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  1. M.H. Abrams, literary scholar who edited Norton Anthology, dies at 102Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... casino capital's extravagance. Bill Arhos, 80, a frustrated guitarist whose long-running television show, Austin City Limits, introduced much of America to the sound of redneck rock and progressive country and prompted Austin, Texas, to proclaim ...

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  2. Live showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NewsReview.com

    Austin City Limits has been a flagship show on public television for 40 years, a showcase of Western swing, country, blues and just about every other genre of music to ever pass through Austin, Texas. The show is also, along with the annual South by Southwest festival, a big factor in Austin's national reputation as a musical mecca.

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  3. Executive Shuffles: Interlude, Pandora, Austin City LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Stories

    ... & Entertainment ) and Roger Faxon (former head of EMI ) are joining the Board. Bill Arhos , founder of Austin City Limits , passed away last week due to heart disease. Arhos created the show in 1974 and PBS bought it in 1975. The pilot episode ...

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  4. Austin City Limits and Asking Questions to Boost Your Compliance ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | JD Supra

    Bill Arhos died recently. While his name is not a household word across the country, his progeny certainly is for he was the founder of the longest running live musical show on PBS television Austin City Limits .

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  5. Wednesday music picks: Benjamin Booker, JandekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Austin American Statesman

    Benjamin Booker performs on the Austin Ventures Stage at the Austin City Limits Music Festival at Zilker Park during Weekend Two, on Saturday, October 11, 2014. Photo by Tina Phan/American-Statesman.

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  6. Elektra Records Signs Royal Teeth; Acclaimed New Orleans-Based,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Digital Game Developer

    ... The Mowglis, and Walk The Moon, and was tapped to perform at high profile festivals including Bonnaroo, Austin City Limits, and Voodoo Music Experience. Royal Teeth's effervescent sound -- highlighted by soaring vocals of Gary Larsen and Nora ...

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  7. Acclaimed Indie-Pop Band Royal Teeth to Perform at Jazzfest This AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... The Mowglis, and Walk The Moon, and was tapped to perform at high profile festivals including Bonnaroo, Austin City Limits, and Voodoo Music Experience. Royal Teeth's effervescent sound highlighted by soaring vocals of Gary Larsen and Nora Patterson ...

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  8. ACC Annual Conference Blended Culture and Marketing for Unique Learning ExperienceRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | PR Log

    ... The meeting also featured an interactive presentation by Thomas Gimbel, General Manager of the legendary "Austin City Limits," at Austin's historic Maggie Mae's. "Our event created an open environment for mentoring, networking and taking in some ...

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  9. Music in old St. Anne'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Recorder

    ... a sort of boutique multicamera soundstage," Anctil said. Anctil envisions filming programs in the vein of Austin City Limits in the space, with television broadcast. Anctil imagines a $3 million renovation and says he has investors and historic ...

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  10. Bill Arhos, founder of 'Austin City Limits' music program, dies at 80Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Bangor Daily News

    Bill Arhos, whose long career at Austin public television station KLRU included founding the landmark music program "Austin City Limits," died April 11, the station announced in a press release Monday morning. He was 80. Born Nov. 3, 1934, and raised in Bryan, Texas, Arhos began working at KLRU in 1961 and eventually became president and general manager of the station.

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  11. Bill Arhos dies at 80; founder of 'Austin City Limits' music showRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Bill Arhos, who founded "Austin City Limits" and helped propel the public television show into a mecca for music's biggest influences, has died in Texas. He was 80. Arhos died Saturday in Austin after a long illness, according to a spokeswoman for the show, now in its 41st season.

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  12. Sleater-Kinney picks up steam at "Austin City Limits" tapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Austin American Statesman

    ... work. Hence the buzz. There were two kinds of fans at ACL Live on Wednesday night when the band taped "Austin City Limits": The kind that had seen the band back in the proverbial day and the kind who were thrilled to be seeing them for the first ...

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  13. Sleater-Kinney taped an episode of 'Austin City Limits' (pics,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Brooklynvegan

    The band opened with little fanfare but tons of energy on the jagged rocker "Price Tag," the danceable power popper "Fangless," both from No Cities to Love, and crowd-pleasing new waver "Oh!" The cuts showcased not only the band's way with uncommon hooks, but also the combustible chemistry between the clashing guitars and vocals of Corin Tucker and Carrie Brownstein and powerhouse drums of Janet Weiss. "This is one of our favorite cities and we're so excited to be playing Austin City Limits," noted Tucker in a rare between-song comment, before the band launched into "What's Mine is Yours," a sprightly rocker that detoured into grinding guitar noise.

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  14. Sleater-Kinney Atomizes Austin City LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... taken an extended break the way contemporary bands do, then they might have survived. Taping its first Austin City Limits episode Wednesday night, Washington State trio Sleater-Kinney split its atom anew after a decade-long layoff , releasing a ... 2 comments

  15. Live showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | NewsReview.com

    Austin City Limits has been a flagship show on public television for 40 years, a showcase of Western swing, country, blues and just about every other genre of music to ever pass through Austin, Texas. The show is also, along with the annual South by Southwest festival, a big factor in Austin's national reputation as a musical mecca.

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  16. A Look at Austin City Limits Through the YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | KUT-FM Austin

    Today's Wayback Wednesday looks back at some memorable performances of the 41-year-old music program.

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  17. Arhos and Willie Nelson, who appeared on the first episode of Austin City Limits.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Current

    Bill Arhos, a longtime executive at KLRU-TV in Austin, Texas, who helped launch the music series Austin City Limits , died April 11 after a long battle with heart disease. He was 80. Arhos helped to start KLRU in 1961 after graduating from Rice University.

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  18. 'Austin City Limits,' founder Bill Arhos passed awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Examiner.com

    Bill Arhos, the founder of the long-running PBS performance series Austin City Limits and the inspiration behind the Texas capital's now-annual music festival, passed away April 11th at the age of 80, the Austin City Limits site reports. A longtime... Founder of " Austin City Limits ," Billy Philip Arhos, son of Greek immigrants, passed away.

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  19. Father of 'Austin City Limits' Bill Arhos DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Billboard

    ... run from 1986 until his retirement in 1999 as president and general manager. He was executive producer of Austin City Limits from its start in 1974 up through 1999. The pilot for Austin City Limits , featuring Willie Nelson , was shot in October ...

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  20. 'Austin City Limits' Founder Bill Arhos Dead at 80Read the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | RollingStone

    Bill Arhos, the founder of the long-running PBS performance series Austin City Limits and the inspiration behind the Texas capital's now-annual music festival, passed away April 11th at the age of 80, the Austin City Limits site reports . A longtime executive at Austin's KLRU, Arhos helped create the Austin City Limits concept in 1974.

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