Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers have announced the dates for their 2012 tour in honor of their chart-topping bluegrass album, Rare Bird Alert. Released on Rounder Records, Rare Bird Alert features guest vocals by Paul McCartney and the Dixie Chicks, and even includes a live version of Martin’s “King Tut.” The album is up for a Grammy for Best Bluegrass Album.
Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers won ‘Entertainer of the Year’ at the 2011 International Bluegrass Association Awards. Now, to follow a year filled with honors and awards, this tour will include a stop at the Stagecoach Festival in Indio, California and close out with a two-night special event at the Symphony Hall in Boston, Massachusetts.
Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers Confirmed Tour Dates:
February 10, 2012 Reno, NV Grand Sierra Resort & Casino-Grand Theatre
February 11, 2012 Porterville, CA Eagle Mountain Casino
April 28, 2012 Indio, CA Stagecoach Festival
April 29, 2012 Santa Barbara, CA The Granada
May 29, 2012 Boston, MA Symphony Hall
May 30, 2012 Boston, MA Symphony Hall
June 21, 2012 Kansas City, MO Midland Theatre
For more info and to purchase tickets, visit SteveMartin.com