Ceroc Southport Weekender – Boudoir Music Taster

By | February 20th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Weekenders|

Paul, don't forget The Boudoir I guarantee you that, when it comes to picking my Top Ten Southport highlights the Thunderball Room is going to dominate.  There'll be references to the intense club like vibe on the [...]

Quick Steps: Quick Notes

By | February 16th, 2018|Categories: Quick Steps|

Off to Ceroc's Southport Weekender The car is packed and the Dance Gang are ready to roll.  We are all off to Southport.  We'll be joining up with all the Ceroc Heaven faithful - spot [...]

Southport Ceroc Weekender: Your 10 Must-do List

By | February 13th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Weekenders|

We all have our own Southport Must-do List Anyone who's been to a Ceroc Southport Weekender will know that there's so much on offer, and you soon learn you can't do it all.  So when the [...]

Ceroc Heaven: Kelham Hall, Newark

By | February 7th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews, Modern Jive DJs|

I'm in The Thunderball Room at Southport with DJ Silly Boy! It's Friday night, and the atmosphere out on a packed dance floor in The Thunderball Room is electrifying.  The music is blasting out of the [...]

The Killers: Human

By | January 30th, 2018|Categories: My Favourite Tracks|

I'm often asked to name some of my favourite tracks.  Of course there are hundreds of great tracks we dance to, but I've come up with a list that I hope will get some approval.  [...]

Spread the word about Social Dancing with this video

By | January 28th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

Spread the word about Modern Jive with this video Ever wanted to explain the fun you have at Modern Jive to your friends, but can't find the words - then send them the link to [...]

Murphy’s Dance Shirts & My battle to stay fresh on the dance floor

By | January 25th, 2018|Categories: Articles|

Some of us work up a real sweat Now I have a bit of a reputation on the dance floor, and it has got me in to trouble in the past.  You see I soon [...]

Ceroc Evolution: West Greenwich Community Centre

By | January 20th, 2018|Categories: Class Nights|

An invitation to a party A couple of weeks ago I opened up Facebook, to find I had a message from Nardiya asking me to attend a surprise party for Ceroc Evolution Franchise holder and [...]

Northern Jive Barnsley: Worsbrough

By | January 19th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

The Dance Gang hits the road Last weekend there was no dancing in the Nottingham area, so I did what I always do, and went on to the UK Jive Website.  I scrolled down the listings for [...]

LeRoc Surrey: Tylney Hall, Leatherhead

By | January 13th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

This is one of the best In September of last year I published a list of my Top 5 Freestyles from the previous twelve months (see link below).  A LeRoc Surrey Freestyle held in February [...]

Ceroc Surrey: Fairlands Community Centre, Guildford

By | January 11th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

Time for another road trip In my first year of writing freestyle reviews (to September 2017) I visited twenty five different freestyle venues.  In the current year since September I've only visited six, and three of [...]

Ceroc Heaven: New Year’s Eve, Motown & Soul Fix

By | January 9th, 2018|Categories: Freestyle Reviews, Motown|

Another Great New Year's Eve Party Night New Year's Eve saw another great party night with Ceroc Heaven at The Freisland School, Sandiacre on the outskirts of Nottingham.  Just as before this was a great night [...]

25 things we ❤️ about Ceroc Southport Weekender

By | January 2nd, 2018|Categories: Articles, Weekenders|

Southport is more than just a non-stop dance fest It's not long before Ceroc's Southport again.  I suspect that most people will have sorted out their bookings, but others may be still wondering whether to [...]

Quick Steps: Quick Notes – December 17

By | December 31st, 2017|Categories: Quick Steps|

Cracking Sound System rocks Kelham You can't stop me writing about great dance music and there was plenty as Ashley Davis made his Kelham Hall debut last night, but what I have to mention occasionally [...]

Serious Jockin’- no G

By | December 26th, 2017|Categories: Music Reviews|

This article was originally posted in October 2016.  I've recently updated it with new music. So where do Modern Jive DJs find their exclusive dance tracks? So how do Modern Jive DJs find the fresh music tracks [...]

Ceroc Heaven: Christmas Party Fun Lesson, Grange Hall

By | December 21st, 2017|Categories: Class Nights|

Was this the best Christmas Fun class ever? Ceroc Heaven Christmas Party class nights are always fun, and this year the class at Grange Hall in Radcliife on Trent was no exception.  In fact it [...]

My Top Picks of The Year: Part 4 DJ Playlists

By | December 17th, 2017|Categories: Articles, Modern Jive DJs|

My 2016-17 Modern Jive Highlights It's a year since I started my modern jive blog, and in that time I've danced on average three times a week. I must have visited over fifty different Modern [...]

LeRoc Scotland: Burgh Halls , Glasgow

By | December 14th, 2017|Categories: Freestyle Reviews|

A five hundred mile road trip to dance Would you make a five hundred mile road trip to go dancing for an evening?  That's what I did last Saturday with my dance buddy Terry.  We [...]