Atheists Don’t Have No Songs

July 9, 2012

Last week I spent a few days in the mountains for the Red, White, and Bluegrass Festival. There, I had the joy of seeing the finest bluegrass band to emerge in the last ten years: Steep Canyon Rangers, from Asheville, North Carolina. In the past couple years, they’ve received a lot of attention (for a bluegrass band at least), thanks to their album and tour with Steve Martin, actor-comedian and banjo player. Here’s a fun sampling of this union:

On a more serious note, here is one of my favorite tunes from the Rangers, “Knob Creek,” which can be found on their latest album:

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