Honky Tonk Swing

Choreographed by Gary Lafferty

Description: 32 count, 4 wall, low intermediate line dance
Music: Heartaches And Honky Tonks by Keith Harling

Start dancing on lyrics

RIGHT SIDE-SHUFFLE, ROCK BACK, RECOVER, LEFT SIDE-SHUFFLE ¼ TURN, ROCK BACK, RECOVER
1&2 Chassé side right-left-right
3-4 Rock left back, recover to right
5&6 Chassé side left-right-left turning ¼ right
7-8 Rock right back, recover to left

TOE TOUCHES, HEEL GRINDS
1-2 Touch right forward, step right together
3-4 Touch left forward, step left together
5-6 Step right heel forward (toe turned in), lower right toe (toe turned out)
7-8 Step left heel forward (toe turned in), lower right toe (toe turned out)
You will move forward slightly with the heel grinds

ROCK FORWARD, RECOVER, ¼ SIDE-SHUFFLE, WEAVE TO RIGHT
1-2 Rock right forward, recover to left
3&4 Turn ¼ right and chassé side right-left-right
5-6 Cross left over, step right side
7-8 Cross left behind, step right side

CROSS-ROCK, RECOVER, LEFT SIDE-SHUFFLE, JAZZ BOX WITH ¼ TURN AND CROSS
1-2 Cross/rock left over, recover to right
3&4 Chassé side left-right-left
5-6 Cross right over, turn ¼ right and step left back
7-8 Step right side, cross left over

REPEAT

TAG
At the end of the 3rd wall, there are 4 extra beats of music. Change the last 4 counts of the dance (jazz box ¼ turn) into a jazz box with no turn. You will be facing the home 12:00 wall. Now do the tag below:
STOMP, STOMP THEN CLAP, CLAP
1-2 Stomp right slightly side, stomp left slightly side
3-4 Clap, clap
For a bit of fun, clap hands with the dancers either side of you. Your left hand will clap the right hand of the dancer on your left, and your right hand will clap the left hand of the dancer on your right