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Trombone Shorty

Since the release of their Grammy®-nominated 2010 debut album, Backatown, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue have grown creatively while winning hordes of new fans performing nonstop on five continents. Their latest album, For True, offers substantive proof of their explosive growth, further refining the signature sound Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews has dubbed “Supafunkrock.” “There was excitement from everywhere,” says Andrews (now 27) of the experience on the road and how it fed into the creation of For True. “We did over 200 shows in the last year and a half, and every night we allowed the music to take us over. Musically and creatively, we wanted to shoot for some different things.”

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When the horns blow, it's all you need to know. - Rolling Stone, Will Hermes

They set a blistering pace on this guest-laden follow-up to last year's Grammy-nominated Backatown. - USA Today, Steve Jones' 4-star review of For True

brass band, funk, rock and even some gospel-drenched soul music.. in many ways, he is a genre unto himself. - Billboard

hailed as New Orleans' brightest new star in a generation. - NPR, Talk of the Nation

...the Jimi Hendrix of the trombone. - Rhythms (Australia), Brian Wise

...one of the best entertainers out there, period. He's an incredible horn player

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Jan18Wed Red Hot Chili Peppers
Scottrade Center
St Louis, MO
7:00 pm
Jan20Fri Red Hot Chili Peppers
Pinnacle Bank Arena
Lincoln, NE
7:00 pm
Feb1Wed Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
20 Monroe Live
Grand Rapids, MI
7:00 pm
Feb2Thu Red Hot Chili Peppers
Joe Louis Arena
Detroit, MI
7:30 pm
Feb7Tue Red Hot Chili Peppers
Td Garden
Boston, MA
7:30 pm
Feb8Wed Red Hot Chili Peppers
Td Garden
Boston, MA
7:30 pm
Feb15Wed Red Hot Chili Peppers
Madison Square Garden
New York, NY
7:30 pm



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