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Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

The El Rey
Friday, February 8, 2013
8 p.m.

It’s Mardi Gras month, and there's no shortage of ways to celebrate here in Los Angeles. Start tonight with the 25-year-old member of the  New Orleans’ musical Andrews family, Troy, who got his nickname at age 6 because his trombone was taller than he was. His band’s shows mix old-school jazz, funk, and soul with modern rap and hip-hop for an entertaining ride. More information