Newport Folk Festival 2017

July 28-30, 2017

Newport, RI

The Scene
The 60-year strong Newport Folk Festival takes place annually in Rhode Island and features a lineup of diverse musicians guided by the spirit of kindred folk tradition. The festival has a historic reputation of artists collaborating together on music playing homage to current social justice initiatives. Quickly selling out each year, the Newport Folk Festival is also known `for revealing surprise artists and collaborations.
Festival Info
Venue: Fort Adams State Park

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Headliners
Dr. Dog

Drive By Truckers

Wilco

2017 Lineup
  • Fleet Foxes
  • The Avett Brothers
  • Aaron Lee Tasjan
  • Seratones
  • Big Thief
  • Drive-By Truckers
  • Angel Olsen
  • Marlon Williams
  • Rhiannon Giddens
  • Margaret Glaspy
  • Choir! Choir! Choir!
  • Punch Brothers
  • I’m With Her
  • Julian Lage
  • John Prine
  • Wilco
  • Regina Spektor
  • Jim James
  • Offa Rex
  • Dr. Dog
  • Billy Bragg and Joe Henry
  • Hurray For the Riff Raff
  • Shovels & Rope
  • Whitney
  • Chicano Batman
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Festival Video Playlist