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My Morning Jacket, Conor Oberst, Jackson Browne to play Newport Folk Festival 2012

on February 29, 2012, 10:26pm

newport folk 2012 e1343677928898 My Morning Jacket, Conor Oberst, Jackson Browne to play Newport Folk Festival 2012

The iconic Newport Folk Festival returns July 28-29th at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island. This year’s bill is topped by My Morning Jacket and Jackson Browne, and they’ll be joined by Conor Oberst, Iron & Wine, Arlo Guthrie, The Tallest Man on Earth, tUnE-yArDs, The Head and the Heart, Tom Morello, Deer Tick, Dawes, Sharon Van Etten, and New Multitudes, which features My Morning Jacket’s Yim Yames, Son Volt’s Jay Farrar, Centro-matic’s Will Johnson, and Varnaline’s Anders Parker.

Also playing are Alabama Shakes, First Aid Kit, Gary Clark, Jr., Trampled By Turtles, City & Colour, Punch Brothers, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Patty Griffin, Robert Ellis, Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires, Of Monsters and Men, Sara Watkins, Deep Dark Woods, Carl Broemel, and Brown Bird.

Two-day passes are now available via the festival’s website.

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