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Wide Open Bluegrass

FIRST SLATE OF ARTISTS ANNOUNCED FOR

WIDE OPEN BLUEGRASS 2015

Raleigh North Carolina

Performers scheduled for Raleigh’s Red Hat Amphitheatre include Steep Canyon Rangers, The Infamous Stringdusters, Balsam Range, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, The Wailin’ Jennys, The Kruger Brothers (with special guests), The Claire Lynch Band, Flatt Lonesome, Band of Ruhks, and performances from the critically acclaimed… 528 more words

Raleigh North Carolina

Connecting to the Past

It was about 15 years ago that Graham Sharp gathered a few musicians together to informally comprise the band Steep Canyon Rangers.

“We were just having fun and the one thing turned to another. 614 more words

Music

CD Review: Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, "Rare Bird Alert"

Listening to “Rare Bird Alert” is kind of like having dinner with a favorite uncle whom you haven’t seen for ages. You laugh, joke, perhaps debate and argue a little, perhaps reminisce about those who are no longer around. 478 more words

Steve Martin on Music

Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers tried to bridge the gap between seemingly insurmountable points with their tune “Atheists Don’t Have No Songs”.  

 

 

Aphorisms

King of the Five String World

“A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.”
Steve Martin

Today while I drove around town taking care of all my chores, I was listening to my favorite music. 404 more words

BEAUTY

Can't Stop Won't Stop

These are the tunes I have on repeat right now.

You may recognize Rhiannon Giddens from Carolina Chocolate Drops. Cannot resist that voice. She’s originally from Greensboro. 48 more words

All For Me