Asheville’s Steep Canyon Rangers release their new album today. The band is on a Grammy-winning streak, so this new record could add to their collection of awards.
The local bluegrass band won for best bluegrass album. Photo from kansascity.com.
Three of this year’s Grammy nominations go to albums recorded at Asheville’s Echo Mountain Studios.
The local bluegrass band performs on Saturday, June 30 as part of Fan Appreciation Day.
Steve Martin and Asheville’s The Steep Canyon Rangers performed on the annual PBS celebration, A Capitol Fourth. Watch the video and get a preview of that the musicians will bring to the Mountain Song Festival in Brevard this September.
Asheville/Brevard-based bluegrass sensations the Steep Canyon Rangers team up once again with actor/banjo picker Steve Martin on NPR’s folksy variety show A Prairie Home Companion. Catch the show this Saturday.