The Egg in Albany has announced two new concerts in its American Roots & Branches performance series. Tickets are currently available to members of The Egg and will go on sale to the general public on Thursday (October 31).
Here’s what’s new at The Egg:
TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE
Sunday, January 12, 7:30pm
$29.50, $34.50 & $39.50
Using the musical hotbed of his native New Orleans as a starting point, Trombone Shorty pushes the stylistic envelope with his genre-obliterating sound, a potent mélange of jazz, rock ‘n’ roll, soul, funk and hip hop that has taken the music world by storm.
Sunday, March 30, 7:30pm
Renowned for lightning-fast fingers and revolutionary playing techniques, Jake Shimabukuro is regarded as the world’s foremost ukulele player. His virtuosity is demonstrated in his tour-de-force concerts that blend traditional Hawaiian music with jazz, blues, classical, folk, flamenco, and rock.