• July 27, 2010
    By Michael Marotta
    Breaking news from the Newport Folk Festival front: Elvis Perkins In Dearland will replace an injured Justin Townes Earle at this weekend's bash down in Rhode Island. Earle was supposed to perform on Sunday. Here's the official word from Newport Folk organizers:

    BAD NEWS -> GOOD NEWS!! Unfortunately it's true -- Justin Townes Earle sliced his hand and needs 19 stitches, and he will not be able to play his first Newport Folk Festival.

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