SUBMITTED TO TICKET
For the third consecutive year, iRadioPhilly will broadcast the Philadelphia Folk Festival Main Stage live all weekend. The 53rd annual concert kicks off today (Friday, 8/15/14) at 2:30 p.m. on the Martin Guitar Main Stage and wraps up Sunday night (8/17) at the Old Pool Farm in Upper Salford. You can also follow Ticket’s live coverage here.
The line-up and broadcast schedule is posted here:
On stage, Philadelphia’s Gene Shay will emcee, entertain the audience and usher the lineup that features Shemekia Copeland, Old Crow Medicine Show, Jason Isbell, Tommy Emmanuel, Sarah Jarosz and familiar faces, like Janis Ian, Loudon Wainwright III and John Flynn.
Backstage, the live broadcast will be hosted by iRadioPhilly’s Michael Tearson and Al Clay. In between sets, many of the performers sit in for impromptu conversation during the broadcast.
To listen, click on the LIVE BROADCAST link on www.iRadioPhilly.com. A downloadable app for smartphones is also available at iRadioPhilly.