Iconic bluegrass performers Del & Dawg, aka Del McCoury and David Grisman, are the latest addition to the lineup for this year’s Newport Folk Festival. The pair are expected to perform on Saturday, July 23. Singer Amy Helm and New Orleans institution Preservation Hall Jazz Band have also recently been added to the 2016 lineup.
The 2016 installment of the Newport Folk Festival will take place at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island July 22 – 24. Previously announced performers include Flight Of The Conchords, Norah Jones, Ray LaMontagne, St.