Studio Sessions

Steve Martin and Edie Brickell On World Cafe

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Steve Martin & Edie Brickell

Steve Martin & Edie Brickell

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Set List

  • "Love Has Come For You"
  • "Sarah Jane And The Iron Mountain Baby"
  • "When We Get To Asheville"

Steve Martin is a true Renaissance man, having run the gamut of accomplishments from acting to writing to art collecting. He's also an award-winning banjo player, offering easy, lilting banjo melodies alongside former New Bohemian Edie Brickell's lyrics on the duo's latest album, Love Has Come For You.

On this installment of World Cafe, hear the story of how this unique collaboration began; the two have met such success that they are also working on a musical together. Martin brings along bluegrass band The Steep Canyon Rangers to play with him and Brickell on stage at World Cafe Live. Watch a video of the performance below, recorded at WXPN's Non-COMMvention in Philadelphia last May.

World Cafe Playlist for August 27, 2013

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