Music Collections: WRD Music Review for Ultimate Ballroom Album 18 and Ultimate Latin Album 16

Before I begin: Typically, I do music reviews based on samples that are already available to public and write them up to coincide with the release week. For this time however, I would like to thank WRD Music and DJ ICE for their early notification and allowing me to sample the full tracks of both …

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Music Collections: Seriously Fun Little Orchestra, Pink Martini

Who are you covering today?  Pink Martini, a seriously fun internationally acclaimed live band. What’s the deal?  Pink Martini has found international success shortly after it was formed back in 1994 with its first single Sympathique when it became an overnight sensation in France. Being a “little orchestra”that has musicians from …

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Music Collections: How To Build Up Your (Formidable) Personal Dance Music Collection

Ever been to a dance party, performance or competition and wished that you can dance to some of the most awesome music more often? Or perhaps you’ve envied people who seem to have some of the best music tracks in their collection? Instead of wishing, you can also build up your own awesome …

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Typical Conversations With Non-Dancers (The 10 Ballroom Dances Compiled by Helena Cej)

Typical Conversations With Non-Dancers (The 10 Ballroom Dances Compiled by Helena Cej)

“Is ballroom dancing romantic?” “Do you have feelings for your partner?” “Is waltz for old people only?” “Do you have a hair stylist and makeup artist?” “How many (dance) partners do you have?” These are some of the questions dancers get frequently from non-dancers, which may come in the form …

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Music Collections: WRD Music and DJ Ice’s Very Ballroom collaboration

Who are you covering today? The wait for WRD Music and DJ ICE’s ballroom collaboration is over! As the release is this week,  (August 11, out already!) and given DJ ICE’s remixes consist of some of the most in demand tracks for dancesport competitions, the compilation is in for a thorough review! What’s …

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Music Collections: Contemporary Swing Band, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

Music Collections: Contemporary Swing Band, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

Who are you covering today? Big Bad Voodoo Daddy (BBVD), modern day big band style swing revival in the 21st century. What’s the deal? Finding commercial success in the mid-90s in the swing genre through retro swing revival and the movie Swingers, BBVD is no stranger to having music frequently …

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