Michael Kiwanuka ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Michael Kiwanuka

Distinctly lush folk/soul has placed Michael Kiwanuka on the top of the British charts. And now he’s ready to tackle the States. We’re happy to … Continue reading

The Civil Wars © KLRU by Scott Newton

The Civil Wars

The Civil Wars embody an elegant sensibility that represents the power lingering in modesty. Through their intimate vocal arrangements and ethereal vocals, Joy Williams and … Continue reading

Bloc Party © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Bloc Party

Not many bands portray their music as “living noise,” but British indie-rock band Bloc Party says that’s exactly what they play. With their jerky guitar … Continue reading

Rock Erickson © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Roky Erickson

Roky Erickson is a near-mythical figure in Texas music history. From his pioneering 1960s band the 13th Floor Elevators to his solo work over the … Continue reading

Sam Smith ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Sam Smith

Sam Smith’s poignant tone and melodic falsetto can make the masses swoon. The singer/songwriter makes his debut on the Austin City Limits stage singing tune … Continue reading

The Avett Brothers by Erika Goldring

ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2011

Nashville, TN, November 3, 2011: Robert Plant, Emmylou Harris, Gregg Allman, Alison Krauss, The Avett Brothers and the Civil Wars are just a few of … Continue reading

Lykke Li © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Lykke Li

Distinguished by her light-hearted, electro-pop sound, indie song-stress Lykke Li has charmed the ears of music lovers everywhere with her youthful voice and eclectic style. … Continue reading

Mumford & Sons

Mumford & Sons

Blending acoustic instrumentation, rock ‘n’ roll drive and a tireless work ethic, Mumford & Sons have an international reputation as one of the best live … Continue reading

Steve Winwood ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Steve Winwood

For almost 30 years Austin City Limits has been bringing the nation the best music of all genres. During that same time Steve Winwood has … Continue reading

Kenny Chesney © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Kenny Chesney

As one of Country music’s premier singer/songwriters, Kenny Chesney has reigned as a chart-topper and award-winning favorite for music lovers and critics alike. The current, … Continue reading