Lindyhop is an American Dance art form. To put it in to a wider context, Harlem was in the throws of the Harlem Renaissance. This flourished between through to the mid nineteen thirties. At this time there was an enormous creative, artistic energy eminating from the Harlem area. Dance, music, Poetry and writing all took a move forward during this time.
Lindy Hop The Swing Bands
Welcome to the website of Mississippi Swing. It is, without doubt, one of the best, tailor made, London based Lindy Hop Band out there for Swing dancers. With years of professional experience playing as a band for dance events and performing at dance clubs everywhere, Mississippi Swing exist only to give the Lindy hop afficianado the best night of dancing ever! What makes a great Lindyhop Band?
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His earliest experiences on stage were performing with his family's Icelandic folk group, the Hekla Singers. The family traveled around Canada playing Icelandic folksongs and dressing in traditional Icelandic costumes. After moving to Toronto in ,  he began recording solo albums and touring with noted Canadian musicians including Tegan and Sara , Melissa McClelland and Serena Ryder. His album Young Waverer was financed using crowdfunding , and released independently. He is currently based in Toronto. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Main article: Major Maker. Main article: Major Maker discography. View Magazine , February 28, Ottawa XPress.
Please consider purchasing their songs and albums on bandcamp if available as this generally has the best arrangement for the artists. Please reach out to us if you have a modern band suggestion. If you want to dance to a specific band not on this list, please let us know and we will attempt to get permission. Include a link to their website and a way to contact them. Virtual ILHC bands include:. Jonathan Stout's Bands. Michael Gamble and the Rhythm Serenaders.