round (1937)
    • Radio City Revels (1938)
    • Hellzapoppin (1941)
    • Hot Chocolates / Cottontail (1941)
    • Swing Fever (1943)
    • Maharaja (1943)
    • It goes to your toes – from Greenwhich Village (1944)
    • Groovie Movie (1944)
    • Twice Blessed (1945)
    • Killer Diller (1948)
    • Die Glenn Miller Story (1953)
    • Five Pennies – Danny Kaye (1959)
    • Lady Sings the Blues – Billie Holiday (1972)
    • Fame (1980)
    • Cotton Club (1984)
    • Chorus Line (1985)
    • When harry met Sally (1989)
    • Malcolm X (1992)
    • Swing Kids (1993)
    • Stomping at the Savoy (1993)
    • Die Maske (1994)
    • Kansas City (1996)
    • Swingers (1996)
    • Sweet and Lowdown (1999)
    • Chicago (2002)
    • Ray Charles (2004)
    • Schlurf (2009)
    • The Bennie Goodmann Storry (2009)
    • Soul Train / The Best of DVDs
    • Whiplash (2014)
    • Ctrl plus Alt dance (2015)
    • Miles Ahead (2016)
    • Born to be Blue / Chet Baker (2017)
  • Dokumentationen

    • Jammin’ with the Greats / Jammin’ the Blues (1944)
    • The Spirit Moves (1978)
    • Call of the Jitterbug (1988)
    • National Geographic Explorer: Jitterbug (1991)
    • Mo’ Funny: Black Comedy in America (1993)
    • Can’t top the Lindy Hop (1994)
    • Redd Foxx: The E! True Hollywood Story (1999)
    • Ken Burns: Jazz – PBS (2001)
    • The Blues Collection: Lightning in a Bottle (2003), Feel like going Home (2003), Warming by the Devils,  The Road to Memphis (2003), The Soul of Man (2003), Godfathers and Sons (2003), Red, White and Blues (2003), Piano Blues (2003)
    • Queen of Swing – Norma Miller (2006)
    • Never Stop Swinging (2009)
    • Frankie Tribute Video (2010)
    • BBC The Swing Thing (2013)
    • Swing Stories – Andreas Morell (2014)
    • Alive and Kicking (2016)
    • Blues Reel South – PBS (2017)
    • The Savoy King: Chick Webb & the Music That Changed America (2017)