The Decemberists Added To Newport Folk Festival Lineup

Currently in the midst of an extensive tour, The Decemberists have added another show to their itinerary, making a return to the Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island Saturday, July 25. Founded in 1959, the Newport Folk Festival will be held at Fort Adams State Park Friday, July 24 to Sunday, July 26. 

The Decemberists join a growing Newport lineup that currently includes Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell, First Aid Kit, Sturgill Simpson, J Mascis, Blake Mills, Courtney Barnett and many more, with still others to be added. Check out the Newport entry in the newly redesigned JamBase Festival Guide. 

2015 Newport Folk Festival Lineup

Friday, July 24
Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell
Watkins Family Hour
The Lone Below
Heartless Bastards
Leon Bridges
Joe Pug
Haunt The House

Saturday, July 25
The Decemberists
Brandi Carlile
Jose Gonzalez
Sturgill Simpson
Courtney Barnett
Langhorne Slim & The Law
Nikki Lane
Madisen Ward & The Mama Bear
The Suffers

Sunday, July 26
First Aid Kit
Lord Huron
Laura Marling
Shakey Graves
J Mascis
Blake Mills
Field Report
The Jones Family Singers
Christopher Paul Stelling