Lexington in the '40s: Swingin' in the Bluegrass

  • 2003

A look back at the Kentucky music scene during World War II and the big band era includes interviews with locals who recall clubs like Joyland, the Green Dome and the Cotton Club, as well as the ballrooms of the Phoenix and Lafayette hotels. Also: archival photos and film footage of downtown Lexington and the University of Kentucky.

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