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Newport Folk Festival 2013 Lineup: Beck, Avett Brothers, Feist

Lumineers, Jim James and Old Crow Medicine Show also set for July event

Beck performs in San Francisco, California; Scott Avett of The Avett Brothers performs in Austin, Texas; Leslie Feist of Feist performs in Manchester, Tennessee.
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April 9, 2013 5:15 PM ET

Beck, the Avett Brothers and Feist are set to headline this year's Newport Folk Festival. The lineup also includes the Lumineers, Jim James, Old Crow Medicine Show, Colin Meloy of the Decemberists, Amanda Palmer, the Mountain Goats, Father John Misty, Phosphorescent and many more. Day-to-day schedules have yet to be made available, though you can check out this year's entire Newport lineup over at the festival's website.

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This year's festivities will take place at Fort Adams State Park in Newport, Rhode Island from July 26th to the 28th. Single day tickets for Friday the 26th are still available, though all others (including two- and three-day passes) are sold out.

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