A DIFFERENT KIND OF MAN

Choreographer: Bill Larson, Sunshine Coast, Qld, Australia

Song: ‘Smoke Rings in the Dark’ by Gary Allen

Start on main vocals

2 Wall 64 Count Intermediate

 

bill_larson@hotmail.com   www.hop.to/lonestar

 

Steps

Actual Footwork

Direction

Calling Suggestion

 

 

Section 1

1,2,3,4

5,6,7,8

 

Hip Sway Hold, Hip Sway Hold, Hips R L R L

Stepping R to side Sway Hips R, Hold, L, Hold

Rock / Sway Hips R, L, R, L

 

 

On the spot

 

 

Sway, Hold, Sway, Hold

Hip Sway R L R L

 

Section 2

1&2

3&4

5,6

7,8

 

Sailor Step, Sailor Step, Behind Turn Step Pivot

Step R behind L, Step L to side, Recover onto R

Step L behind R, Step R to side, Recover onto L

Step R behind L, Step L to side with 1/4 turn L

Step R forward, Pivot1/2 turn L

 

 

On the spot

 

Left

On the Spot

 

 

R Sailor

L Sailor

Behind, Step-Turn

Step Pivot

 

Section 3

1,2

3&4

5&6

7,8

 

Turn, Shuffle Back R, L, Back Drag

turning 1/2 L Step R back, Step L back

Step R back, Cross L back in front of R, Step R back

Step L back, Cross R back in front of L, Step L back

Step R back, Drag L up beside R

 

 

Turning Left

Back

 

 

Swing turn, Back Back

Shuffle back

Shuffle Back

Step Drag

 

Section 4

1&2

3,4

5,6

7,8

 

Coaster Step, Cross Step Sweep x 3

Step L back, Step R beside L, Step L fwd

Cross R fwd in front of L, Sweep L toe fwd

Cross L fwd in front of R, Sweep R toe fwd

Cross R fwd in front of L, Sweep L toe fwd

 

 

Back

Forward

 

 

Coaster Step

Step Sweep

 

Section 5

1,2

3,4

5,6&

7,8&

 

Cross Weave R, Cross Rock &, Cross Rock &

Cross L over R, Step R to side

Step L behind R, Step R to side

Cross L over R, Recover onto R, Step L beside R, Cross R over L, Recover onto L, Step R beside L

 

 

Right

 

On the spot

 

 

Cross Weave

 

Cross Rock Step

Cross Rock Step

 

Section 6

1,2

3&4

5,6

7,8

 

Cross Unwind L Coaster, Step Hold, 360’ Fwd

Cross L over R, Unwind 3/4 R

Step R back, Step L beside R, Step R fwd

Step L fwd, Hold

Completing a full turn L Step fwd R, L

 

 

On the spot

 

Forward

 

 

Cross Unwind

Coaster Step

Step Hold

Turn Turn

 

Section 7

 

1&2

3,4

5&6

7&8

 

Kick & Change, Cross Unwind, Coaster Step, Kick & Change

Kick R across L, Step R beside L, Step L beside R

Cross R over L, Unwind 1/2 L

Step L back, Step R beside L, Step L fwd

Kick R across L, Step R beside L, Step L beside R

 

 

 

On the spot

 

 

 

Kick Ball Cross

Cross Unwind

Coaster Step

Kick Ball Cross

 

Section 8

1,2

&3,4

5&6

7,8

 

Fwd Rock, Touch Unwind, L Coaster, 360’ Fwd

Step R fwd, Recover onto L

Step R beside L, Touch L back, Turn 1/2 L (weight R)

Step L back, Step R beside L, Step L fwd

Completing a full turn L Step fwd R, L

 

 

On the spot

 

Back

Forward

 

 

Step Rock

Touch Unwind

Coaster Step

Turn Turn

 

Tags:

 

After walls 3 & 6 (facing 12:00) dance section 1, then restart dance

 

Restarts:

Wall 2

Wall 4

Wall 5

 

 

Dance first 15 counts, change count 16 from 1/2 turn L to a 3/4 turn L, restart dance (face 6:00),

Dance Sections 1 - 7, then restart dance (facing 12:00)

Dance first 30 counts, then Step R fwd with 1/4 turn L, Recover onto L, restart dance (facing 6:00)