Gillian Welch and Dave Rawlings mesmerized a full house at the Folly Theater last night
August 15, 2015 at 11:50AM
The actual encore began with “Mr. Tambourine Man,” a cover they’d worked up for the Newport Folk Festival’s celebration of the 50th anniversary of Dylan going electric. (“We were kind of on ‘Team Acoustic,’ said Rawlings, with a chuckle.), While that song is as well-used and banged-up as any out there, Welch and Rawlings made its wrinkles their own.