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by Travis
Mon Dec 09, 2013 5:16 pm
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Business in F, Mora's Modern Swingtet
Replies: 2
Views: 2305

Re: Montpelier MSJF 2010

"Business in F" by Mora's Modern Swingtet
by Travis
Thu Mar 28, 2013 1:45 pm
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Dark eyes/ Ochi Chernye, Gunhild Carling
Replies: 3
Views: 3341

Artist: Gunhild Carling & Her Swing Band Album: That's My Desire Track: Otchi Tchornya Not sure where you can find the CD. If I remember right I bought mine online at heptownrecords.com but I'm having a problem finding a direct link to the CD. But this will at least get you started. Happy hunting!
by Travis
Tue Jul 17, 2012 9:57 am
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] 3 songso
Replies: 5
Views: 2149

"I've Found A New Baby" is by Clyde McCoy and His Orchestra.
by Travis
Wed Jun 20, 2012 10:20 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Swing with a nautical theme
Replies: 10
Views: 8833

Yacht Club Swing.
by Travis
Tue Apr 17, 2012 3:07 pm
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: Sequencing Fail
Replies: 3
Views: 3769

Re: Sequencing Fail

Couldn't find a good place to post this so I'm starting a new thread. Tonight I sequenced Sy Oliver (Black and Blue Sessions) "Yes Indeed" right before Lionel Hampton's "Lavender Coffin." It sounded like one long uninterrupted song filled with gospel chord changes, blues soloing, and shouting guys ...
by Travis
Sat Apr 14, 2012 4:38 pm
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Looking for some LONG competition songs.
Replies: 16
Views: 6405

Good luck. Tell the organizers to hire a band next time. What I usually do is think of some of my favorite songs like "Jumpin At The Woodside", "Sweet Georgia Brown", "Diga Diga Doo", etc. and then I'll look each song up somewhere like Amazon.com that lists the duration of the song along with an aud...
by Travis
Fri Apr 13, 2012 10:31 am
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Sweet Sue, Smoking Time Jazz Club
Replies: 5
Views: 2046

The version in the originally posted youtube clip is by the Smoking Time Jazz Club out of New Orleans USA.
by Travis
Sun Jun 26, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Double Mellow, Artie Shaw
Replies: 8
Views: 2604

Sounds exactly like the 2nd half of Artie's "Oh Lady Be Good" recording.
by Travis
Mon Jun 06, 2011 9:58 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Limited Time Amazon.com MP3 Deals
Replies: 25
Views: 10120

If you don't have a lot of Django in your collection here's a really cheap way to get some from amazon.com (50 tracks for $3.99):

http://www.amazon.com/Quintesential/dp/ ... _rhf_p_t_1
by Travis
Fri Jun 03, 2011 9:55 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: Yehoodi Radio Show
Replies: 551
Views: 145621

Nice looking set, Sam. I like "Red Hot Band". That Bob Hunt album has some good stuff. Well done.
by Travis
Mon Apr 18, 2011 9:46 am
Forum: Swinging Music
Topic: In NYC-COLOR footage of Glen Gray/Casa Loma 1939 NYWF dance
Replies: 9
Views: 2958

Reel 2, Part 1 has the "Savoy Show" starting at the 11:47 mark. Some dancing and a band that I don't recognize off the bat. If you click on each link and scroll to the bottom of the page there is usually a list of the 'segments' contained in the respective footage. Edit: I just spotted the Glenn Gra...
by Travis
Mon Feb 21, 2011 6:03 pm
Forum: DJ Skillz
Topic: worst request ever
Replies: 15
Views: 10075

I know this isn't exactly the type of request this thread is talking about but I had one from last Saturday:

"Can you teach us some cool moves?"

Granted I taught the drop-in lesson but....still.
by Travis
Fri Oct 29, 2010 9:48 am
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Multiple Songs
Replies: 5
Views: 2452

Sounds like "Apex Blues" but I am not sure of the artist.
by Travis
Fri Sep 24, 2010 11:40 am
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Multiple Songs From ILHC 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 5974

for the Ella tracks with Chick webb, I have searched tirelessly for the tracks sans ella singing, i prefer the instrumentals...but im findingjust the instrumentals incredibly hard to find, can anyone offer any suggestions? u guys have been truly awesome, thank u for all ur help! One of my favorite ...
by Travis
Thu Sep 23, 2010 9:28 am
Forum: Song IDs
Topic: [Answered] Multiple Songs From ILHC 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 5974

#9 is "Rachin' in Rhythm" by Crytzer's Blue Rhythm Band
#11 is "Riverboat Shuffle" by Muggsy Spanier
#12 is "Squatty Roo" by Duke Ellington/Johnny Hodges