UPDATE: 7/29/12 @ 10:19 PST – Watch the full set below!
My Morning Jacket returned to Rhode Island and the Newport Folk Festival for a headlining set on Saturday night. The performance was web cast on NPR Music and the set is already up on YouTube in full. Check back for updates and continue below to see the set list that included special guest spots by Brittany Howard from Alabama Shakes, Yim Yames’ Monsters of Folk bandmate Conor Oberst, Laura Viers as well as frequent guests Clint Maedgen of Preservation Hall Jazz Band and cellist/vocalist Ben Sollee.
My Morning Jacket @ 2012 Newport Folk Festival, July 28, 2012
The Way That He Sings
It Beats 4 U
Wonderful (The Way I Feel) w/ Ben Sollee and Laura Veirs
Bermuda Highway w/ Will Johnson (Centro-Matic / New Multitudes)
It Makes No Difference w/ Brittany Howard (Alabama Shakes) and Clint Maedgen (Preservation Hall Jazz Band / New Orleans Bingo! Show – The Band cover)
Smokin From Shootin’ w/ Ben Sollee and Conor Oberst
NOTES: Set was cut short by roughly ten minutes due to inclement weather.
Finally, check out this just-released download of Yim with Preservation Hall Jazz Band and Trombone Shorty performing “St. James Infirmary” earlier this year at Carnegie Hall: