Newport Folk Festival Adds Brandi Carlile & Friends To 2022 Lineup

Béla Fleck My Bluegrass Heart featuring Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas and more also joined the lineup.

By Scott Bernstein May 26, 2022 8:32 am PDT

Brandi Carlile & Friends have joined the 2022 Newport Folk Festival lineup. The famed event returns to Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island July 22 – 24.

Carlile has made multiple appearances at Newport Folk Festival dating back to 2008. Brandi’s last appearance came in 2019, when she took part in a number of sets, including the first full performance from supergroup The Highwomen and the event’s first all-female set.

The Brandi Carlile & Friends performance will take place on Sunday, July 24. Béla Fleck My Bluegrass Heart featuring Sam Bush, Jerry Douglas and more, Japanese Breakfast and Psychic Hotline (Sylvan Esso) also recently were added to this year’s lineup.

Newport Folk Festival tickets are sold out. Head here to sign up for the waiting list. View the festival’s full lineup as it currently stands below:

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