Newport Folk Podcast
About This Show
The Newport Folk Podcast is a biweekly lineup preview show. Every two weeks, host Dan Swain sits down with musicians, journalists, and members of the folk community to discuss and preview the artists on the Newport Folk Festival lineup. Folk On!
Most Recent Episode
S3:E4 Lineup Preview With Rita Houston - The Avett Brothers, Benjamin Gibbard, & More
There's a good chance Rita Houston is the reason you know about a few of your favorite bands. As the Program Director of WFUV, she's one of New York City’s most influential voices in shaping the landscape of folk, rock, and indie music. In this podcast episode, we were lucky enough to sit down with Rita to discuss her favorite artists on the 2017 lineup and play some music.