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  1. Wednesday music picks: Eric Church and Drive-By TruckersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Austin American Statesman

    Eric Church and Drive-By Truckers at Erwin Center. Though country chart-topper Church has played Austin many times in the past year and a half - ACL Fest in October 2013, the iHeartRadio Country Festival in March 2014 and an "Austin City Limits" TV taping last September - fans pining for a regular full-length concert performance likely are psyched for this show.

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  2. Study: Economic segregation shaped by wealthy peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Herald

    ... feature five nights of rock, country, pop and hip-hop held at the ACL Live at the Moody Theater, where Austin City Limits is held. (AP Photo/Austin American-Statesman, Jay Janner) AUSTIN CHRONICLE OUT, COMMUNITY IMPACT OUT, MAGS OUT; NO SALES; ...

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  3. TV on the Radio to record "ACL" taping during SXSWRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Austin American Statesman

    "Austin City Limits" announced today that innovative Brooklyn rockers TV on the Radio will tape an episode for the show at ACL Live on March 16, during the Interactive portion of the South by Southwest conference. "ACL" says folks should keep an eye on the show's Facebook and Twitter accounts to win tickets to the show.

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  4. Asleep at the Wheel and guests salute Wills in ACL tapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Austin American Statesman

    The Avett Brothers and the Quebe Sisters join Asleep at the Wheel for the first "Austin City Limits" taping of 2015. Photos courtesy of KLRU-TV / Austin City Limits.

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  5. Intermission: Shake it offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Washington Post

    ... the Pawnee-shaped hole in your heart? Thurston Moore, right, and Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth perform at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in 2010. (Associated Press/Jack Plunkett) a " Kim Gordon on the Pain and Anger of Performing With Her Ex ," ...

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  6. Saturday's TV Highlights and Weekend Talk: Rosie O'Donnell on HBORead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | Los Angeles Times

    Austin City Limits This new episode has highlights from the show's first annual Hall of Fame presentation; performers include Willie Nelson, Lyle Lovett, Emmylou Harris, Buddy Guy and Double Trouble. 8 p.m. KVCR The Musketeers Athos is kidnapped and taken back to his estate in this new episode.

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  7. Watch Emmylou Harris and Willie Nelson's 'Crazy' Duet on 'Austin City Limits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 13 | RollingStone

    Since Austin City Limits made its TV debut in 1974, the genre-busting PBS music series has gone from celebrating the music of the Lone Star State to spotlighting country, folk, blues and rock acts from around the world. To cap off the Peabody Award-winning show's 40th season, on Saturday, February 14th, PBS will air a special hour-long finale featuring highlight from the first-ever Austin City Limits Hall of Fame presentation.

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  8. Tracy Laird Discusses Austin City Limitsa ImpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Sidelines

    Tracy E. Laird, author of the book Austin City Limits: A History , spoke Wednesday evening at MTSU's Center for Popular Music . Austin City Limits is a televised concert series that has aired on PBS stations around the country for the past 40 years.

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  9. Arizona Musicfest 2015 Festival continues with bluegrass concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Sonoran News

    ... and inventive songwriting have made Steep Canyon Rangers an audience favorite. Appearing on television's "Austin City Limits," the "Late Show with David Letterman," and the "Today Show," as well as onstage at Carnegie Hall and the Grand Ole Opry, ...

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  10. Donna Donna: Early Reviews: 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Does Not SuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    ... finished out 2014 on a high note. Now they are blasting into 2015. They recently filmed an episode of "Austin City Limits". Working too hard today? Take a break and meet your new best friend, the WBABe of the Day! Everyday we'll have a new hot babe ...

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  11. Roger & JP's TOP 10 Black Comedians EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    ... finished out 2014 on a high note. Now they are blasting into 2015. They recently filmed an episode of "Austin City Limits". Working too hard today? Take a break and meet your new best friend, the WBABe of the Day! Everyday we'll have a new hot babe ...

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  12. AC/DC Announces Met Life Stadium ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    ... finished out 2014 on a high note. Now they are blasting into 2015. They recently filmed an episode of "Austin City Limits". When the surviving members of Thin Lizzy decided to make new music they felt it best to change the name. Bob Marley was ...

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  13. As Heard on Roger & JP: PHOTOS: 21 Moments In "Brian Williams" HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    ... finished out 2014 on a high note. Now they are blasting into 2015. They recently filmed an episode of "Austin City Limits". When the surviving members of Thin Lizzy decided to make new music they felt it best to change the name. Bob Marley was ...

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  14. 50 Shades Of BuscemiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    ... finished out 2014 on a high note. Now they are blasting into 2015. They recently filmed an episode of "Austin City Limits". When the surviving members of Thin Lizzy decided to make new music they felt it best to change the name. Bob Marley was ...

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  15. Watch Foo Fighters Live On Austin City LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    Foo Fighters finished out 2014 on a high note. Now they are blasting into 2015. They recently filmed an episode of "Austin City Limits".

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  16. ZZ Top marks a milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 10 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Photo: Paul Morigi, Associated Press E, Roky Erickson. Billy Gibbons backed the Texas singer up on "Austin City Limits" in 2007. Photo: Jim Dyson, Getty Images F, fashion. Can we say ZZ Top was influential? Your call. Can we say ZZ Top was ...

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  17. Watch Foo Fighters' Episode Of Austin City LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | Stereogum

    Austin City Limits closed out its 40th season with a performance from the Foo Fighters. During their nine-song set, they switched it up between fan favorites and Sonic Highways tracks, and brought out some special guests based out of Austin.

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  18. Watch Foo Fighters' Explosive 'Austin City Limits' Nine-Song SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | RollingStone

    Before the incredible 40th season of Austin City Limits closes out February 14th with a Hall of Fame special, the long-running PBS performance series had one more marquee act left on its schedule: Foo Fighters . Dave Grohl and company's intense hourlong nine-song set mixed in hit singles like "I'll Stick Around," "Times Like These" and "Best of You" with Sonic Highways cuts "The Feast and the Famine," "Congregation" and "What Did I Do?/God as My Witness," the latter of which was recorded for the band's latest LP at Austin's KLRU-TV Studio 6A, the original home of Austin City Limits .

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  19. Foo Fighters appear on TV show 'Austin City Limits' - " watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | NME

    Foo Fighters ' appearance on US TV show Austin City Limits aired last night , with the band performing a set that featured songs from throughout their career. Among the tracks played were three selections from the group's most recent album 'Sonic Highways', as well as signature songs 'Best of You' and 'Times Like These'.

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  20. Watch Foo Fighters' Careening, Career-Spanning Set on 'Austin City Limits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 7 | Spin

    Foo Fighters have already done their share of world-shattering shows in support of their 2014 studio album , but Saturday night another special one surfaced on this week's episode of Austin City Limits . Continuing the series of special bookings that the live music TV show has pulled for their 40th season, the alt-rock legends busted out a career-spanning set including a handful of relative rarities, their biggest hits, and the covers they've been breaking out recently (including the Fabulous Thunderbirds' "Tuff Enuff" with their guitarist Jimmie Vaughan.

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