Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell announced new dates for their upcoming North American summer tour today. Added dates include Virginia’s famed Wolf Trap, Pennsylvania’s Bryce Jordan Center and a number of venues across the midwest.
Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, featuring Edie Brickell will perform songs
from their album Love Has Come for You as well as songs from Rare Bird Alert and other new tunes. The new collaboration, Love Has Come for You, is set for release on April 23 on Rounder Records. The North American tour, which kicks off on May 22 in Ft. Meyers, FL, will
showcase new material performed by Martin and Brickell, along with the unique
hybrid of bluegrass and comedy that Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers have
been delighting audiences with at their sold-out, critically acclaimed shows.
Click here for tour dates and ticket information.
Love Has Come for You features 13 compositions that combine Steve Martin's inventive five-string banjo work with Edie Brickell’s distinctive vocals and vivid, detail-rich lyrics. The album was produced by legendary producer Peter Asher (James Taylor, Elvis Costello, Linda Ronstadt) and features notable players including rising-star Esperanza Spalding on bass, veteran studio guitarist Waddy Wachtel and Nickel Creek alumni Sara and Sean Watkins. The album also features the esteemed bluegrass combo the Steep Canyon Rangers with whom Steve Martin recorded his latest Grammy® nominated album Rare Bird Alert.