Trombone Shorty to open for Erykah Badu at Taste of Chicago

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Erykah Badu’s show at next month’sTaste of Chicago just got brassier with the addition of Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue to the bill.

The Grammy-nominated jazz and funk band, which performed at Lollapalooza 2014, will open for Badu at the July 9 concert at Petrillo Music Shell. Seated tickets are sold out, but the lawn will be open and free as it is for all Taste shows.

For more information, go to tasteofchicago.us.

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