I'm one of those country-western
fans, and I switch stations whenever I hear their music.
It used to be that country-western
dancers all wore cowboy hats and boots.
At Oil Can Harry's in Studio City, Rick Dominguez has led the way to set country-western
dance routines to different music styles including pop, rock and salsa.
Don't be surprised if you hear a Country-Western
tune followed by Grunge and than an Urban Dance cut," Combs said.
At the Northeast Valley Multipurpose Senior Center in Pacoima, a group of 14 women enjoy learning country-western
dances on Wednesdays and Fridays.
At the Cowboy Palace Saloon in Chatsworth, country-western
dancing is offered every night of the week.
Stothers' songs draw on a variety of idioms, from rock and country-western
to Renaissance music; a synthesized sound of bagpipes and penny whistle give some of them a Celtic air.
clothing, they also bring nonperishable food to donate to the South Antelope Valley Emergency Services food bank, which provides help to needy local families.
She enjoyed reading histories and romantic mysteries and listening to country-western
and classical music.
The rodeo will be followed by a country-western
band and barn dance.
The play depicts six women: a country-western
singer on a USO tour, a Vassar graduate volunteering with the Red Cross and four military nurses of varied backgrounds: an Army veteran, a military ``brat,'' a young woman who joined up to see the world, another who thinks she can save the world.
In early April there'll be the Country Western Hop, on which he is working with Lisa Sandoval, the country-western
dance instructor at Schooner's restaurant.
themed fair will also include handmade arts and crafts for sale and children's activities.
Folk-rocker Richard Thompson lends a hand on ``Wreck of the Carlos Rey,'' a country-western
shipwreck song - and so it goes.
Free entertainment will be provided by performers running the gamut from country-western
phenom Leann Rimes and local swing favorite Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to pop-rock duo Heart and popular rockers Uncle Kracker.