JOHN HIATT, LEON REDBONE, THEODORE BIKEL and others - Ben & Jerry's 1989 Newport Folk Festival (3CD)

Category: AIR CUTS CDs

• Brilliant performances at Ben & Jerry's Newport Folk Festival
• Originally broadcast on KGNU-FM
• Includes detailed liner notes and images
• Digitally remastered for greatly enhanced sound quality

Ben & Jerry's Newport Folk Festival, July 29th & 30th 1989

On July 29 and July 30, 1989, the recently revived Newport Folk Festival (then renamed the Ben & Jerry's Newport Folk Festival) presented two days of top performers from the traditional folk, blues, singer-songwriter and zydeco worlds.

This three-disc set features nearly three hours of music from the weekend, broadcast on KGNU-FM, including selections by stars B.B. King, Emmylou Harris, John Lee Hooker and Laura Nyro, as well as songs by folk legends Pete Seeger and Odetta.


Disc One
1. Radio Intro

John Hiatt
2. Memphis In The Meantime
3. Talk
4. Have A Little Faith In Me
5. It'll Come To You
6. Thing Called Love
7. Lipstick Sunset

Leon Redbone
8. Think Of Me Thinking Of You
9. My Blue Heaven

Theo Bikel
10. Turquoise Rings

Cormack McCarthy
11. Milltown

Richard Julian
12. Gravedigger

Christine Lavin
13. Sensitive New Age Guys

Buckwheat Zydeco
14. Walking To New Orleans
15. Hot Tamale Baby

Disc Two

Northern Lights
1. Radio Intro - Make Me A City

Laura Nyro
2. The Wild World
3. Mothers Of The Moon
4. Emmie
5. Stoned Soul Picnic
6. Monkey Time - Eli's Comin' - Band Intros

B.B. King
7. Talk
8. Let The Good Times Roll
9. Darlin' You Know I Love You
10. When It All Comes Down

The Clancy Brothers
11. Talk
12. The Jug Of Punch

Robbie O'Connell
13. Kilkelly Ireland
14. Talk About Odetta

15. Rambler Gambler

Disc Three

John Prine
1. Radio Intro - Illegal Smile
2. Talk
3. Sam Stone
4. The Way The World Goes 'Round
5. Paradise

John Lee Hooker
6. Face To Face
7. Mabel
8. Hey Hey

Emmylou Harris
9. One Of These Days
10. Darkest Hour Is Just Before Dawn
11. Save The Last Dancer for Me
12. MC Intro - DJ Intro

Pete Seeger
13. Old Time Religion


Title Ben & Jerry's 1989 Newport Folk Festival
Catalogue No AC3CD8060
Format 3CDs in a digipack with an 8 page booklet
Barcode 5292317806016