The Party
(Mood/Swing)
Berlin / Los Angeles


Not all events lend themselves easily to control, notably, parties. Mood/Swing was formerly thrown on private rooftops and random warehouses in downtown Los Angeles, before migrating to th. Referring to Mood/Swing, “You can expect the most refined tunes from those cats”.....a slightly alcohol induced guest once stated. He further added “Mood/Swing starts out a tad serious, at that point you get lots of upper crust Nu-Jazz and everyone is well behaved, and then later on things get a little rowdy, sorta like the movie, The Party.

Natalia Borisova and Steve Franken in The Party (1968) . Photo by Michael Ochs Archives/Getty images -  2013 Getty Images