Tracing the journey of the classic American festival from its jam band roots to its 2019 comeback.
The eclectic lineup promises past favorites like Phish, The National, and The Avett Brothers alongside Childish Gambino, Cardi B, Solange, and The Lonely Island.
Rage Against the Machine, Def Leppard, and Devo are among the other finalists.
Sharon Van Etten, St. Vincent, and Joe Strummer also highlight this week’s playlist.
Newport Folk Festival 2018 Photo Gallery: St. Vincent, Mumford & Sons, Courtney Barnett, Jenny Lewis
Plus, Jason Isbell, Margo Price, Hamilton Leithauser & Rostam, Brandi Carlile, Moses Sumney, and more.
Surprise appearances, iconic covers, and one-time-only collaborations once more set Newport apart from the pack.
In support of Prine’s new album, The Tree of Forgiveness.
Plus, the iconic singer-songwriter shares 10 Things he loves about TV shows.
In promotion of his latest album, Waiting on a Song, and Easy Eye Sound record label.
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass reveals 2017 lineup: Henry Rollins, Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile, Randy Newman
Dan Auerbach, Bob Mould Band, Conor Oberst, John Prine, Strugill Simpson, and First Aid Kit are also playing the free San Francisco festival.
The “Gentle Giant” recorded 17 number one and 45 top ten singles over his storied career.
Legends and unpredictable collaborations made this yet another NFF for the history books.