KT Tunstall © KLRU photo Scott Newton

KT Tunstall

As the 2006 Best British Female Solo Artist, KT Tunstall is already a star in her native Scotland and she is quickly getting the same … Continue reading

Brad Pasiley © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Brad Paisley

Since his debut on Austin City Limits in 2000, Brad Paisley has filled his shelves with multi-platinum albums, Grammy Award nominations and numerous Country Music … Continue reading

Gnarls Barkley © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Gnarls Barkley

After just a few years of working together Gnarls Barkley has already won multiple Grammy Awards, sold millions of CDs and gained a reputation for … Continue reading

Heartless Bastards on Austin City Limits ⓒ KLRU by Scott Newton

Heartless Bastards

The Heartless Bastards bring their own version of old-school blues-rock to the Austin City Limits stage. Formed in 2003, the band’s constant Erika Wennerstrom, paves … Continue reading

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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

Thievery Corporation © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Thievery Corporation

With their first releases in the late ’90s, Thievery Corporation defined a new genre of electronic music. “Blending vocal theatrics, spiritual exploration and subtle songcraft” … Continue reading

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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


B.B. King

“B.B. King personified blues music for the whole world,” says Austin City Limits executive producer Terry Lickona, “but when he first appeared on Austin City … Continue reading

The Gourds © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

The Gourds

Few bands could take the gansta rap stylings of Snoop Dogg’s “Gin and Juice” and turn it into an Americana anthem. But Austin’s The Gourds … Continue reading

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Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Equipped with infectious melodies, catchy sing-a-longs and a free-spirited frontman, Los Angeles-based ensemble Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros have gained fans all over the … Continue reading