The Gorbals is a mysterious, hard-to-find venue which has absolutely no online indication that the California Feetwarmers play there every Thursday night. But, somehow a group of swing dancers has figured it out and shows up every week!
The Gorbals itself is inside the Alexandria Hotel in downtown L.A. The area is a tad sketchy but not too bad. I parked in a dubious underground parking garage for $5, valet only (someone please let me know if there is somewhere better to park!)
The entrance is marked with a flag, but it’s up high so I didn’t notice it at all on the way in. Continue reading