New Music: Tim Timebomb and Friends cover “That’s What’s Knockin’ Me Out”

Today’s Tim Timebomb and Friends song is a cover of the Jimmy Liggins big band standard “That’s What’s Knockin’ Me Out.” Stream it here. Concerning the track, Tim writes:

“Bandleader, songwriter, and guitarist Jimmy Liggins recorded this one originally with his big band named the Drops Of Joy. Theyhad a roaring sax section. Jimmy wrote and recorded songs for R&B Indy Specialty Records…he was label mates with Wynona Carr, Smokey Hogg, Willard McDaniel, The Soul Stirrers (which featured a young Sam Cooke), Larry Williams, Little Richard, and H-Bomb Ferguson.

Jimmy was writing, recording and performing rough and ready rockers in the late Forties.”

Tim Timebomb is the latest side project from Rancid’s Tim Armstrong who has been releasing a long series of singles on iTunes every week since the beginning of December 2012 through Hellcat Records.


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