Announcing the 60th anniversary of the Newport Jazz Festival.
August 1st through 3rd in Newport, RI.
Tickets on sale now at http://www.newportjazzfest.org/
Back by listener request! A four hour celebration of the Folk Revival period, from 1948 (Burl Ives "Blue Tail Fly") to the early 70s (Pozo-Seco Singers "Time"), when folk music found its way regularly on to the Billboard charts. Featuring the aforementioned Mr. Ives, the Weavers, Harry Belafonte, the Tarriers, the Kingston Trio, the Limeliters, the Brothers Four, the Chad Mitchell Trio, Joan Baez, the Highwaymen, Peter-Paul-&-Mary, Bob Dylan, the New Christy Minstrels, the Serendipity Singers, the Rooftop Singers, the Singing Nun, the Brandywine Singers, the Cumberland Trio, Judy Collins, Joni Mitchell, Melanie, the Pozo-Seco Singers, and a few surprises!