Big Muddy Folk Festival to celebrate historic venue’s 150th year

Bluegrass, American and Celtic folk songs will be performed.
Tuesday, April 10, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 8:04 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 19, 2008

Growing up around music — particularly bluegrass — influenced Elvin Martin’s children to learn the banjo, guitar, bass and fiddle on their own. Now in their teens, the four kids make up two-thirds of the Martin Family Band, an increasingly popular bluegrass act in mid-Missouri.