Trombone Shorty announces his debut album for Blue Note Records, Parking Lot Symphony. Coming April 28th, the album captures the spirit and the essence of The Big Easy, while redefining its sound. Blazing through 70’s Funk, Rock, Hip-Hop and R&B, ParkingLot Symphony was produced by Chris Seefried (Andra Day, Fitz and The Tantrums) and features songs co-written by Aloe Blacc, Ethan Gruska (The Belle Brigade), and Alex Ebert (Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros). Shorty also delivers fresh covers of The Meters’ funk classic “It Ain’t No Use,” and Allen Toussaint’s “Here Come the Girls.” Click here to listen to “Here Come the Girls” now.
NEW SHOWS! Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue start the final stretch of their three month tour with the Red Hot Chili Peppers this week including three sold out nights at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
After their 3rd Annual Treme Threauxdown at the Saenger Theater in New Orleans on April 28th (featuring special guests Andra Day, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Walter Wolfman Washington, Dumpstaphunk and more to be announced), the band will close out the Acura Stage at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in New Orleans on May 7th.
New dates below will be available for fan pre-sale on Monday, March 7th and go on sale to the general public Friday, March 10th. Shows include the band’s first-ever headline show at the legendary Red Rocks and a run of co-headline dates with St Paul & The Broken Bones in August. Click here for all dates and details.