The first evening of 2004 began with one of the most popular dance bands in the land. Formed in 1994 by pianist Dean Mora, Mora's Modern Rhythmists utilizes period arrangements and record transcriptions of the original Jazz and Swing-Era charts, concentrating on the Hot Jazz and early Swing periods of 1927-1937.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY, LEONARD REED!
Wednesday, January 7th, 2004 marked the 97th birthday of Leonard Reed. This is the gentleman that helped invent the Shim Sham Shimmy dance back in 1927!
LOBSTER MAN FROM MARS
DVD RELEASE PARTY
Star Trek's George Takei (Captain Sulu) was on hand to help celebrate the DVD release of this classic Science Fiction film. In addition, many of the stars from the movie were in attendance.