In memory of Carl David Flores

I don’t update this very often because if you’re around San Diego, chances are at any one of the venues, you’ll find me, and I’ll always run the monthly Blues Labs. Two weeks ago, however, I lost a friend who was very near and dear to me and one of the major driving forces behind my immersion into blues music and blues idiom dances.

I’ve made eleven posts on Facebook thus far of memories of various aspects of Carl Flores, but the one I posted on Facebook for tonight’s blues lab is what I want to share here: Continue reading “In memory of Carl David Flores”

Double DJ Weekend!

After a hectic several weeks where I was either too busy or too exhausted to dance, I will be DJing at two locations this weekend! First will be the early set in the upstairs blues lounge at JAMnBLUES in Kearny Mesa this Friday, the 3rd of October, 2014. Taster lesson by Roger Nielsen begins at 9:15pm, and my set will begin at 10pm and go until 11:30pm or a little later.

The second will be in the Blues Alley at First Saturday Swing on the 4th of October, 2014. FREE beginner and intermediate swing lessons at 8pm, dancing at 9pm, and the blues room opens at 10pm. It will be the SD Lindy Haunt Pre-Party, so come decked out in your best Doctor Who themed attire! I am planning on exploring the San Diego Night Market a little earlier that evening before heading over to dance and DJ. Continue reading “Double DJ Weekend!”