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Aoife O’Donovan Announces 2022 US Tour Dates, Shares Performance Video With Allison Russell
Tour to support ‘Age of Apathy,’ out January 21. Watch the video for “Prodigal Daughter” filmed backstage at Newport Folk Festival.
“More than anyone, George Wein set the stage for what great festivals today look like; festivals like Coachella, Bonnaroo … he made this possible…” – LL Cool J
Episodes will be released on a weekly basis, leading up to Newport’s annual festival weekend of July 23-25
All available tickets are on sale via eventbrite now!
Newport Jazz Festival Announces Doris Duke Charitable Foundation Leadership Grant
The grant will expand Newport’s Jazz-specific music education programming through content capture and curriculum development as well as provide artists with additional revenue streams
Newport Folk Festival Releases Premium Double Vinyl of ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’
Limited to 1,000 hand-numbered copies, each pre-order comes with an immediate free digital download of the recording.
A WEEKEND WORTH OF FOLK FESTIVAL PROGRAMMING JUL 31-AUG 2. TUNE IN TO AUDIO ARCHIVES, ATTEND TICKETED WEBCAST EVENTS AND WATCH A VERY SPECIAL ORIGINAL FILM
No one would ever say Pete Seeger was a blues singer, or even close. And yet…
Folk Legend's Guitar Fetches Nearly One Million Dollars at Christie's Auction
Bob Dylan’s guitar sells for $965,000 at Christie’s auction
Little Walter was the landmark harmonica player with a wild reputation and a pioneering harmonica sound that was as untouchable in the 1950s as it is today. One song in particular has withstood the test of time.