Trombone Shorty

WTOP Entertainment Reporter Jason Fraley interviews Trombone Shorty, who brings his band Orleans Avenue with The Soul Rebels to Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races in West Virginia on Saturday night. He discusses growing up in New Orleans, his lifelong friendship with Jon Batiste, acting in David Simon’s “Treme” and why he loves performing in the nation’s capital. (Theme Music: Scott Buckley’s “Clarion”)
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