Cat Power, Jim James, She & Him also on lineup
Brian Wilson has been added to the lineup for the 2008 Newport Folk Festival, taking place August 1-3.
Jakob Dylan, Steve Earle and Allison Moorer, Richie Havens, Stephen & Damian Marley, Gillian Welch, She And Him, Calexico and Kaki King will also perform during the festival, with performers taking to stages at the International Tennis Hall of Fame at the Newport Casino, and across three stages at the Fort Adams State Park.
The full lineup is:
The Black Crowes
The Avett Brothers
Jim James (of My Morning Jacket)
Steve Earle and Allison Moorer
Stephen & Damian Marley
She & Him featuring Zooey Deschanel & M. Ward
Young @ Heart Chorus
Over The Rhine
The Felice Brothers
–By our New York staff.