White Denim ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

White Denim

Mixing crunching punk energy, scorched psychedelia, Southern rock and knotty funk, White Denim hits the heart of a wide audience, specializing in manic, spirited live … Continue reading

Kris Kristofferson © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Kris Kristofferson

Texas legend Kris Kristofferson returns to the Austin City Limits stage to perform some of his most intimate work to date. The Brownsville native has … 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

Portugal. The Man ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Portugal. The Man

Known for their creative vision, Portugal. The Man puts a unique spin to the psychedelic rock genre. They made their Austin City Limits debut after … Continue reading

Sonic Youth © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Sonic Youth

Drawing equal inspiration from the experimental proto-punk of the Stooges and the Velvet Underground and the avant-garde classical music of John Cage, Henry Cowell and … Continue reading

The Black Angels ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

The Black Angels

The Black Angels have proven themselves to be the undisputed avatars of contemporary psychedelic rock, simultaneously exalting the genre’s kaleidoscopic past as they thrust it … Continue reading

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Kat Edmonson

With her powerful voice, Kat Edmonson’s songs are “memorable and contagious” (NPR Music). Tonight, this rising star brings her smart, stylish pop with a vintage … Continue reading

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Brainchild of singer-songwriter Merrill Garbus, tUnE-yArDs have fashioned an expansive sound incorporating layered ukulele, voice, electric bass and drum loops into an eclectic DIY aesthetic. … Continue reading

Pearl Jam © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Pearl Jam

One of the most popular and influential rock bands of the past two decades, Pearl Jam makes their Austin City Limits debut in celebration of … Continue reading

Cafe Tacuba ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Café Tacvba

Since the late ’80s Café Tacuba has been building an international fan base through their innovative and multi-award winning experimentation with music. The Mexico City … Continue reading