NPR Presents Live Stream of the 2012 Newport Folk Festival All Weekend

Jim james at Newport Folk 2010 Photo by Eric Tsurumoto

Today began the 53rd edition of the Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island. Our own Eric Tsurumoto broke down some of the acts you don’t want to miss earlier in the week . Luckily some of those very acts will be part of NPR’s Free stream of the festival starting Friday and lasting through the weekend. Tune in now as it’s already started. Tomorrow is a stacked lineup including Deer Tick, Alabama Shakes, Dawes, A Woody Guthrie Tribute, and My Morning Jacket headlining. Read on for the full list of acts being webcasted.

Tonight, July 27th
Wilco, 7:30pm

Saturday, July 28
My Morning Jacket, 6pm
Guthrie Family Reunion, 5:30pm
Spirit Family Reunion, 5:15pm
Iron & Wine, 4:15pm
Dawes, 4pm
Sharon Van Etten, 3pm
Alabama Shakes, 2pm
Deer Tick, 1:45pm
Preservation Hall Jazz Band, 1pm
Jonny Corndawg, 12:30pm
Brown Bird, 12pm
Robert Ellis, 11:30am

Sunday, July 29
Jackson Browne, 6pm
Punch Brothers, 5:15pm
Conor Oberst, 4:45pm
Of Monsters And Men, 4:15pm
The Head And The Heart, 3:30pm
Gary Clark Jr., 3pm
Charles Bradley, 2pm
New Multitudes, 1:45pm
Trampled By Turtles, 1pm
Joe Fletcher, 12:30pm
Sara Watkins, 12pm
Kossoy Sisters, 11:30am

Tune in now and throughout the weekend. Thanks to NPR Music.