Thursday, September 20, 2012

Steve Martin has announced that Mark Johnson is the third winner of his Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass.

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

Steve Martin Honors Another Banjo Player
The New York Times
by Dave Itzkoff, September 20, 2012
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Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Boxset Released today is "Steve Martin: The Television Stuff," a DVD box set containing over six hours of rare stand-up, television specials, guest appearances and more.

For more information, check out the following articles:

"Steve Martin reflects on 'The Television Stuff'"
Los Angeles Times
By Robert Lloyd (September 16, 2012)
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"Steve Martin DVD unearthes wild and crazy hidden treasures -- EXCLUSIVE VIDEO"
Entertainment Weekly
By Jeff Labrecque (September 18, 2012)
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Order the DVD Box Set from Amazon
Saturday, September 01, 2012

The reviews are in from Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers' recent performances in Temecula, CA and Las Vegas.

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Las Vegas, NV - Reynolds Hall - The Smith Center for the Performing Arts (August 22, 2012)

Steve Martin’s comedy-bluegrass performance is steeped in good fun
Las Vegas Sun
by John Katsilometes, August 24, 2012
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Temecula, CA - Pechanga Resort and Casino (August 24, 2012)

Steve Martin, Steep Canyon Rangers thrill Pechanga crowd
Southwest Riverside News Network
by Chris Baptiste, August 25, 2012
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PECHANGA: Photos of Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers

The Press-Enterprise
Photos by Melissa Jewel/Pechanga Resort and Casino
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Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers will play the Gallo Center for the Arts in Modesto, CA tomorrow, Thursday August 30. Read The Modesto Bee coverage of the show...

Steve Martin brings bluegrass, banjo and a little comedy to Gallo Center
The Modesto Bee
by Lisa Millegan Renner, August 25, 2012
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Thursday, August 16, 2012
Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers have been nominated in the category of "ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR" at the 2012 International Bluegrass Music Awards. The 2012 IBMA Awards Show will be held at Nashville's legendary Ryman Auditorium on Thursday, September 27, 2012. For more information, visit ibmaawards.org.
Monday, August 06, 2012

On August 4, Steve Martin attended The Starkey Hearing Foundation's annual awards gala at St. Paul's River Centre. The event raises money to help give hearing aids to people in underdeveloped countries. For more information about this event and the Starkey Hearing Foundation, check out the article below.

St. Paul Holds Star-Studded Starkey Foundation Gala
WCCO-CBS Minnesota
August 4, 2012
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The reviews are in from Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers' recent performances in Detroit Lake and Duluth, MN.

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Detroit Lake, MN - WE Fest (August 3, 2012)

Wind and rain delay, but don't stop, the show at WE Fest
Duluth News Tribune
by John Lamb, August 4, 2012
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Duluth, MN - Bayfront Jam (August 5, 2012)

Steve Martin banters through bluegrass in Duluth
Duluth News Tribune
by Christa Lawler, August 6, 2012
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Tuesday, July 31, 2012

The reviews are in from Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers' recent performances in Calgary and Edmonton.

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Calgary, AB - Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium (July 21, 2012)

Review: Funnyman Steve Martin and bluegrass a fine pick
Calgary Herald
by Mike Bell, July 22, 2012
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Banjo mania
Calgary Sun
by Gerry Krochak, July 22, 2012
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Edmonton, AB - Northern Alberta Jubilee (July 22, 2012)

Steve Martin's bluegrass show simply swell
Edmonton Journal
by Fish Griwkowsky, July 23, 2012
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Friday, July 20, 2012

The reviews are in from Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers' recent performances in Denver and Salt Lake City.

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Denver, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheater (July 18, 2012)

Emmylou Harris, Steve Martin and Arlo Guthrie at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, 7/18/12 (photos and review)
Denver Post
by Candace Horgan, July 19, 2012
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Salt Lake City, UT - Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre (July 19, 2012)

Review: Steve Martin leaves crowd laughing, dancing at Red Butte
The Salt Lake Tribune
by Tom Wharton, July 19, 2012
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Concert review: Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers at Red Butte Garden
Salt Lake Scene
by Dan Nailen, July 19, 2012
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Concert Review: Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers at RBG
City Weekly
by Austen Diamond, July 20, 2012
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Monday, July 16, 2012