Brooklyn Folk Fest 2018 lineup & tickets
The 2018 Brooklyn Folk Festival happens April 6-8 at St. Ann and the Holy Trinity Church. This is the 10th anniversary of the festival and this year's lineup includes R. Crumb with The East River String Band, Spirit Family Reunion, John Cohen with the Down Hill Strugglers, Elizabeth Mitchell & Suni Paz, Innov Gnawa, and lots more.
In addition to the live performances, this year's Brooklyn Folk Festival will also feature a few film screenings: the NYC premiere of the documentary Linefork, about Kentucky banjo player Lee Sexton; How They Got Over, about the golden age of Black gospel quartets; and a 50th anniversary screening of
counter-cultural cult film, Gold. There are also workshops, and more.
Three-day passes and individual tickets are on sale now. Check out the full Brooklyn Folk Fest lineup, along with a video recap of the 2017 edition, below.
Brooklyn Folk Fest - 2018 Lineup:
Spirit Family Reunion
Elizabeth Mitchell & Suni Paz
East River String Band with R. Crumb
Bruce Molsky’s Mountain Drifters
Women’s Raga Massive
Bulla en el Barrio
Brotherhood of the Jug Band Blues
The Birdman of Rome
Suzy & Eric Thompson
The Down Hill Strugglers with John Cohen
Mamie Minch & Tamar Korn
Steel City Jug Slammers
The Horse-Eyed Men
Eva Salina & Peter Stan
The Crimson Ragdolls
Little Nora Brown