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On August's episode of Blues Dance World, Katie calls some people out when she takes a look at Little Walter and his song "Mean Old World". Katie, Clyde, Aaron, and Andy, along with special guest and all-around badass Mike Legenthal, have a discussion about the do's and don'ts of judging blues competitions. We also get a bit of an inside look into the Blues Experiment, learn some exciting news from Clyde, and reveal our secret love for balboa dancing.

  In this month's Blues Jam segment, Katie will be covering the origins of Robert Johnson's "Sweet Home Chicago." After that, Clyde talks about his experience at Snowbound Blues, but kinda forgets who placed for finals in doing so :P In our main topic we talk to Sara Cherny, the head director of BluesSHOUT!, and discuss how...

Competitions:    2016 June 24th, Mile High Blues: Open Follow 'n' Lead  2016 June 25th, Mile High Blues: All Star Follow 'n' Lead  2016 June 25th, Mile High Blues: Beginner Solo  2016 June 25th, Mile High Blues: Open Solo  2016 June 26th, Mile High Blues: Strictly Blues Competition  2016 June 26th, Mile High Blues: Blues/Fusion Invitational   Performance:    2016 June 23rd, Mile High Blues: Ruth and Mike Performance  2016 June 23rd, Mile High Blues: Joe DeMers and Campbell Miller Performance  2016 June 23rd,...

    This month Katie's going to introduce a new topic called Blues Music Research, in it she discusses the history of the artist Slim Harpo and his song "I'm a King Bee." After that we talk about Clydes experience at the Canadian Swing Championships. We finish it up with our main discussion on sexiness within the blues dance culture, how others scenes perceive it, what...

Competitions:    2016 May 21st, Bluesquake: Open Strictly  2016 May 21st, Bluesquake: Novice JnJ  2016 May 22nd, Bluesquake: Solo   Performance:    2016 May 20th, Bluesquake: Sundown Strut Performance Prelims:    2016 May 21st, Bluesquake: Novice JnJ - Group 1 Prelims  2016 May 21st, Bluesquake: Novice JnJ - Group 2 Prelims  2016 May 21st, Bluesquake: Open Strictly - Group 1 Prelims  2016 May 21st, Bluesquake: Open Strictly - Group 2 Prelims  2016 May 21st, Bluesquake: Solo - Group 1 Prelims  2016...

    Hey guys, we're starting the podcast up again with Season 2. This time instead of doing instructor interviews, we're changing the format to talk about blues dancing culture in its current form. In this first episode of Blues Dance World Podcast we wanted to give an introduction to all of us, how we met, and how we got into blues dancing. Later we discuss our favorite moments of BluesSHOUT 2016 and Blues Experiment. We conclude with events that are happening this month in the...

BluesSHOUT! 2016 has been an amazing event, there were so many great moments that I have to honor them with GIF's. #10 Humble Appreciation #9 Badass Choreo #8 Forrest's "If you want to keep me happy" moment #7 Paul's "Whats Up?" turn #6 Paul giving up the Solo Cutting Crown to Rachel Stirling #5 Aaron and Youngdon's Bro Moment #4 Nicole and Tim's consent Blarial #3 Laura and Damon Dip X up Moment #2 Jennifer Sowden and Dexter Santos' come hither...

Competitions:    2016 April May 15th, bluesSHOUT!: Novice JnJ Finals  2016 April May 15th, bluesSHOUT!: Open JnJ Finals  2016 April May 16th, bluesSHOUT!: Allstars Strictly Finals  2016 April May 16th, bluesSHOUT!: Solo Cutting Finals  2016 April May 17th, bluesSHOUT!: Open Strictly Finals  2016 April May 17th, bluesSHOUT!: Allstars JnJ Finals   Performance:    2016 April May 15th, bluesSHOUT!: 100 Days, Soul Blues Performance  2016 April May 15th, bluesSHOUT!: Am I Wrong Performance  2016 April May 16th, bluesSHOUT!: Go Down Hannah Performance