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/
This edition of Folk Revival features modern inheritors of the Folk Tradition. Four hours of music from dozens of new CDs that have recently come into the station -- the Halifax Three. The Cumberland Trio, Ron Carlson, Jed Marum, Jan Luby, Rosanne Cash, Jackson Browne, Woody Guthrie, and tracks from albums new into the station: Gail Finnie, Mark Stepakoff, Larry Penn, Lauren Sheehan, Dubi Handi, the Yves Lambert Trio, Brother Sun, the Rafters, Tret Fure, Brooks Williams, The Steep Canyon Rangers, Newpoli, The Stray Birds, Hannah & Maggie, Honor Finnegan, Connor Garner, Jen Lowe, Llana Gabel, Elizabeth Lorrey, the Taproots, Jenn Rawlings & Basho Parks, Jenna Lindbo, Patrick Dodd, Underhill Rose, This Distant Shore, and more -- as well as the traditional opening and closing acts: The Limeliters, theCat's Meow, and the Highwaymen.