I somehow stumbled upon this hip... dare I say "jive" genera that has become more and more populated over the past couple of years.
The Genre is called "Electro-Swing" and consists of old-timers swing music with a strong modern tone to it. Ton's of the songs are extremely catchy
(even if many are repetitive). I highly suggest taking a listen!
Here's one of my new favorites
This one's quite repetitive, but still amazing!
And here's a huge compilation with tons of different songs
It's definitely not for everyone, but let me know what you think!
I was raised on my parents old 78 rpm swing collection. Swing was one thing, but jive, well jive, not that was the best. That video above of Cab
Calloway, that is a catchy tune, but head over to you tube and check out old Cab doing his stuff live, there are several. Man that cat could
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