Location: Los Angeles, CA / homepage: http://www.myspace.com/stevemartinmusic / Actor/comedian/musician and bestselling author Steve Martin will release his first full-length music album The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo on 1/27
10.11.2012 [Patch.com] - Steve Martin is expected to perform bluegrass and banjo tunes from his Grammy-winning album "The Crow” as well as his second full-length bluegrass album "Rare Bird Alert" that was released in March 2011. Related Topics: State Theatre and Steve Martin
03.11.2012 [Broadway World] - Actor, author, musician and “funny man” Steve Martin, returns to The State Theatre to perform with The Steep Canyon Rangers in an evening of Bluegrass and Banjo tonight, November 3 at 8PM. Steve Martin will perform bluegrass and banjo tunes from his
06.11.2012 [The Augusta Chronicle] - The band has become famous worldwide in recent years performing and recording with comedian, movie star and banjo player Steve Martin. But Humphrey's successful career in music might not have happened if it were not for a dream he had as a freshman
02.11.2012 [TechHive] - On this week's episode of the Play This! podcast, we go deep into Steve Martin's truly fascinating career. Stand-up to SNL to comedic movie actor and writer—that's not unusual. The left turn to banjo bluegrass music, that's unique. Also, we make Alex
01.11.2012 [Allentown Morning Call] - It wasn't a surprise when Steve Martin released his first album of banjo music, "The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo," in 2009. Even in his stand-up comedy days, Martin played banjo as part of his routine. It wasn't a surprise when that album
31.10.2012 [Cybergrass Bluegrass Music News] - Sleepy Man Banjo Boys Nashville, TN -- Fresh off the sacred stage of the Ryman Auditorium where they kicked off a stirring tribute to the late Earl Scruggs with actor Steve Martin, the Sleepy Man Banjo Boys are pleased to announce the release of their
24.10.2012 [The Transylvania Times] - Woody Platt adds his signature to Steve Martin's banjo that was donated to the auction. (Courtesy photo). The Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS) will hold the Pawction, an auction event for the animals Nov. 3. The event is being made possible by the
WHO ARE THEY: Steve Martin is best known as a comedian and actor who starred in films such as “The Jerk,” “Planes, Trains and Automobiles” and “Three Amigos.” He is also a banjo player who has appeared at the Grand Ole Oprey. The Steep Canyon Rangers are a Grammy Award-winning bluegrass ...
Steve Martin describes the first time he heard a banjo as his “What's that!?” moment. “I kind of pin it on the Kingston Trio,” he remembers. “But I know there were earlier things. I fell in love with the four-string banjo, too. When I was 11, I would go to Disneyland to see the Golden Horseshoe Revue, and there ...
A variety show featuring music and comedy, it was the perfect place to work if you were a young comedy writer, happened to play the banjo, and were named Steve Martin. On an early episode of Goodtime Hour in 1969, Campbell teamed up with three of his banjo-picking peers (Don Lineberger, John ...
a look at his latest video, a part of the NPR tiny desk concert series. There, he
performed with his bluegrass band, the Steep Canyon Rangers. Complete with
Martin's typical goofy quips in between songs, the band graces the ...