Tag: Graham Sharp

Stand and Deliver video from The Steeps

| March 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Steep Canyon Rangers have released a new live music video, recorded at the CMT studio in Nashville when they visited earlier this year. It’s for Stand And Deliver, a song written and sung by banjoist Graham Sharp, from their current Rounder project, Tell the Ones […]


Tell The Ones I Love – Steep Canyon Rangers

| September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Over the past several years, few bluegrass bands have reached the level of acclaim which the Steep Canyon Rangers have found. Much of it is due to their frequent association with Steve Martin, but just as much or more is that, simply put, they’re good […]


Graham Sharp and Ziggy Marley

| June 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

Graham Sharp shared a fun story about his close encounter last night with reggae superstar Ziggy Marley. He was performing with Steve Martin and Steep Canyon Rangers at the Ottawa Jazz Festival, which runs for ten days with a wide variety of musical acts. Graham […]


Levon Helm, friend of bluegrass, passes

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

After having shared news earlier in the week that his health was rapidly failing, word comes this afternoon from his family that influential Americana artist Levon Helm has passed away today at 71 years of age. He had been fighting throat cancer since an initial […]


Nobody Knows You available for download

| March 26, 2012 | 2 Comments

Though the official release date isn’t until April 10, Rounder Records has released the latest Steep Canyon Rangers album, Nobody Knows You, for digital downloads today. Ranger’s banjo man Graham Sharp says that as a special bonus for early adopters, pre-release downloaders also get an […]


Steep Canyon Rangers live on iClips

| November 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Tonight’s (11/19) Steep Canyon Rangers concert in Boulder, CO will be simulcast online via iClips. The Rangers are appearing in support of Elephant Revival beginning at 9:30 p.m. (MST – 11:30 eastern). Access to the live video (and 6 weeks of archival viewing) is offered […]


Steve and the Rangers do the White House

| May 9, 2011 | 0 Comments

This Wednesday, Steve Martin and Steep Canyon Rangers will pay a visit to our nation’s capital, where they are scheduled to perform at the White House. We heard this morning form Graham Sharp, who plays ‘second banjo’ on the Martin/Rangers show, who said that he […]


Mountain Song Festival nets $40,000

| September 22, 2010 | 0 Comments

We heard this morning from Graham Sharp, banjo picker and vocalist with Steep Canyon Rangers. He wanted to let us know how things turned out with the 2010 Mountain Song Festival, which the band hosts each year in North Carolina. The one-day event serves as […]


Welcome Rosalie Cass Sharp

| December 13, 2008 | 0 Comments

This was a happy week for banjo pickers! We posted on Tuesday that Aaron McDaris and his wife celebrated the birth of their daughter, Katie Leann, on Monday. It turns out that Monday was also a special day for Graham Sharp and his wife, Seph. […]


North Carolina Banjo Clinic

| November 19, 2008 | 0 Comments

Cindy Baucom sent in a couple photos from the past weekend at the North Carolina Banjo Clinic in Burnsville, NC. The event was hosted by Rod Johnston of Village Productions. Instructors included Tom Adams, Graham Sharpe, Mike Scott and Terry Baucom. Banjo students from across […]