Stalwart downtown Orlando music venue Soundbar on Wednesday announced that the space's doors will be closing effective today, bringing to an end an eclectic calendar of live music programming that jumped genres effortlessly.
An afternoon post on the @soundbar.orl Instagram account broke the (very) bad news to followers.
"It comes with deep sadness that we must announce Soundbar is closing its doors today," read the post. "After a long legal battle with our landlord since covid struck, we feel it's best for us to move on."
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