Did you know that Houston is the Western Swing
Capital of the United States?
When it comes to Western dancing, Dallas with its weird Dallas Twostep is
a distant second. The rest of the State still thinks it is a crime against nature for the
man to dance going backwards. The rest of the
Country mostly Line Dances to country music.
Certainly nowhere else in the USA does an entire city have ladies double-turning to
Individuals perhaps, but an entire city? No way. Houston
Texas owns the
Western Swing. No other city comes close.
Do you ever wonder if
God created the universe, then who created God? Do you ever wonder if there's life on
other planets? Of equal importance, do you ever wonder why Houston is the only city in America
where everyone double turns to Western music?
There is a reason, you know. If you are
interested, this is the story of how Western Swing was created and why Houston gets all