Trombone Shorty Brings Good Times To Fall

To go along with this week’s release of Trombone Shorty’s new album, the bandleader/singer/songwriter and horn-blower extraordinaire has announced a fall headline tour that begins in mid-September.

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DTE Energy Music Theatre, Clarkston, Mich.

Parking Lot Symphony is due out April 28, marking the Blue Note debut for Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews and his band, Orleans Avenue. Check out the project’s latest single, “No Good Time,” which was written by Andrews and producer Chris Seefried. Andrews plays trombone, trumpet, keyboards and drums on the track.

The group is celebrating the new music with a hometown album release show April 29 at New Orleans’ Saenger Theatre as part of their annual Treme Threauxdown.

The previously announced spring and summer schedule includes a co-headline outing with St. Paul And The Broken Bones and tons of festival appearances.  

The fall tour kicks off Sept. 14 in Austin. Here’s the plan:

Sept. 14 – Austin, Texas, Austin City Limits Live at The Moody Theater
Sept. 15 – San Antonio, Texas, The Aztec Theatre
Sept. 16 – Irving, Texas, The Pavilion At The Irving Music Factory
Sept. 19 – Houston, Texas, House Of Blues
Sept. 20 – Mobile, Ala., Saenger Theatre
Sept. 21 – Atlanta, Ga., The Tabernacle
Sept. 23 – Franklin, Tenn., Park At Harlinsdale Farm (Pilgrimage Music & Cultural Festival)
Sept. 24 – Louisville, Ky., Champions Park (Bourbon & Beyond)
Sept. 26 – Charlotte, N.C., Fillmore Charlotte
Sept. 28 – Saint Petersburg, Fla., Jannus Live
Sept. 29 – Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Revolution Live
Sept. 30 – Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Revolution Live
Oct. 1 – Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Oct. 10 – Boston, Mass., Orpheum Theatre
Oct. 11 – Philadelphia, Pa., The Fillmore Philadelphia
Oct. 13 – New York, N.Y., Terminal 5
Oct. 14 – New York, N.Y., Terminal 5
Oct. 16 – Denver, Colo., Pepsi Center (appearing with Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Oct. 18 – Glendale, Ariz., Gila River Arena (appearing with Red Hot Chili Peppers)
Oct. 20 – St. Paul, Minn., Palace Theatre
Oct. 21 – Chicago, Ill., Riviera Theatre
Oct. 23 – Toronto, Ontario, The Danforth Music Hall
Oct. 24 – Toronto, Ontario, The Danforth Music Hall
Oct. 26 – Detroit, Mich., The Fillmore Detroit
Oct. 27 – Indianapolis, Ind., Egyptian Room

A fan presale for the new headline dates is ongoing. The general public onsale starts April 28.

Visit  to see the band’s full routing.

And click here to read Trombone Shorty’s 2009 Hotstar cover feature.