Thursday, September 12, 2013

Steve Martin has announced that Jens Kruger is this year's winner of his Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass.

More information about Jens Kruger and the prize can be found in the following article in the New York Times.

Steve Martin’s Prize for Bluegrass Goes to Jens Kruger
The New York Times
by Dave Itzkoff, September 11, 2013
- read article -

Watch Steve Martin's performance with The Kruger Brothers which aired on September 27th on the Late Show with David Letterman.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013
The Board of Governors of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will present an Honorary Award to Steve Martin at the Academy's 5th Annual Governors Awards on Saturday, November 16.

"The Governors Awards pay tribute to individuals who've made indelible contributions in their respective fields," said Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs. "We couldn't be more excited for this year's honorees and look forward to bringing their peers and colleagues together to celebrate their extraordinary achievements."

For more information, visit oscars.org.
Friday, August 23, 2013
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, along with The Steep Canyon Rangers, recently recorded a session with NPR's World Cafe @worldcafe. They talk and perform songs from their new album Love Has Come For You. This session will be re-broadcast on Monday, August 26. There are lots of ways to listen.

Find your local NPR station and broadcast time at http://www.npr.org/templates/stations/schedule/?prgId=39

Listen live to the WXPN Philadelphia stream at 2pm EST at http://www.xpn.org/music-artist/xpn-stream
 
The episode is also archived for streaming at NPR.com
Wednesday, August 07, 2013
Watch Steve Martin and Edie Brickell with The Steep Canyon Rangers performing "When You Get To Asheville" last night on Conan.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013
Steve Martin will be performing tonight on Conan with Edie Brickell and The Steep Canyon Rangers. Check your local listings. Visit teamcoco.com for more info.
Friday, July 26, 2013
Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, along with The Steep Canyon Rangers, recently recorded a session with NPR's World Cafe @worldcafe. They talk and perform songs from their new album Love Has Come For You. The session airs today. There are lots of ways to listen.

Find your local NPR station and broadcast time at http://www.npr.org/templates/stations/schedule/?prgId=39

Listen live to the WXPN Philadelphia stream at 2pm EST at http://www.xpn.org/music-artist/xpn-stream
 
Or later today, NPR will be featuring the episode as the "Current Show" on the World Cafe website and archive the session for streaming at http://www.worldcafe.org
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Steve and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell will be heading back on the road this week starting in Park City, UT this Friday, July 19. If you're in Southern California, be sure to catch the Hollywood Bowl show on Wednesday, August 7. For more information on the Hollywood Bowl date, visit http://hbowl.com/SteveMartin. Click here for a complete list of tour dates.
Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell will headline this Thursday's Telluride Bluegrass Festival in Telluride, CO, replacing Mumford & Sons. The newly announced concert date comes as Steve Martin, the Steep Canyon Rangers and Edie Brickell kick off the second leg of their successful North American summer tour in support of the new album LOVE HAS COME FOR YOU, out now on Rounder Records.

Critics have been giving Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell's live set, billed as "an evening of bluegrass and comedy," rave reviews. The Nashville Scene called the show "a rich display of showmanship," and The Tampa Bay Times deemed it "endlessly entertaining." The tour continues across North America with upcoming dates including Vienna, Virginia's Wolf Trap (June 24th), New York's Town Hall (June 25th), Toronto's Jazz Festival (June 29th) and Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl (August 7th). The Los Angeles Times recently included the Hollywood Bowl concert in its Summer Music guide as one of its "must-see summer shows."

New October dates have just been announced. Click here for the complete list of dates.
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Watch and sing along to "Love Has Come For You."