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August 22, 2011

Trombone Shorty | For True

Album Review: Trombone Shorty | For True

By Peggy Oliver

(Advance review: CD to be released on Sept. 13th, 2011)

Andrews has that contagious, monstrously incredible bundle of energy
every time he hits the stage. Besides his remarkable talent to back up
that Energizer Bunny power supply, he has fed off his childhood musician
friends, family and mentors in a city where their music history is
highly celebrated and immensely embraced on a daily basis. Nicknamed
Trombone Shorty at the age of four by his older brother James, Troy was
undoubtedly destined to make his birthplace of New Orleans proud by
educating and encouraging future generations of brass players. To continue, please click “MORE”!