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REVIEW + FOTOBOM: DAY THREE OF NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL

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Caitlin Rose comes to party, Jeff Tweedy gets intimate, Conor Oberst brings the intensity, Lucero rocks the roadhouse and Mavis Staples shows why she’s as timeless as Newport. Continue reading

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REVIEW + FOTOBOM: DAY TWO OF NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL

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John C. Reilly kills with comedy, Benjamin Booker rocks the fuck out, Houndmouth share their loving cup, Kurt Vile gets blissed out, and Jack White puts on a display of raw shredding. Continue reading

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FOTOBOM: KINGSLEY FLOOD’S DISPOSABLE CAMERAS @ NEWPORT FOLK FEST 2013

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Kingsley Flood took some DigBoston disposable cameras to Newport Folk and the result is a total mindfolk. Continue reading

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REPORTING LIVE: 2013 NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL: DAY 2

More dispatches from Day 2 of the 2013 Newport Folk trenches. And by “trenches” we mean “cushy backstage with free beer.” Tough life.  Continue reading

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NEWPORT FOLK, DAY 3: JACKSON BROWNE, HOORAY FOR BROWN BIRD, RAIN

Charles Bradley. tUnE-yArDs. Tallest Man On Earth. Conor Oberst. JACKSON F_CKING BROWNE. Yeah, we more or less played hopscotch, bouncing between the stages at the Newport Folk Festival like that. Here’s our wrap coverage of Newport Folk 2012. Photos: Mike Basu. Continue reading

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NEWPORT FOLK FEST, DAY 2: O HAI MATT VASQUEZ, PATTY GRIFFIN UNPLUGGED (LOL), ETC.

Despite the fact that My Morning Jacket conjured up one hell of a downpour with some kind of melodic dark magic, the second day of the Newport Folk Festival doled out hearty portions of impromptu musical pairings, guitar O-faces and squashed rumors. This is the rundown of who we caught throughout our second day at Fort Adams. BOOM. Like a thunderclap.

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