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Newport Folk Festival This Weekend on kfsk.org

Only available online – featuring Avett Brothers, Lumineers, Old Crow Medicine Show, Justin Townes Earle, Iris Dement, Colin Meloy, and more. Join kfsk.org this weekend for a live video webcast of the Newport Folk Festival this weekend.

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Friday, July 26  All Times Eastern

2:30-3:00 Kingsley Flood

3:00-3:30 Milk Carton Kids

3:30-4:00 JD McPherson

4:00-4:30 Blake Mills

4:30-5:00 Mountain Goats

5:00-6:00 Phosphorescent

6:00-6:30 Amanda Palmer

6:30-8:00 Old Crow Medicine Show

 

Saturday, July 27

12:00-12:30 Hurray For The Riff Raff

12:30-1:00 Langhorne Slim

1:00-2:00 The Lone Bellow

2:00-2:30 Houndmouth

2:30-3:00 Shovels & Rope

3:00-3:30 Iris Dement

3:30-4:30 Jim James

4:30-5:00 Father John Misty

5:00-5:30 Trombone Shorty

5:30-6:00 Colin Meloy

6:00-6:15 Justin Townes Earle

6:15-7:00 The Avett Brothers

 

Sunday, July 28

12:00-12:45 Cold Specks

12:45-1:30 Tift Merritt

1:30-2:00 Spirit Family Reunion

2:00-2:30 Ramblin’ Jack Elliott

2:30-3:00 Lord Huron

3:00-4:00 Bombino

4:00-4:30 Michael Kiwanuka

4:30-5:00 Beth Orton

5:00-5:50 The Lulmineers

5:50-6:15 Andrew Bird

6:15-7:30 Beck

 

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