Item No: 5695


This documentary traces the history of Swing from the 1920's to its current revival. All troubles were forgotten as Americans hit the floor to the sounds of Ellington, Basie, Goodman, Miller and more. Hear from original Lindy dancers Frankie Manning and Norma Miller. Vintage music and dance footage, interviews with Artie Shaw, Lionel Hampton, and contemporary bands, who keep the style alive today. "Forget your troubles and all get happy!" 94 min.

Features the music of:

The Brian Setzer Orchestra
Doc Severinsen
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
Lionel Hampton
Royal Crown Revue
The Atomic Fireballs, and more.

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