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  1. J. Roddy Walston & The Business hold nothing backRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Jacksonville Daily News

    Editor's note: This is a review of a September performance by J. Roddy Walston & the Business for the TV show "Austin City Limits."

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  2. Global success: Hozier has been touring for the past 12 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Northern Echo

    ... a crazed reaction from some of music's biggest names watching from the crowd. He's going to be headlining Austin City Limits festival in Texas later this year. Other names at the top of the bill include Foo Fighters, Drake and The Strokes. Last ...

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  3. Wednesday Links - Down By The WaterRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | St. Louis Game Time

    ... favorites. It's a performance of one of The Decemberists' biggest hits, "Down By The Water", at Austin City Limits back in 2011. Singing backup vocals? Perhaps BluesMay's favorite artist ever, Gillian Welch: The backstory here is, usually ...

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  4. Hozier is proving immensely popular in the Us Pa/Alex LakeRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Fermanagh Today

    ... a crazed reaction from some of music's biggest names watching from the crowd. He's going to be headlining Austin City Limits festival in Texas later this year. Other names at the top of the bill include Foo Fighters, Drake and The Strokes. Last ...

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  5. Steep Canyon Rangers Leaving Steve Martin At Home For Performance At The KateRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Hartford Courant

    ... across the United States and over to England, at festivals like Bonnaroo and on television programs like Austin City Limits, even on the U.S. Capitol lawn. Martin and the Rangers recorded an album together, 2011's "Rare Bird Alert," which earned a ...

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  6. Quick Hits: American Idol, Leona Lewis, Nate Ruess, Alabama Shakes,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | FMQB

    ... at many 2015 festivals, including Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, Glastonbury, Montreux Jazz Festival, Squamish, Austin City Limits , and T In The Park . Metallica will join Nicki Minaj as another headliner on the Super Stage at X Games Austin , taking ...

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  7. Vince Gill & Patty Loveless Among Performers for 2015 Austin City Limits Hall of Fame CeremonyRead the original story

    Sunday May 10 | 102.9 The New W4 Country

    Austin City Limits announces guest performers for the 2015 ACL Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on Thursday, June 18th: country legend Vince Gill, acclaimed singer-songwriter Jason Isbell, multi-platinum country artist Patty Loveless, British singer-songwriter Laura Marling, Los Lobos frontman David Hidalgo, Grammy-winning conjunto band Los Texmaniacs and Texas singer-songwriter JT Van Zandt. Hosted by multiple GRAMMY Award-winning country star Dwight Yoakam, who will also perform, the celebration honors the second class of inductees with one-of-a-kind music performances and tributes, as five trailblazing artists are inducted: Asleep at the Wheel, Loretta Lynn, Guy Clark, Flaco Jimenez and Townes Van Zandt.

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  8. Firehouse SaloonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Houston Press

    ... es" ("I wanna go home with the Armadillo..."), the tune heard for years and years at the opening of every Austin City Limits episode, Gary P...

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  9. Live music review: Shakey Graves shines in debut Austin City Limits TV tapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Examiner.com

    There was a buzz of excitement at ACL Live Wednesday night before local troubadour, Alejandro Rose-Garcia better known as Shakey Graves took the stage for his debut Austin City Limits taping. Producer Terry Lickona shared the audience's enthusiasm for the Austin-born singer remarking during his introduction that nothing gives him more pleasure than inviting "one of our own" to tape an episode.

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  10. Native SonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Austin Monthly

    There was something a little different about the Austin City Limits taping set last night - a small Texas flag draped was over a keyboard. It might be a tiny detail to some, but it's a big statement from that evening's performer, Austin native Shakey Graves .

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  11. Shakey Graves proves ready for prime time at ACL tapingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Austin American Statesman

    Austin native Alejandro Rose-Garcia may perform as Shakey Graves, but there was nothing shaky or tentative about his inaugural appearance on "Austin City Limits" Wednesday night. Not all of his music was my personal cup of tea, but Graves revealed himself as an assured performer seemingly at ease being front and center on the most famous televised music series on the planet.

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  12. Foo Fighters, The Strokes and Florence + The Machine to headline Austin City Limits festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | NME

    ... and more. The full schedule of bands will be announced in September at www.aclfestival.com . Tickets for Austin City Limits are available now. Austin, Texas sponsored the 2015 NME Awards earlier this year - check out all the best videos, photos and ...

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  13. Austin City Limits' 2015 Lineup Is Out, and Includes Fort Worth's Leon BridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Dallas Observer

    Ever since Forth Worth R&B singer Leon Bridges signed with Columbia Records at the end of last year, it was clear that he'd be having an eventful 2015. After a string of buzzed-about shows at SXSW back in a March and his late-night TV debut shortly thereafter, he's got another line for his expanding bio as of this morning, with the official news that he'll be among the ranks of artists performing at Austin City Limits Festival in October.

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  14. Austin City Limits: Foo Fighters, Drake, the Strokes Set to HeadlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | RollingStone

    Foo Fighters will return to Austin's Zilker Park to headline this year's Austin City Limits festival alongside the Strokes, Florence + the Machine, Drake, the Weeknd, Disclosure and Deadmau5. The festival will feature more than 140 acts and will take place over two weekends: October 2nd - 4th and 9th - 11th.

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  15. Foo Fighters, Drake Top Austin City LimitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | FMQB

    After some early reports leaked online yesterday, the Austin City Limits festival has officially announced its 2015 lineup. Foo Fighters and Drake will headline both weekends of the festival, which takes place in Zilker Park from October 2 to 4 and October 9 to 11. Other major artists on the bill include The Strokes Florence + The Machine , The Weeknd, Disclosure, deadmau5, Bassnectar, alt-J, Hozier, Alabama Shakes , Of Monsters and Men and Modest Mouse .

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  16. Beck Performs 'Say Goodbye' on 'Austin City Limits'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Spin

    Beck kicked off Austin City Limits ' 40th anniversary season earlier this year, and now the famed live-music program is airing an encore of the episode this weekend. To celebrate, we've got an exclusive, unreleased cut of SPIN 's 1996 Artist of the Year performing "Say Goodbye" on the ACL stage, which comes from his Grammy-winning 2014 album, Morning Phase .

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  17. How Alabama Shakes Shot To Stardom: Their 7 Best MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | ContactMusic.com

    ... of Yelawolf and Kendrick Lamar, and they also played sets at End Of The Road Festival, Hangout Fest and Austin City Limits. Fast forward to 2015 and they're looking at slots at Gentleman of the Road Stopover, Glastonbury, Open'er Festival, Montreux ...

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  18. Web Streaming Brings Music Festivals to Your Home ScreenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | The Memphis Flyer

    ... such as the just-completed Coachella, the electronic music festivals Tomorrowland and Ultra, and Austin City Limits. For 2015, Bonnaroo left YouTube to sign on with the Red Bull TV app, which has also landed Lollapalooza. Some festivals, such as ...

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  19. What's Nearby in Austin?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | HGTV

    ... no wonder the city is home to over 250 live venues as well as two extremely popular music festivals. The Austin City Limits Music Festival in Zilker Park draws quite a crowd every October and plays host to over 130 artists. Another popular ticket in ...

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  20. Drake, The Strokes, Alt-J, Wale Headline Landmark Music Festival in Washington D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    ... promoted and curated by C3 Presents, who produced events like Lollapalooza in Chicago's Grant Park and Austin City Limits at the city's Ziker Park. Live Nation, who has a majority stake in C3, will showcase the festival on Yahoo Screen to a global ...

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