Ryan Adams will headline Ann Arbor Folk Festival 2012

The Ann Arbor Folk Festival has announced its 2012 lineup, merging old and new talent with headliners Ryan Adams, Emmylou Harris, Devotchka and Nanci Griffith. The festival, which benefits The Ark (a non-profit hub of folk, roots and ethnic music), will take place in Ann Arbor, MI on January 27th and 28th.

Tickets are $80/$160 (one night) or $145/$290 (both nights) for Gold and Platinum Bowl, respectively. All funds raised through the festival benefit The Ark, Ann Arbor’s non-profit home for folk, roots, and ethnic music.

Here’s the full lineup for the Ann Arbor Folk Festival 2012:

Friday, January 27:

Ryan Adams
Carbon Leaf
Elephant Revival
Sunny War
David Wax Museum
Heywood Banks (MC)

Saturday, January 28:
(sold out)

Emmylou Harris
Glen Campbell
Nanci Griffith
Joe Henry
Sarah Jarosz
Caravan Of Thieves
Seth Glier
Heywood Banks (MC)

The festival has booked countless innovators in its 35 year history. Watch Jeff Tweedy play “Jesus, Etc.” at the fest in 2009: