Over the last month, the famed Newport Folk Festival has been announcing its 2013 lineup one artist at a time. Among this year’s highlights: Beck (!), Feist, The Avett Brothers, Jim James, The Decemberists’ Colin Meloy, Andrew Bird, The Mountain Goats, The Lumineers, Father John Misty, Old Crow Medicine Show, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy and Dawn McCarthy, Justin Townes Earle, Beth Orton, Amanda Palmer, Phosphorescent, Jason Isbell, Deer Tick’s John McCauley, and Hey Marseilles, with more acts still to be announced.
The festival takes place July 26th – 28th in Newport, Rhode Island. Good luck getting in though; two-day, three-day, and single day passes for Saturday and Sunday are all sold out. Friday passes are still available here.