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Review: Martin mixes music, comedy at Palace show

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Bluegrass music may not be the first thing that comes to mind when considering the career of Steve Martin, but the actor and stand-up comedian has made banjo playing a staple of his comedy since the ’70s. Fans of “The Muppet Show” are familiar with Martin’s banjo skills from the “Dueling Banjos” skit of 1977, which found the comedian facing off against the Muppet jug band with some flashy finger-picking — a battle he reprised ...

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