Newport Folk Festival

Newport Folk Festival 2013: Is Folk Dead?

As reported on Saturday, the second day of this year’s edition of the iconic Newport Folk Festival, former Fleet Fox-er, J. Tillman, backed by his new crew¬†Father John Misty, was the first among 50 plus […]

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Newport Folk Festival 2013: Day 3

Though it was no condemning J. Tillman rant, 81-years-young Ramblin’ Jack Elliott took respectful reigns of the final day of the Newport Folk Festival, looping story after story after homage to festival icons past, the […]

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Newport Folk Festival 2013: Day 2

Maybe it was the old Fort Adams canons aimed about the stage that J. Tillman of Father John Misty got all riled up over, but the old Fleet Fox-er opened up the first rant of […]

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Newport Folk Festival 2013: Day 1

The rain was stubborn on Friday to get things going at Fort Adams, but that didn’t stop the good vibes as every slated act found some sort of riot to incite. From The Mountain Goats‘ […]

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It’s All Starting Now, Baby Blue: Newport Folk Festival 2013

54 years since its inception the 2013 Newport Folk Festival kicks off tomorrow, Friday, July 25, adding a third day for the first time ever, hosting a bevy of over 50 artists we’re nothing short […]

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