Alright, so you’ve wondered, Where is Westie going next?
Well, the thrilling news is upon us:

Where’s Westie 12 will be:
The Opening dance to the VIP All Star Open & WAG Awards (http://www.vipallstaropen.com/)

When: Thursday August 18th, 2011

7 PM – Doors Open
$10 for just the dance  w/ $1 discount with the WW VIP Card (find Pete or Doug at a dance to get one!)
$15.00 for the workshop with Arjay Centeno or with Ben McHenry – $20 for both workshops
$30 gets you into the Dance + 2 Workshops ($2 discount with WW VIP Card)

DJ’d Music by Doug & Pete from 9:00pm to 1:30am — Handing the baton off to Jack Smith at 1:30am

$10 General Admission (or $9 for WW VIP Card holders)
Admission to WW#12 included with VIP & WAG Awards weekend ticket

There will also be an All American Jack & Jill competition. $10 entry and 100% of entry proceeds go back to the 1st & 2nd place winners.
Details on the WAG Website.

We know you’ve all been having such a great time at Where’sWestie so far.
So come on out to Where’s Westie #12 and help kick start an awesome weekend of great dancing in full Where’s Westie style!

Sincerely,
Doug & Pete

WHOA! WW#11 is Here!

July 8, 2011

It’s very soon my friends! The next Where’s Westie dance brought to you by Doug Silton and Pete Green.

Also worthy of early mention: WW #11 in Burbank will be Champion dancer, and good friend Ben Morris’ official Birthday WCS dance! So come get a dance with Ben for his birthday!

Where’s Westie #11
When:  Tuesday, July 12th … at Olivia’s in Burbank. map map map
8 PM – Intermediate Class.
8:30 pm – 1 am – Social dancing DJ’d by D&P
9 PM – Club Challenge Prelims (MagicDanceProductions.com)
10:30 PM – Club Challenge Finals

Also! Check out the Where’s Westie PODCASTS. June Podcast is the most recent!
www.whereswestie.podbean.com

XOXO,
Pete & Doug

June Podcast is Here

June 24, 2011

June is here!
That means a new podcast installment from Doug & Pete (or is it Pete & Doug?).
This 9th podcast episode piggy backs off of the Bluesy inspiration that Brother Yusef gives us, and we’ve filled this puppy up some of the more obscure blues and soul music we’ve happened across during our musical searching.
So get your triplesteps ready and your rhythms-a-poppin, cuz here we goooooooo!
Sorry, no hiphop/R&B this time. You’ll have to actually come to a Where’sWestie to hear some of the latest jams we’ve been accumulating for your dancing pleasure.
So have a blast listening to Pete and Doug having a blast. and get your jams.
Click here to go listen!

Droid,
Poug & Dete.

Where’s Westie #10

June 8, 2011

We had so much fun with live music for Doug’s B-Day bash at Where’s Westie #9 that we’re continuing the flow.

We’re very proud and happy (prappy) to be a part of the Ford Amphittheatre’s Summer Music Session!

Where’s Westie #10 – featuring a Beginning West Coast Swing lesson with Doug & Pete from 7-7:30 PM, follows with a DJ set and of course Brother Yusef playing for us LIVE!

Check out Where’s Westie for the details!

MONDAY, JUNE 27, 7-10 PM.

HOLLY-WOOD, CA

Podcasto De Mayo

May 20, 2011

Extra Extra!!! Podcast Nove Numero é Aqui!!!
Dá pra acreditar? Nosso podcast 9 até à data – a nossa edição de maio.
É um podcast especial que é mais uma edição da entrevista Podcasts WW – Com celebridade Campeão dançarina WCS MaryAnn Nuñez.
Se você perdeu a nossa edição de última entrevista com o DJ Jack Smith – ter um olhar (Podcast # 4).
Um grande obrigado ao MaryAnn para se juntar a nós no estúdio, e passar tempo com a gente.

Assim, a baixar o podcast para listedn no seu carro no caminho para WW9! Ela irá ajudá-lo empolgado com as danças impressionante próxima!

Aproveitem o show e as músicas, e vê-lo no WW!
Ta Ta para agora!
Pedro e Doug

The Portugese description is in Honor of spending some good time with the newer group of bada$$ Brazillian dancers. For those of you who don’t HABLO ESPAñOL….That means… THE NIñO
TRANSLATION:
Extra Extra!!!! Podcast Numero Nove is Here!!
Can you believe it? Our 9th podcast to date — our May edition.
It’s a special podcast that is another interview edition of the WW Podcasts — Featuring Celebrity Champion WCS dancer MaryAnn Nunez.
If you missed our last interview edition featuring DJ Jack Smith — have a look at (Podcast #4) .
Big Thanks to MaryAnn for joining us in the Studio, and spending time with us.

So download the podcast to listedn to in your car on the way to WW9! It will help you get PSYCHED for the awesome upcoming dances!

