Newport Folk Festival 2014 Schedule
Folk music fans all across the country are already itching with anticipation
for this year's Newport Folk Festival. Some of the best artists in folk, folk rock, blues, and country will be stepping on
stage at the upcoming three-day festival, and this is one event that folk lovers definitely don't want to miss. Since 1959,
the Newport Folk Festival has been bringing the hottest folk artists to Newport, Rhode Island for one unforgettable weekend
of phenomenal music and a contagiously fun atmosphere. This annual festival is great for music lovers of all ages, as it doesn't
matter whether you are 16 or 60, this music festival will surely be one of the highlights of your summer!
Folk Festival has featured some of the greatest musical legends in history, such as Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Muddy Waters,
and much more. Now you have the chance to experience some truly great contemporary folk music, among many other musical genres,
at this year's Newport Folk Festival. From July 25-27, thousands of people from all over the country will make their way to
Newport, Rhode Island for one unforgettable weekend. Make sure you are among the crowds to experience this incredible musical
event by grabbing your tickets on StubHub today!
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Newport Folk Festival Background
Folk Festival is one of the longest-running music festivals in the world, with its roots dating back to 1959. George Wein,
founder of Newport Jazz Festival, decided to organize a new and exciting music festival centered around the best of the best
in folk music. Throughout the '60s, some of the biggest names in folk and country music appeared on stage at the Newport Folk
Festival, such as Joan Baez, Bob Gibson, Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash, Howlin' Wolf, Muddy Waters, and many more. People flocked
to Newport year after year to see what the annual festival had in store for them, and they were never disappointed.
a couple of hard years, the Newport Folk Festival shut down in 1971, but fortunately reappeared in 1985, bigger and stronger
than ever before. Since 1985, the Newport Folk Festival has never once taken a break, making it one of the most exciting and
most dependable music festivals around. Some of the major headliners in recent years include the Allman Brothers Band, Damian
Markley, the Black Crowes, Fleet Foxes, the Avett Brothers, Doc Watson, Neko Case, and many more. It has recently transformed
into a blended genre music event, with artist from genres like folk, country, alternative rock, and indie all performing at
one fun-filled festival. No matter what type of music you like, you will definitely find something that whets your musical
appetite at the Newport Music Festival.
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Starting on July 25th, some
of the most exciting bands and artists in music will be gracing the stages at the Newport Folk Festival, making it one of
the most highly anticipated musical events of the year. Music lovers, prepare for a rush of excitement, as this year's lineup
is bigger and better than ever before. The lineup includes major artists like Ryan Adams, Jack White, Mavis Staples, Band
of Horses, Nickel Creek, Jeff Tweedy, Jimmy Cliff, Kurt Vile and the Violator, Conor Oberst, Jenny Lewis, Deer Tick, Rodrigo
y Gabriela, Sun Kill Moon, Dawes, Trampled by Turtles, The Milk Carton Kids, Reignwolf, and dozens of other phenomenally talented
With such a killer lineup, there's no doubt that this year's Folk Fest will be one of the most acclaimed
and exciting music festivals of the year. These tickets sell out year after year because of the fantastic lineups, so make
sure that you secure your tickets before they're all gone by heading to StubHub right away!
of the festival's most highly anticipated headliners, Ryan Adams, says he doesn't like country music, even though he has cranked
out numerous country tracks.
Prepare for an unforgettable weekend, because once you step
into the venue of the Newport Folk Festival, the energy and enthusiasm will consume you. With such a phenomenal slate of performers
and a long weekend filled with great music, great people, and a great atmosphere, this will definitely be one of the best
weekends of your whole summer! So don't miss out and grab your Newport Folk Festival tickets on StubHub today, and get ready
for an incredible and unforgettable weekend!