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2 news items tagged as newport folk festival:



Newport Folk Festival
24 September 2014 @ 7:50 am

"They were great. I mean they couldn't have been greater if I'd invented them myself. But they are a bit too, you know, serious." - Janis Joplin on the audience at the Newport Folk Festival (Source: Janis Joplin, Lock Up Your Sons, Melody Maker, 1968.)

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Today In History
25 July 2014 @ 8:14 am

Janis Joplin and her Big Brother boys were in Newport this weekend to perform at the Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island. They shared the bill with Richie Havens, Joan Baez, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, and Pete Seeger just to name a few.

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