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Thursday, January 17, 2013

Wagon Trails

Last Friday we had a full floor for the lessons to start off another great night our dancing with all our friends. YEAH!!! I Love this Bar.....

For the lessons, we started off with the review of Hick Lake Lick. Fun upbeat dance with a great feel (Hick Lake Lick Video Here) and then we taught our new dance, Nathan's Wagon! It's a fun & lively 32 count Partner dance that goes to the song Wagon Wheel by Nathan Carter. We had a lot of really positive feedback on this one. Check out the usual suspects in the NATHAN'S WAGON VIDEO HERE!  Also if you never heard of Nathan Carter, here's his Music Video of the song. Addictive to watch.

Truck Stop Troubadours
After the lessons the Truck Stop Troubadours took the stage and got the joint hoppin' with that Classic outlaw country sound for a 4/4 foot stompin' two steppin', beer drinkin' good time. Speaking of the Troubadours, Brian and the performed an OUTSTANDING rendition of the Classic Song Wagon Wheel. The tempo was perfect, the vocals top notch and most importantly to structured dancers, they never missed a beat. Straight 32, through and through. Had several people comment on how great it was that the Troubadours we're calling out the dances we do to the songs. They left us with the request to send them songs to learn for us.  Great Job Guys!! 

BTW, Really glad we did a reteach of the line dance Walk the Line as so many of our bands (The Troubadours are one) play Waylon Jenning's classic "Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line. (Same with Gary Allan's remake of the Del Shannon Classic, Runaway)

Country Gathering
This Friday, Just-N-Kase will be back at the AMVETS to help you dance away your Mid Winter Blues and don't forget that Saturday is the HAM & BEAN COUNTRY GATHERING (Dinner and Dancing) at the 2nd Baptist Church in South Hadley and Jenn tells us they're gonna have a great crowd!! The OEP's will  be there providing beginners dance lessons so don't miss it!!

We updated the Club's Choreography Page - CLICK HERE!!

Reminders - Book your Rooms for East Hill Farm in March and Mishnock in May.. 


EASTHILL FARM!! Book now rooms are going fast!   East Hill Farm Country Dance Weekend March 15th-17th  ** Click for Info** . Tell them you're with Randy, Doreen and the One Eyed Parrot Dance club when you book!  

It's Time to Book your Room for our 5th Annual Rhode Trip to the Mishnock Barn!! May 25th 2012. We will be heading back down almost a year to the day from our last trip ROCKED!!  

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