Couch Tour Alert | Newport Folk Festival 2013 Webcast

Just a few hours ago this year's installment of the famed Newport Folk Festival kicked off at Fort Adams State Park in beautiful Newport, RI. Those of us who can't make it out to the fest are in luck as NPR.org is streaming a number of performances from the event this weekend.

Performances from many of the acts our own Jeffrey Greenblatt profiled in his Newport Preview will be broadcast along with sets from JamBase favorites Beck, The Avett Brothers, Jim James, Trombone Shorty and Andrew Bird.

You can watch the webcast right here on JamBase:

Here's the schedule for this year's Newport Folk Festival webcast on NPR.org:

Friday, July 26 (All Times ET)

4:30-5:00 - Mountain Goats
5:00-6:00 - Phosphorescent
6:00-6:30 - Amanda Palmer
6:30-8:00 - Old Crow Medicine Show

Saturday, July 27

12:00-12:45 - Hurray For The Riff Raff
12:45-1:00 - Langhorne Slim
1:00-2:00 - The Lone Bellow
2:00-2:30 - Houndmouth
2:30-3:00 - Shovels & Rope
3:00-3:30 - Iris Dement
3:30-4:30 - Jim James
4:30-5:00 - Father John Misty
5:00-5:30 - Trombone Shorty
5:30-6:00 - Colin Meloy
6:00-6:15 - Justin Townes Earle
6:15-7:30 - The Avett Brothers

Sunday, July 28

12:00-12:45 - Cold Specks
12:45-1:30 - Tift Merritt
1:30-2:00 - Spirit Family Reunion
2:00-2:30 - Ramblin' Jack Elliott
2:30-3:00 - Lord Huron
3:00-4:00 - Bombino
4:00-4:30 - Michael Kiwanuka
4:30-5:00 - Beth Orton
5:00-5:50 - The Lumineers
5:50-6:15 - Andrew Bird
6:15-7:30 - Beck

[Published on: 7/26/13]

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