Trombone Shorty: New Album & New Shows Announced


Trombone Shorty announces his Blue Note-debut, 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, Parking Lot 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.”

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 onApril 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 onMay 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. Visit for all tour dates and details.

4/24 – Bowery Ballroom.  New York, NY
6/2 – Dominion Arts Center. Richmond, VA
6/3 – The Ritz. Raleigh, NC
6/4 – Greenfield Lake Amphitheatre. Wilmington, NC
6/6 – The Ridgefield Playhouse. Ridgefield, CT
6/9 – Ocean City Music Pier. Ocean City, NJ
6/10 – Boarding House Park. Lowell, MA
6/11 – College Street Music Hall. New Haven, CT
6/15 – Sherman Theater. Stroudsburg, PA
6/16 – The Space at Westbury. Westbury, NY
6/17 – AURA. Portland, ME
8/14 – The Wilma Theater. Missoula, MT
8/16 – Red Rocks Ampitheatre.  Morrison, CO
8/19 – Edgefield Winery. Portland, OR*
8/20 – Woodland Park Zoo. Seattle, WA*
8/22 – The Mountain Winery. Saratoga, CA*
8/24 – Green Music Center. Rohnert Park, CA*
8/25 – Avila Beach Resort. Avila Beach, CA*
8/26 – The Chelsea @ The Cosmopolitan.  Las Vegas, NV*
8/27 – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre at SDSU. San Diego, CA*
8/30 – Hollywood Bowl. Los Angeles, CA*

*Co-headline dates with St Paul and The Broken Bones