So apparently there's a festival going on in Alicante this week called "Eat My Soul" (8th edition, a week dedicated to "Black Music"), starting this weekend, and going all out next weekend with a series of concerts, showings of movies/documentaries, a New Orleans food market and much more (which I'll miss out, out of town!)
I headed into town this morning to catch some of the action, and boy was it a blast!!! Swinging their way through the streets of the old part of town to the tune of "El Refugio Swing Band" (I didn't even know you could play a bass while moving it around!) and watching the people from "Alicante Lindy Hop" swing dancing (wish I could do that! Might sign up for classes in the Fall!). Check out these photos and videos!
Here are the musicians:
|Swinging their way through Alicante!|
And here are the dancers!
|Alicante Lindy Hop takes to the streets of Alicante!|
That last video got cut a bit abruptly as I ran out of space of the phone... Unfortunate 'cause I LOVE that song!
I've been moving to the rhythm all day... even once back at home! ;o)
PS: And yes this means I'm hopefully back on the Blog(s)! (fingers crossed!)