npr music logo Music just confirmed that they’ll be broadcasting a ton of sets from this year’s and Festival.

Summer in Newport, R.I., brings two consecutive weekends of live music for folk and jazz fans – and Music brings it to the world. For the sixth year, Music together with partner radio stations presents exclusive video and audio broadcasts from ® and Festival®.

Performances from the and Jazz Festivals will be accessible through free, live broadcasts on stations and at . Coverage will be available to audiences everywhere at npr.org/newportfolk and npr.org/newportjazz, and through the mobile . More on-the-scene updates will be available by following @nprmusic. will also archive select broadcasts and provide podcasts of many performances following the festivals. Recordings from the past five years of the Newport Festivals are available now at .

We’ll post more info as it becomes available, and we have a few photographers lined up to bring back a look at the action so definitely check back for more coverage from these festivals.


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