Next Thing Smokin'
Steve Cavanaugh (USA) - February 2022
Next Thing Smokin' - Joe Diffie : (The Ultimate Collection)
Music available on iTunes and Amazon
Begin dance 16 counts from first downbeat, about 10 seconds in.
[1-8] SHUFFLE FWD 2X, DOUBLE KICK R, COASTER
1&2Step R Fwd, Close L to R, Step R Fwd
3&4Step L Fwd, Close R to L, Step L Fwd
5-6, 7&8Kick R Fwd, Kick R Fwd, Step R Back, Close L to R, Step R Fwd [12:00]
[9-16] PIVOT 1/2 R, TRIPLE TURN, 1/4 PIVOT L
1-2, 3&4Step L Fwd, Turn 1/2 to R, Turn 1/2 to R Stepping L Back, Turn 1/2 R Stepping R Fwd, Step L Fwd [6:00]
5-8Step R Fwd, Step L Fwd, Step R Fwd, 1/4 Turn to L [3:00]
[17-24] CROSS SHUFFLE, SIDE ROCK L, CROSS SHUFFLE, 1/2 HINGE TURN
1&2, 3-4Step R Across L, Step L to Side, Step R Across L, Rock L to Side, Recover Weight to R
5&6, 7-8Step L Across R, Step R to Side, Step L Across R, 1/4 Turn L Stepping R Back, 1/4 Turn L Stepping L to Side [9:00]
[25-32] 3/4 HINGE TURN, SHUFFLE FWD, PIVOT 1/2, TRIPLE TURN
1-21/2 Turn L Stepping R Back, 1/4 Turn L Stepping L to Side [3:00 then 12:00]
3&4Step R Fwd, Close L to R, Step R Fwd
5-6, 7&8Step L Fwd, Turn 1/2 to R, Turn 1/2 to R Stepping L Back, Turn 1/2 R Stepping R Fwd, Step L Fwd [6:00]
Note: This tune is a country polka, so the shuffles should have some bounce in them!
Removing Turns (if needed but who would want to?)
In section 2, change the triple turn on counts 3&4 to a shuffle forward.
In section 4, change the last 2 counts, the Triple Turn, to a Shuffle Fwd.