Steve Martin and band in concert

COSTA MESA - Actor and comedian Steve Martin will be joined by bluegrass band The Steep Canyon Rangers in a show Aug. 18 at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts in Costa Mesa.Martin, on the banjo, will help the band perform music from their newest CD, "Rare Bird Alert," which features 13 new Martin-penned tracks, including a live version of "King Tut." Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers' first visit to Segerstrom Center in 2009 sold out. Tickets start at $46 and went on sale Wednesday. They are available online at or by calling (714) 556-2787.

********** Published: April 21, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 1