Gretchen Wilson ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Gretchen Wilson

With her debut album 2004’s Here for the Party, Gretchen Wilson was hailed as the “most important new artist to hit country music since the … Continue reading

Tweedy ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton


After two decades leading his main outfit Wilco, the Grammy-winning singer and songwriter Jeff Tweedy returns for his fifth appearance on the Austin City Limits … Continue reading

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Tim McGraw

Tim McGraw’s success is undeniable – he’s sold over 40 million records, won three Grammy Awards, 14 Academy of Country Music Awards, 11 Country Music … Continue reading

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Band of Horses

Hailed as “Beach Boys-tinged doo-wop folk that will make you want to murder an afternoon drinking IPAs in a seaside hammock” by Rolling Stone, Band of … Continue reading

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The War on Drugs

Characterized by riffing guitars, intricate instrumentation and leader Adam Granduciel’s lyrical catharsis, The War On Drugs’ critically acclaimed Lost In The Dream might be the … Continue reading

Hayes Carll ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Hayes Carll

“A wry Texas troubadour with a knack for crooked grace and a clever turn of phrase” (New York Times), singer/songwriter Hayes Carll returns for his … Continue reading

Randy Newman © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Randy Newman

With songs that run the gamut from heartbreaking to satirical and a host of unforgettable film scores, Randy Newman has used his many talents to … Continue reading

Jenny Lewis ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Jenny Lewis

Smooth vocals backed by carefully selected, self-reflective lyrics and a California pop sound have been hallmarks for all of Jenny Lewis’ musical projects. Lewis, who … Continue reading

Susan Tedeschi ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Susan Tedeschi

Susan Tedeschi burst onto the music scene with Just Won’t Burn, earning herself critical praise and a 2000 Grammy Award nomination for Best New Artist. … Continue reading

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Esperanza Spalding

Esperanza Spalding dedicates this program to the guitarist Jef Lee Johnson who passed away January 28, 2013. This Austin City Limits episode was their last … Continue reading