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Article posted: 7/22/2013 2:00 PM

Resurgent Newport Folk Festival hits 54th year

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The revitalized Newport Folk Festival continues to expand as younger fans discover old folk stars like Ramblin' Jack Elliott.

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Tickets for the main two days of this year's Newport Folk Festival sold out five months early and before anyone knew who was playing -- another indication of how the 54-year-old event is staying fresh and relevant with a mix of musical icons and young artists looking for their big break.
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