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

Jesse & Joy

Jesse & Joy

In just a few short years, Jesse & Joy have become one of the most celebrated acts on the Latin music scene. The multi-award-winning brother … Continue reading

Elvis Costello © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Elvis Costello

It’s been five years since Elvis Costello was last on the Austin City Limits stage. Tonight he returns as part of our 35th anniversary with … Continue reading

Tracy Chapman ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Tracy Chapman

Four-time Grammy Award winner Tracy Chapman has been performing heartfelt and socially relevant music for more than 15 years. Chapman first came to the world’s … Continue reading

Etta James ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Etta James

Hot off the success of her 2004 release, Blues to the Bone, the multi-award winning Etta James continues to wow critics and fans with a … 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

Tribute to Bluesman Jimmy Reed © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Tribute to Bluesman Jimmy Reed

Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Famer Jimmy Reed (1925-1976) continues to be a huge influence on blues and roots music. The list of Reed tunes … Continue reading

Andrew Bird © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Andrew Bird

Multi-instrumentalist and singer/song­writer Andrew Bird has captured au­diences around the world with his unique style. Through amazing vocals, whistling, violin, guitar and glockenspiel, this Chica­go-born … Continue reading

Nick Lowe © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Nick Lowe

For more than forty years, Nick Lowe has been writing songs, influencing musicians and gaining fans worldwide. From his production work with Elvis Costello to … Continue reading

Florence + The Machine © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Florence + The Machine

Described by The Times as “the most peculiar and most highly acclaimed female singer of the moment,” “the latest in a line of great English … Continue reading