Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue Band performed on Mountain Stage.
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February 15, 2011 Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews performs music from his album Backatown. His music blends rock, funk, jazz, hip-hop and soul to create a unique sound he's dubbed "supafunkrock."
August 19, 2009 A product of New Orleans' music-rich Treme neighborhood, Troy Andrews has been a musician since he was smaller than the trombone he played. He performs with his new group Orleans Avenue, which mixes funk and hip-hop aesthetics with brass band instrumentation.
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February 5, 2008 While many musicians love the Crescent City, few choose to stay after they become successful. The New Orleans-raised Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews comes from a long line of brass-band greats, but is quickly coming into his own with a jazz-funk group — and plans to stay.
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