The 2017 Newport Folk Festival ended on multiple high notes on Sunday, July 30th, including amazing performances by John Prine, Nathaniel Rateliffe, Suzanne Bega and so many more. Of course, the talk of the town will once again be a very special surprise performance by Roger Waters.

Here’s what day #3 looked like.

Photo credit Ken Abrams/What’sUpNewp & Patrick Murphy/What’sUpNewp.

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