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Duluth's Trampled by Turtles bluegrass band was in the midst of a national tour when they got the call to travel to New York City to perform on tonight's "Late Show with David Letterman." Photo from

Duluth band gets call for appearance on tonight's 'Letterman' show (video)


It wasn't really a matter of if but when Duluth's ramped-up bluegrass group Trampled by Turtles would get a slot on "Letterman."

The Turtles will take the Ed Sullivan Theater stage in New York today for the "Late Show with David Letterman," the group's first time on a national television stage.

"It'll sink in once we see the sign," lead singer Dave Simonett said of packing up from a show in North Carolina and driving overnight to Broadway and the theater marquee.

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