Sunday Bluegrass: Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers
Words By J-man
There have been many folks throughout history who have crossed over from other professions to the musical realm, But few with the success and recognition of comedian Steve Martin. Steve has become a respected banjo player on the bluegrass circuit, touring with the Steep Canyon Rangers and gaining recognition from the Grand Ol' Opry.
Steve has been incorporating banjo into his stand-up act since the 1970's and forty years later has spawned into a world-class banjo player, performing with virtuosos Bela Fleck and Tony Trischka. Steve can currently be see performing bluegrass across the country on an extensive tour.