Justin Townes Earle, Jason Isbell, The Felice Brothers and More to Join Deer Tick During Their Newport After Shows
Deer Tick have confirmed the lineups for the annual Newport Folk Festival after shows. As previously reported, Deer Tick will perform at Newport, RI’s Newport Blues from July 26-28 after the Folk Fest’s festivities come to a close. Proceeds from the shows will benefit the Multiple Myeloma Foundation.
On Friday, July 26, both Langhorne Slim and Bobby Bare Jr. will open for Deer Tick and on Saturday, July 27, Justin Townes Earle and Jason Isbell will support the group at Newport Blues. On Sunday, July 28 The Felice Brothers will share the stage with Deer Tick. Deer Tick will also perform their forthcoming album Negativity in its entirety. Last summer, the band performed their debut album War Elephant on the final night of their Newport Blues run.
The band has also posted the following hint on Facebook:
We’ll be giving 2 tickets to one Folk Festival attendee who instagrams the best photo on Saturday afternoon at 3pm. All you have to do is #lookup.
Keep your eye on the sky Saturday afternoon and make sure to hashtag your photo with #negativity for the chance to win.