Gates to the 2016 Newport Folk Festival will open at 10 a.m. this morning at Fort Adams State Park.

One of the ones that were left behind without a ticket? Newport Folk Festival is here to soften the pain with live audio feeds from the festival.

What’sUpNewp’s 2016 Newport Folk Festival Coverage is brought to you by Midtown Oyster Bar
What’sUpNewp’s 2016 Newport Folk Festival Coverage is brought to you by Midtown Oyster Bar

Here’s what to know;

Our partners at TuneIn, the world’s largest audio network, helped us launch Newport Folk Radio in 2015, a year-round, human hosted custom radio station featuring music by all of your favorite festival artists, as well as on-demand interviews and exclusive performances. TuneIn is back at the Fort this summer to live stream 3 incredible days of music on Newport Folk Radio. If you’re on the go and can’t be at the fest, download the TuneIn app and look for Newport Folk Radio or simply hit play on the embedded player at NewportFolk.org. Don’t miss a set!

FRIDAY

Wild Child

Basia Bulat

Fruit Bats

St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Mathew Logan Vasquez

Radical Face

Brett Dennen
SATURDAY

Rayland Baxter

Ruby Amanfu

John Moreland

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

Frightened Rabbit
(schedule permitting).

Ryan Adams w/ the Infamous Stringdusters featuring Nicki Bluhm

Father John Misty
SUNDAY

River Whyless

The Oh Hellos

Villagers

Julien Baker

Middle Brother

Phil Cook’s Southland Revue

Elvis Costello

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Alabama Shakes

Stay tuned to the latest stories happening at the Festival this weekend. Follow us on our social channels for real-time updates:

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM

FOLLOW US ON TUMBLR

After the festival, our friends at NPR will be posting audio from select sets from this year. Stay tuned to our social channels for more details.

Our partners at TuneIn, the world’s largest audio network, helped us launch Newport Folk Radio in 2015, a year-round, human hosted custom radio station featuring music by all of your favorite festival artists, as well as on-demand interviews and exclusive performances. TuneIn is back at the Fort this summer to live stream 3 incredible days of music on Newport Folk Radio. If you’re on the go and can’t be at the fest, download the TuneIn app and look for Newport Folk Radio or simply hit play on the embedded player at NewportFolk.org. Don’t miss a set!

FRIDAY

Wild Child

Basia Bulat

Fruit Bats

St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Mathew Logan Vasquez

Radical Face

Brett Dennen
SATURDAY

Rayland Baxter

Ruby Amanfu

John Moreland

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

Frightened Rabbit
(schedule permitting).

Ryan Adams w/ the Infamous Stringdusters featuring Nicki Bluhm

Father John Misty
SUNDAY

River Whyless

The Oh Hellos

Villagers

Julien Baker

Middle Brother

Phil Cook’s Southland Revue

Elvis Costello

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Alabama Shakes

FRIDAY

Wild Child

Basia Bulat

Fruit Bats

St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Mathew Logan Vasquez

Radical Face

Brett Dennen
SATURDAY

Rayland Baxter

Ruby Amanfu

John Moreland

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

Frightened Rabbit
(schedule permitting).

Ryan Adams w/ the Infamous Stringdusters featuring Nicki Bluhm

Father John Misty
SUNDAY

River Whyless

The Oh Hellos

Villagers

Julien Baker

Middle Brother

Phil Cook’s Southland Revue

Elvis Costello

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Alabama Shakes

Stay tuned to the latest stories happening at the Festival this weekend. Follow us on our social channels for real-time updates:

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM

FOLLOW US ON TUMBLR

After the festival, our friends at NPR will be posting audio from select sets from this year. Stay tuned to our social channels for more details.

Our partners at TuneIn, the world’s largest audio network, helped us launch Newport Folk Radio in 2015, a year-round, human hosted custom radio station featuring music by all of your favorite festival artists, as well as on-demand interviews and exclusive performances. TuneIn is back at the Fort this summer to live stream 3 incredible days of music on Newport Folk Radio. If you’re on the go and can’t be at the fest, download the TuneIn app and look for Newport Folk Radio or simply hit play on the embedded player at NewportFolk.org. Don’t miss a set!

FRIDAY

Wild Child

Basia Bulat

Fruit Bats

St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Mathew Logan Vasquez

Radical Face

Brett Dennen
SATURDAY

Rayland Baxter

Ruby Amanfu

John Moreland

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

Frightened Rabbit
(schedule permitting).

Ryan Adams w/ the Infamous Stringdusters featuring Nicki Bluhm

Father John Misty
SUNDAY

River Whyless

The Oh Hellos

Villagers

Julien Baker

Middle Brother

Phil Cook’s Southland Revue

Elvis Costello

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Alabama Shakes

FRIDAY

Wild Child

Basia Bulat

Fruit Bats

St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Mathew Logan Vasquez

Radical Face

Brett Dennen
SATURDAY

Rayland Baxter

Ruby Amanfu

John Moreland

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

Frightened Rabbit
(schedule permitting).

Ryan Adams w/ the Infamous Stringdusters featuring Nicki Bluhm

Father John Misty
SUNDAY

River Whyless

The Oh Hellos

Villagers

Julien Baker

Middle Brother

Phil Cook’s Southland Revue

Elvis Costello

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Alabama Shakes
FRIDAY

Wild Child

Basia Bulat

Fruit Bats

St. Paul & The Broken Bones

Mathew Logan Vasquez

Radical Face

Brett Dennen
SATURDAY

Rayland Baxter

Ruby Amanfu

John Moreland

Nathaniel Rateliff and The Night Sweats

Frightened Rabbit
(schedule permitting).

Ryan Adams w/ the Infamous Stringdusters featuring Nicki Bluhm

Father John Misty
SUNDAY

River Whyless

The Oh Hellos

Villagers

Julien Baker

Middle Brother

Phil Cook’s Southland Revue

Elvis Costello

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Alabama Shakes

Stay tuned to the latest stories happening at the Festival this weekend. Follow us on our social channels for real-time updates:

FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK

FOLLOW US ON TWITTER

FOLLOW US ON INSTAGRAM

FOLLOW US ON TUMBLR

After the festival, our friends at NPR will be posting audio from select sets from this year. Stay tuned to our social channels for more details.

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Copyright 2016. Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.
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Stay Connected

Copyright 2016. Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.
newportfolk.org

Stay Connected

Copyright 2016. Newport Festivals Foundation, Inc.
newportfolk.org

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Ryan Belmore has been the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp since 2012. He also currently works for Mountain News, where he serves as Senior Editor - North America for OnTheSnow. He previously worked for the New England Patriots and American Cancer Society. He currently serves as Vice President of Fort Adams Trust and is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers and North American Snowsports Journalists Association (NASJA).