Jokes vs the Banjo

by | 10 Feb, 2009

stevemartinSteve Martin was seen on the main stage of NBC’s Studio in Manhattan, wielding a Gibson Florentine from the 1920s and accompanied by a quintet of bluegrass musicians plucking, strumming and singing his way through an original song called Late for School. The hoedown brought the room to a halt, and when it was over even the surliest stagehands couldn’t help but stand and applaud…

Thanks to Steve Jackson for the heads up on the New York Times article

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