Photos: Day 1 of the Vancouver Folk Music Festival
Performers at the first day of the Vancouver Folk Music Festival on Friday, July 15 included Justin Townes Earle, Gillian Welch and Joel Plaskett.
South African group Freshlyground was one of the first performers at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival on July 15.Yolande Cole
South African band Freshlyground incorporated viola and flute into their Afro-fusion music.Yolande Cole
Justin Townes Earle played a mix of country, rock and blues at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival July 15.Yolande Cole
Gillian Welch's musical partner Dave Rawlings played lead guitar and accompanied Gillian Welch on vocals.Yolande Cole