Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Visit pbs.org to watch a video of Steve Martin and Edie Brickell performing "Love Has Come For You" with The Steep Canyon Rangers in this excerpt from "Great Performances: Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell in Concert," airing in March on PBS (check local listings).
Wednesday, February 19, 2014


Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell Live premieres March 4th on PBS' Great Performances and will be available March 11th on Rounder Records CD/DVD.
Monday, February 03, 2014

Steve Martin's First Ever Televised Live Concert Performance with Edie Brickell and The Steep Canyon Rangers Will Be Released on CD/DVD Via Rounder Records March 11th, 2014

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell, fresh off their GRAMMY win last week (Best American Roots Song) are set for their first-ever live concert television broadcast as PBS' Great Performances premieres "Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell Live" airing on PBS in March (check local listings).

In addition, on March 11th, 2014, Rounder Records will release a deluxe two-disc CD/DVD package documenting this special event.  Highlighting Martin's unique blend of comedy and bluegrass, this extraordinary live performance was taped in stunning HD and recorded in crystal clear 5.1 audio at the historic Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside, California in the fall of 2013.

With music supervision by the renowned Peter Asher (Linda Ronstadt, James Taylor), the concert features material from Martin and Brickell's GRAMMY-winning collaborative album "Love Has Come For You" as well as songs from "Rare Bird," Martin's highly acclaimed GRAMMY-winning project with The Steep Canyon Rangers in addition to music from his GRAMMY-winning solo album "The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo."

Watch "Pretty Little One" taken from Great Performances:

Monday, January 27, 2014

Wow! Still exciting after all these years. Grammy for best Americana Song, with @ediebrickell

Grammy

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

GRAMMY ALERT: Steve Martin & Edie Brickell have been nominated for two Grammy awards:
Best Americana Album (Love Has Come For You)
Best American Roots Song ("Love Has Come For You")

The 56th Annual Grammy Awards will take place on Sunday, January 26, 2014.

Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Steve Martin & Edie Brickell's new musical 'Bright Star' will be workshopped in early 2014. For more details about the musical, visit Broadway.com.

Thursday, September 26, 2013
Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, featuring Edie Brickell will perform songs from their new album Love Has Come for You at the Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside, CA on Friday, October 11 and additionally on Thursday October 10 for the newly announced Dress Rehearsal.

The Thursday night Dress Rehearsal concert will feature music only. Both the Thursday and Friday night Concert will be Video Taped by WNET NY for future broadcast on the PBS "Great Performances Series". The Dress Rehearsal performance and taping will begin at 7:30 PM on Thursday night so audience members should be seated by that time.

More details on the tour page.
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