"After years of touring, Sons of Ace was asked by recording company Emerald Records to relocate to Philadelphia. Ace and sons moved to the Philadelphia in 1981 and became a staple on the music scene almost immediately upon their arrival."
Gully Ranks - Reggae / Hip-Hop / Indie Artist
Between the facade of Bacchanal and the stuffed chimp that was in the front window of Harry's it was a surreal little slice of South Street.
Any of you ever venture into the basement of Lincoln Beer Dist on the other side of Broad?
when did bacchanal close? i was never there, i think that was a bit before my time...
Ridicule is the only weapon which can be used against unintelligible propositions. Ideas must be distinct before reason can act upon them. - T-Jeff
Sandy Smith, Wanderer in Germantown, Philadelphia
Editor-in-Chief, Philadelphia Real Estate Blog - but all opinions expressed here are mine and mine alone.
""Jazz and blogging are both intimate, improvisational, and individual -- but also inherently collective. And the audience talks over both." --Andrew Sullivan, "Why I Blog," The Atlantic, November 2008
However you did cause me to do a quick search and through this article I found out about a Phila artist I never knew about.
Ellen Powell Tiberino
West Philadelphia: Artistic Views
Bachanal had a very distinctive mural/bas relief piece adorning the outside and I always wondered who created it...