The resources page is a summary of tools, services and products related to swing dance, music, DJ'ing and to this blog.
Disclosure: Please note that some of the links below are affiliate links and I will earn a commission if you purchase through those links. These are all products and services I am using myself and I am recommending because they are either helpful or of good quality and I trust them.
- Book Tips Jazz and Swing A list of books about Jazz & Swing music and dance.
- Buch-Tipps zum Thema Jazz und Swing Eine Liste von mehrheitlich deutschsprachigen Büchern über Jazz & Swing.
Swing DJ & Music Resources
- 14 Tips To Become A (Better) Swing DJ Learn how to improve your Swing DJ skills.
- Great Music Sources For Swing DJs and Music Lovers A list where to find swing music, interesting not only for Swing DJs.
- djay Pro is my new choice for Swing DJ'ing on the MacBook Pro. It has everything you need: it's clear, simple and stable!
- MediaMonkey Very popular among Windows users. MediaMonkey is a media organizer and manager for small to large libraries, with many different features. Free version available!
- Aris Allen Affordable dance shoes, especially for Balboa.
- Re-mix Vintage Shoes Another brand I adore. Beautiful shoes in the style of past times!
- Stacy Adams Men's street shoes perfect for Swing dancing.
Learning an Instrument
- Rocket Piano Online piano course, from the creators of Jamorama. Also available via mail (incl. books, DVDs & CDs).
- Pianoforall Online course to learn piano or keyboard. Riskfree 2 month-trial.
- Singorama Complete guide to learn to sing.