Enjoy the show and the music, and see you at WW!
Ta Ta for now!
Pete and Doug

The next WW is located at the Dabney Lounge at the California Institute of Technology
Here is a link to their website giving directions, and a campus map of what to expect when you’re driving in the area…

http://www.its.caltech.edu/~ballroom/campus_map.html

Enter Dabney Hall through the gardens on the north side of the building. Caltech’s historic Dabney Hall has a spacious lounge with beautiful hardwood floors, gorgeous wood paneling and arched doorways.

The California Institute of Technology is located at 1200 E. California Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91125, south of the 210 Freeway and west of the 110 Freeway. (link to a map)

Driving Directions to Cal-Tech:
From the 110 North Fwy

Fwy continues into S Arroyo Pky. heading North.
Turn right onto California Blvd. heading East.
On California Blvd. the campus is located between Wilson Ave. and Hill Ave.

From the 210 Fwy
Take the Hill Ave. exit.
Turn onto Hill Ave. heading South.
From the 210 E turn right onto Hill Ave.
From the 210 W turn left onto Hill Ave.
On Hill Ave. the campus is located between Del Mar Blvd. and Caliornia Blvd.
Parking

All campus parking areas are FREE and open to visitor parking on weekends and after 5 pm on weekdays. Street-parking in the Pasadena is limited to 1-2 hours, please park in the campus parking lots. Parking on streets after 2 AM is not allowed.

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WW9 is going to be a great night, be sure to bring some clothes that you want to have your picture taken in, because that is definitely going to happen! Perhaps even bring your Red-Carpet Best! 🙂
See you all there for WW9 — AKA Doug’s 33rd Birthday! Remember — Live Music and FREE
Love,
Pete and Doug

WW Podcast #7 has landed

April 22, 2011

Get your Jams y’all.. Where’s Westie Podcast #7 has landed on your front door step.
This April edition of the podcast brings you Doug, Pete, fan mail, Brother Yusef, another 3 new tracks to groove on, and 3 more jack smith inspired music selections, as well as 3 funky mutha’s. Righteous.
Cheers mates and podcasterinos, and Ahoy! to all of our foreign listeners.

Head on over to whereswestie.podbean.com to have a listen!

one love
Guilty.

WW#8 was a total Success. Thanks to everybody for coming out. We had a ball, and hope the ball was shared by all. Cheers mates.
On to next topic! Look at this!

FREE.
You like that word? Well we do too. So much that our next Where’s Westie (#9) will be exactly that!

This will be a hugely awesome West Coast Swing dance in Los Angeles.
On a Friday night in Los Angeles.

In Pasadena, to be exact.May 20th.

For Doug’s Annual Birthday Bash (33 this year)…
featuring. FEATURING. Featuring. Live Music with the super rhythmical musicians from The Floor Improv night.
Band Breaks are DJ’d by Pete & Doug

Live music. For the price of. Zero Dollars. That’s right Zero Dollars.

Stuff you need to know. Like Calendar Stuff

  • Friday, May 20th
  • @Dabney Lounge
    1200 East California Blvd.
    Pasadena, CA
  • Cost: Free. Free. FREE!
  • 7:30pm – 1:00 am
    Doors open at 7:30 PM.     Note: We may reach max capacity of 300 dancers so come early to make sure you get in!
    8 PM – 9:30 PM: DJ’s Pete & Doug
    9:30 PM – 11:30 PM: Live Music – featuring Musicians from The Floor (Band breaks DJ’d WW)
    11:30 PM – 1 AM: DJ’s Pete & Doug filling out the night

Ahh… W W … written in candles … sorta looks like a 33. And that means we’re celebrating Doug’s 33rd birthday here!
WW is like Doug’s 33 … and 3 x 3 is 9… bam. WW#9 is fate.
It’s True. Every year Doug turns older. So every year he wants to share the gift of dance with everyone. Is that Cheesy? or Sappy? yes.  But HEY!   It’s a FREE dance with live music so you will LISTEN to the some of this sappiness. 🙂

Again yall. This is a FREE venue. All ages. Come enjoy. Droid.

Stay tuned for more information about WW#10. It’s gonna be awesome.

Signed,
Doug and Pete


			

Yessss WW#8 – E3RD

March 23, 2011

YESSSSS…

We’re going back to E3rd again in downtown Los Angeles for Where’s Westie 8 — It’s going to be a great time for some easter hoppin, bunny lovin, triplestepin, where’s westie fun that we all know and love!

The best part — NEW DJ EQUIPMENT! — Yep Pete and Doug have been working at bringing out the best in music we’re able to offer, and now we have some new tricks up our sleeve that will only been seen during our live dances.

Come on out to Where’s Westie #8 at E3rd on April 12th, 2011.

Doors open at 8pm – Dancing starts at 8:30 till 12:30 with potential to go later into the evening! (not too late though, we know it’s a school night.)

Cheers maties —

Pete and Doug

Ladies and Gents’ get ready for Where’s Westie’s 6th podcast installment. As usual — strictly for the pleasure of your ear drums.

So Check it out – and join Petah, and Douglas for some good ol’ radio/podcast/talkshow/music listenin fun!

Here’s a link so you can head on over for a good listen!

Enjoy!
See you around! Pete/Doug/Where’sWestie