Newport Folk Festival: 2015 lineup includes First Aid Kit, Laura Marling, Sturgil Simpson, Courtney Barnett & more
The 2015 Newport Folk Fest happens July 24-26 at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, RI. This year's lineup isn't fully announced yet, but so far includes First Aid Kit, Laura Marling, Sturgil Simpson (who taped an episode of ACL TV last night), Courtney Barnett, Leon Bridges, Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell, Brandi Carlile, J Mascis and more. Festival passes and tickets to Saturday and Sunday are sold out but you can still get tickets to Friday (7/24) with Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell, The Lone Bellow, Calexico, Heartless Bastards, Leon Bridges and more.
More to be announced, but daily lineups so far are listed below.
Newport Folk Festival - Friday, July 24th (more TBA)
Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell
The Lone Bellow
Haunt The House
Newport Folk Festival - Saturday, July 25th (more TBA)
Langhorne Slim & The Law
Traveller - Cory Chisel, Jonny Fritz & Robert Ellis.
Madisen Ward & Mama Bear
Newport Folk Festival - Sunday, July 27th (more TBA)
First Aid Kit
The Jones Family Singers