For women skirts became longer and the waist line was returned up to its normal position to bring back its womanly look. The women started wearing braod shoulder look, pleated sleeves, round shoulders and puff sleeved gown were worn ny them.
Gene Krupa - Almost every great drummer would cite this man as one of, if not the best drummer of all time.
If you love the drum solo on Benny Goodman's recording of "Sing, Sing, Sing," then you are a fan of Gene Krupa, the influential jazz/big band drummer, band leader and composer who was born on this date in 1909. He was 64 when he died in 1973. Did you ever see him in person? Photo courtesy of AP. https://www.facebook.com/ClassicHollywoodLAT/photos/a.325229037557486.74836.315575098522880/1575812445832466/?type=3&theater
Jazz Digital Art - Gene Krupa by Ted Azriel
Slingerland Drums...graced with those incredible solos...