imgNewport, RI (July 26, 2013)—The annual Newport Folk Festival starts today, and Sennheiser is there, hosting live recording sessions at the throughout the weekend. Between today and Sunday, July 28th, the Sennheiser Sound Lounge at the Paste Ruins will be in full swing, capturing live recordings sessions by dozens of musicians.

As a major supporter of the festival, Sennheiser will host acts including Amanda Palmer, Langhorne Slim and the Law, and The Milk Carton Kids, using Sennheiser’s wireless headphone technology. The performances, held inside the fortress at Fort Adams State Park, are being captured using Sennheiser and Neumann microphones.

The company will also provide its wireless headphone technology at the more intimate Museum Stage. Those waiting outside the small-capacity venue will still be able to listen to intimate artist performances by wearing Sennheiser wireless headphones.

Following the weekend, Sennheiser will post entire artist performances on the Sennheiser website for fans to watch in the days and weeks following the festival.


Newport Folk Festival