Welcome to Yehoodi!
Yehoodi is a community of folks from around the world that are passionate about lindy hop, swing dancing and swing jazz. We welcome anyone who wants to learn more about this artform and to hang out with others in the lindy hop community.
An annotated, short introduction to lindy hop and its origins in Harlem, New York.
Our semi-regular rundown of stuff on the internets you should be clicking on.
Zeng and his team of intrepid dancers and translators are working hard to bring Frankie’s iconic dance history to the Chinese speaking world.
Check out this fantastic map of Harlem nightlife during the height of the jazz era.
The SwingNation crew sit, drink tea and talk about some of the highlights and low lights of the 2017 Lindy Hop year.
For Pride Month, we were proud to host a conversation with Adam Brozowski, Hallie Kuperman, and Lori Taniguchi about LGBTQ+ issues in the Lindy hop community.
This month we keep it simple and remember a man who dedicated his life to Lindy Hop. Happy birthday, Frankie Manning.
We talk with Remy Kuoakou Kouame, Sara Deckard and Andrea Gordon about the current issues of Black inclusion in the Lindy Hop community.
Hey Mister Jesse
June's show features new releases from new releases from Megan & Her Goody-Goodies, Dandy Wellington & His Band, Le Dancing Pepa Swing Band, On The Levee Jazz Band and The California Honeydrops and plenty of international audience feedback. (89 minutes)
May's show features The Schwings Band swinging Nirvana, new releases from Riverside Jazz Collective, Silver Bell Jazz Band and The Glenn Crytzer Orchestra and plenty of international audience feedback. (88 minutes)
April's show features new releases from Postmodern Jukebox with Gunhild Carling, The Swinging Dice and G & The New Orleans Swinging Gypsies and plenty of international audience feedback. (82 minutes)
Mr. Cantor runs Celluloid Improvisations which is an archive of jazz (and jazz influenced and/or related) music preserved on 16mm sound film, videotape, laserdisc, DVD and various digital formats.
This independent film is made by Lindy Hoppers for Lindy Hoppers. It stars Dax Hock, Sara Breck, Kevin St. Laurent, Jo Hoffberg and a ton of Lindy Hopper musicians and dancers you may recognize.
What does Lindy Hop and Nazi Germany have in common? They are both in the movie Swing Kids. Spuds, Zain, Jess and Alex review the 1993 movie.