ACL Hall of Fame 2014 Finale ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Austin City Limits Hall of Fame Special 2014

Join an all-star lineup to celebrate the first class of the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame. Celebrating the storied history of ACL, the Hall of … Continue reading

Iron and Wine © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Iron and Wine

Filtering old-fashioned, song-based folk rock through an indie rock lens, Iron and Wine has in the last half decade become one of the most acclaimed … Continue reading

Alejandro Escovedo © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Alejandro Escovedo

As “one of the genuine lights in rock music” (Billboard) Alejandro Escovedo returns to the Austin City Limits stage to perform songs from his CD … Continue reading

The Avett Brothers ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

The Avett Brothers

Grammy-nominated folk/Americana/bluegrass/rock group The Avett Brothers channel the “heavy sadness of Townes Van Zandt, the light pop concision of Buddy Holly, the tuneful jangle of … Continue reading

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Multi-Grammy Award-winning fun. sparks musical joy with their indie pop anthems. Filled with “lyrics that are funny, sincere and oddly moving” (The Guardian), fun.’s songs … Continue reading

Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Steve Martin

Fans of Austin City Limits are certainly not strangers to bluegrass. But when it’s played by author/actor/comedian Steve Martin, the tunes may sound just a … Continue reading

Cat Power ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Cat Power

For more than 10 years, Cat Power has been releasing emotional, cathartic music that has made her an icon of indie-rock. She returns to AUSTIN … Continue reading

Flogging Molly © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Flogging Molly

With their astounding melodies and a heavy influence of traditional Irish folk music, Flogging Molly has brought the distinct spheres of rock and folk music … Continue reading

Sufjan Stevens © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Sufjan Stevens

Detroit native Sufjan Stevens experiments with music and words to create multi-layered songs that put him at the forefront of the folk indie pop revival. … Continue reading

Pinetop Perkins © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Pinetop Perkins

Earning multiple Grammy nominations and recording all-star blues CDs is not the way most 90-somethings spend their days, but Austin’s Pinetop Perkins is doing just … Continue reading