He plays conch shells.
He has a long braid, like a Manchu queue.
He wears a gold conch shell on a chain around his neck.
He has a metal conch shell welded to the bracing strut of his trombone, as a handhold.
Musicians in his Sanctified Shells band wear shirts made from fabric printed with conch shells.
Nice kicks, too.
A review of the Sanctified Shells performance at the Dakota will follow.