Newport Folk Festival Confirms Jimmy Cliff
The Newport Folk Festival has announced the addition of reggae legend Jimmy Cliff to the festival’s 2014 lineup. Cliff will join the likes of Nickel Creek, Mavis Staples, Conor Oberst, Robert Hunter, Band of Horses, Dawes and many more for the three-day Rhode Island festival. Additional artists are still expected to be announced in the coming weeks.
Tickets to the iconic folk/rock festival – which will take place July 25-27 at Newport, RI’s Fort Adams State Park – are nearly all sold out, with the exception of Friday day passes which are still available for $66.25 through Ticketmaster.
Here’s a look at the Newport Fold Festival lineup
Band of Horses
Shovels & Rope
Milk Carton Kids
Rodrigo y Gabriella
J. Roddy Walston & The Business
The Devil Makes Three
Trampled By Turtles
Hurray for the Riff Raff
The Oh Hellos
Gregory Alan Isakov
Thao & The Get Down Stay Down