Steve Martin, comedian, author and pretty damn good banjo player, sheepishly confesses to being a Car Talk fan backstage after playing Symphony Hall in Boston last night.
Martin is in town to perform with North Carolina's amazing Steep Canyon Rangers. Martin demonstrated his craftsmanship in both fields, weaving his surprisingly (to us!) high-level banjo playing with great songwriting and, of course, a ton of great laughs.
Here's a little gospel number we particularly liked: