Friday, May 13, 2011
Banjoist Noam Pikelny invited Steve Martin to make a guest appearance on his second solo album. Pikelny, a member of the Bluegrass band Punch Brothers, was the recipient of the 2010 Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo and Bluegrass. Details here.
The film will air on PBS in the Fall. Click here for more info.
Read the SUCCESS Magazine feature on Steve Martin.

Steve Martin: The Method to his Madness
SUCCESS Magazine
by Emily Minor, May 2011
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Steve Martin's new album, Rare Bird Alert, is out. Here is another review.

Music Review: Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers - Rare Bird Alert
Blogcritics Music
by Jordan Richardson, May 11, 2011
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Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Steve Martin appeared on Ellen last week. Watch the clip here:

Steve Martin performed two shows at the Mirage in Las Vegas at the end of April. Read the reviews here:

Steve Martin is one wild and crazy bluegrass musician
Las Vegas Weekly
by Rick Lax, May 4, 2011
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In Steve Martin’s hands, the banjo blends bluegrass and comedy
Las Vegas Sun
by John Katsilometes, May 2, 2011
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And the Las Vegas Review-Journal covered Steve Martin's banjo music before the shows took place.

Comedian Steve Martin, with banjo in hand, touring as bluegrass musician
Las Vegas Review-Journal
by Jason Bracelin, April 29, 2011
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Thursday, May 05, 2011

In addition to the shows already announced, Steve Martin has announced shows in:
Grand Rapids, MI
East Hampton, NY
Snoqualmie, WA
Jackson, WY
Lyons, CO
Salina, KS
Costa Mesa, CA
Mesa, AZ
Flagstaff, AZ

Click here for more details and ticket information.

Monday, May 02, 2011
In addition to the shows already announced, Steve Martin has announced a show in Galveston, TX with The Steep Canyon Rangers in August.

And on June 19, he will be in Chicago for an event billed as "Steve Martin & Martin Short in a Very Stupid Conversation."

Click here for more details and ticket information.
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Ed Helms' Bluegrass Situation festival takes place this weekend in Los Angeles.

Steve Martin and Ed Helms bond over bluegrass
Los Angeles Times
by Chris Willman, April 26, 2011
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