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Newport Folk Festival 2013: Day Two In Photos

  • The Avett Brothers close out Saturday's festivities with a rollicking set and heartfelt sing-alongs.
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    The Avett Brothers close out Saturday's festivities with a rollicking set and heartfelt sing-alongs.
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  • Ever the showman, My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James plays a solo set as wild as his hair.
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    Ever the showman, My Morning Jacket frontman Jim James plays a solo set as wild as his hair.
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  • We're on a boat.
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    We're on a boat.
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  • Houndmouth blends electric Americana with rambling folk-rock songs at Newport.
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    Houndmouth blends electric Americana with rambling folk-rock songs at Newport.
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  • Rayland Baxter travels the world for inspiration, writing observant, reflective songs along the way.
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    Rayland Baxter travels the world for inspiration, writing observant, reflective songs along the way.
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  • The versatile bluegrass star Sarah Jarosz plays new songs from her upcoming third album, Build Me Up from Bones, as well as Joanna Newsom and Bob Dylan covers.
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    The versatile bluegrass star Sarah Jarosz plays new songs from her upcoming third album, Build Me Up from Bones, as well as Joanna Newsom and Bob Dylan covers.
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  • Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent being downright rowdy and anthemic as Shovels & Rope at Newport.
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    Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent being downright rowdy and anthemic as Shovels & Rope at Newport.
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  • No stage is too big for Shovels & Rope.
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    No stage is too big for Shovels & Rope.
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  • Jason Isbell (right) gives a powerful and profound live set with his wife Amanda Shires at Newport.
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    Jason Isbell (right) gives a powerful and profound live set with his wife Amanda Shires at Newport.
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  • The storyteller and all-around delightful raconteur Frank Turner in a rockstar pose at Newport.
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    The storyteller and all-around delightful raconteur Frank Turner in a rockstar pose at Newport.
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  • Keep those ears safe, kid!
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    Keep those ears safe, kid!
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  • With a big, ragged voice and a bigger personality, Langhorne Slim has little trouble grabbing a crowd's attention with raucous songs from his latest album, 2012's The Way We Move.
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    With a big, ragged voice and a bigger personality, Langhorne Slim has little trouble grabbing a crowd's attention with raucous songs from his latest album, 2012's The Way We Move.
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  • Justin Townes Earle broadens his roots-country sound to incorporate folk and gospel music.
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    Justin Townes Earle broadens his roots-country sound to incorporate folk and gospel music.
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  • The Lone Bellow radiates charm and intensity at Newport, but also serves some earnest cheese with an impromptu cover of the late '90s Edwin McCain hit "I'll Be."
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    The Lone Bellow radiates charm and intensity at Newport, but also serves some earnest cheese with an impromptu cover of the late '90s Edwin McCain hit "I'll Be."
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  • Dancing to The Lone Bellow.
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    Dancing to The Lone Bellow.
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  • Recently resurgent folksinger Iris Dement gives a gorgeous solo set. Spirit Family Reunion would join her on The Carter Family classic "Keep on the Sunny Side."
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    Recently resurgent folksinger Iris Dement gives a gorgeous solo set. Spirit Family Reunion would join her on The Carter Family classic "Keep on the Sunny Side."
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  • Joined by Laura Veirs and members of The Decemberists at times, Colin Meloy offers a career-spanning set at Newport, complete with new songs and a solo version of "The Crane Wife 3."
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    Joined by Laura Veirs and members of The Decemberists at times, Colin Meloy offers a career-spanning set at Newport, complete with new songs and a solo version of "The Crane Wife 3."
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  • Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue show Newport how to get down.
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    Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue show Newport how to get down.
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  • Deer Tick play an intimate set at the Newport Blues Café after the festival grounds close.
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    Deer Tick play an intimate set at the Newport Blues Café after the festival grounds close.
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  • Sunsets over Newport never get old.
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    Sunsets over Newport never get old.
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The sun came out over the second day of the Newport Folk Festival — and flying hair, Flying Vs and flying drumsticks. Saturday included sets from Jim James, The Avett Brothers, Shovels & Rope, Frank Turner and much more. See a gallery of Adam Kissick and Meagan Beauchemin's photos here and follow us on Flickr.

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