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R.E.M. © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

R.E.M.

As genre innovators, R.E.M.’s influence can be seen in almost every alternative rock band since the early 80’s. From their intellectual lyrics, political activism and … Continue reading

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

Turnpike Troubadours on Austin City Limits ©️KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Turnpike Troubadours

Called “the greatest country music band in the world right now” by Saving Country Music, the Turnpike Troubadours make their Austin City Limits debut in … Continue reading

Coldplay © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Coldplay

With an alluring, melodic pop sound and multi-instrumental arrangements, English, alternative-rock band, Coldplay has enchanted audiences everywhere over the years. Coldplay’s second appearance on ACL’s … Continue reading

Gary Clark Jr. (Season 41) ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Gary Clark Jr.

Dubbed “The Chosen One” by Rolling Stone, Grammy Award-winning Gary Clark Jr. has skyrocketed to R&B and rock fame with his bluesy guitar sounds and … Continue reading

Robert Earl Keen © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Robert Earl Keen

Making a name for himself back in 1984 with his debut album, No Kinda Dancer, Texas native Robert Earl Keen is now regarded as one … Continue reading

Spoon ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Spoon

The single most critically revered band of the new millennium, Austin’s own Spoon “delivers a pure rush of musical elation, the distillation of rock music, … Continue reading

The Lumineers. Americana Honors & Awards 2016. Photo by Terry Wyatt/Getty Images for Americana Music.

ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2016

Austin City Limits presents highlights from the Americana Music Festival’s 15th Annual Americana Honors & Awards at the historic Ryman Auditorium. Hosted by Jim Lauderdale, … Continue reading

Cheap Trick © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Cheap Trick

While Austin City Limits has earned justifiable praise over the past several years for giving up-and-coming artists a chance to shine, we certainly don’t want … Continue reading

James Blunt © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

James Blunt

Former British Army Captain James Blunt has enamored the world with his compelling songs and captivating voice. With numerous best new artist awards, Blunt is … Continue reading

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