Friday, April 16, 2010
Steve tells Billboard.com that he and the Steep Canyon Rangers are planning to head into the studio in August to record another album.

For Steve Martin, playing the banjo just feels right
Billboard.com
by Gary Graff, April 13, 2010
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Steve will play the Orchestra Hall at Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit this coming Monday, April 19. The Detroit Free Press writes about Steve's interest in the banjo...

For Steve Martin, playing the banjo just feels right
Detroit Free Press
by Julie Hinds, April 15, 2010
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Thursday, March 04, 2010
Following his successful tour last year in support of his GRAMMY award-winning Rounder Records The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo CD, Steve Martin, once again joined by the award-winning Steep Canyon Rangers, will embark on a 2010 music tour beginning on April 19th in Detroit, which includes Jazz Fest and Bonnaroo appearances, and is expected to continue into October.

The Crow spent 30 weeks atop the Billboard Bluegrass Album charts which made it the #1 Bluegrass Album for 2009 and is currently #2, this week, after 52 weeks on the chart. The Crow won the "Best Bluegrass Album" GRAMMY Award at the 52nd Annual GRAMMY Awards in January bringing his total GRAMMY wins to four. An album 45 years in the making, Martin wrote or arranged and performed all of the songs on his CD. The Crow: New Songs for the Five-String Banjo features special vocal appearances by Mary Black, Vince Gill, Tim O'Brien, Dolly Parton and instrumental guest spots by Earl Scruggs, John McEuen (CD producer,) Stuart Duncan, Jerry Douglas, Pete Wernick and Tony Trischka.

"I am very excited to begin my banjo tour with the Steep Canyon Rangers," commented Martin. "It has been a long time dream of mine to travel around the country with a bunch of guys."

Click here for a list of tour dates.
Check out Steve's performance on the Rounder Records 40th Anniversary Concert which will be airing on your local PBS affiliate. Check out the PBS website for showtimes. You can also get a CD of the concert featuring Steve's, "Pitkin County Turnaround."
Thursday, February 11, 2010
Steve Martin will be performing with the Steep Canyon Rangers at this years Bonnaroo festival. Bonnaroo 2010 will take place June 10 - 13 in Manchester, TN. Visit bonnaroo.com for more details.
Monday, February 01, 2010
Steve Martin won the Grammy last night in the category of Best Bluegrass Album for his album The Crow: New Songs For The Five-String Banjo.

The Crow: New Songs for the Five String Banjo is available as a Deluxe Limited Edition which includes deluxe packaging. Click here for more details & to order.
Monday, January 04, 2010
Steve Martin is Billboard's top bluegrass artist for 2009.
The clip below is featured in the January 9, 2010 issue of Billboard.

Steve_martin Billboard Jan 9 2010
Sunday, December 27, 2009
Steve talks with the Los Angeles Times about his most recent film, "It's Complicated," and his bluegrass album, The Crow.

Steve Martin is a wild and busy guy
Los Angeles Times
by Geoff Boucher, December 26, 2009
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Tuesday, December 22, 2009
Covers has named Steve Martin's The Crow one of the best albums of 2009. Click here to read the review.
Friday, December 18, 2009
Steve Martin will be performing with the Steep Canyon Rangers at the second weekend of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (April 29 - May 2, 2010). Visit nojazzfest.com for more details.