Redefining Folk At Fort Adams
In recent years, the Newport Folk Festival has expanded its line-up, pushing the boundaries of what is traditionally considered "folk" music to include acts such as Wilco, Conor Oberst and Tune-Yards. The man behind that transformation joins us in the studio to talk about curating a festival for "true musical omnivores."
Jay Sweet, co-producer at the Newport Folk Festival and PASTE editor-at-large
Jonah Tolchin, folk musician who will be busking at the festival