Since Acme Jazz Garage’s Timpano residency is on hold, listen to ‘Phil’s Blues’ instead

The retro jazz-blues was recorded at the Springs Theatre.

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You can’t catch Acme Jazz Garage playing its regular gig at Timpano (the Hyde Park restaurant is temporarily closed as the state figures out coronavirus), so a spin with the band’s latest single, “Phil’s Blues” will have to do.

The song—retro jazz-blues recorded at the Springs Theatre in Sulphur Springs—arrived in late July, but was a regular staple during the band’s aforementioned Timpano residency. Upright bassist Philip Booth told CL that he hopes to combine the cut with some other tracks—some in the can, some yet to be recorded—and emerge with some kind of full release at some point.

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Ray Roa

Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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