More Photos From Day One Of The Newport Folk Festival

Billy Bragg was a great start to day one of the Newport Folk Festival, but he was just the beginning. Here are some photos from the rest of the day:

Scott Avett

hide captionScott Avett wailing away.

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Gillian Welch

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Mavis Staples

hide captionMavis Staples brought a little soul to the stage.

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Mavis Staples and band

hide captionStaples sings with her band.

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Robin Pecknold of Fleet Foxes

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Colin Meloy

hide captionColin Meloy of The Decemberists waves to the crowd.

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Brett Dennen

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Tao Rodriguez-Seeger interview

hide captionBob Boilen and Rita Houston of WFUV interview Tao Rodriguez-Seeger.

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Newport, Rhode Island

hide caption"Hear all the bombs fade away..."

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The Avett Brothers

hide captionThe Avett Brothers stomping around.

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Neko Case, Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Elvis Perkins, The Del McCoury Band, and more to come tomorrow!



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