Saturday, June 18, 2011

the USA's first popular integrated bands

YouTube - Teddy Wilson - Benny Goodman Trio:

Krupa went on to form his own band, the Gene Krupa Orchestra. Here's "Let Me Off Uptown" with Anita O'Day and Roy Eldridge:

Bonus, mostly for the swing dancing that starts around 2:35, but also because of the menage a trois subtext: