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Jason Isbell

Jason Isbell’s raw, open, and reflective approach to music has led him to creat what Rolling Stone considers to be an album that is “…one … Continue reading

Hayes Carll © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Hayes Carll

Live performances have proven to be one of Hayes Carll’s biggest strengths, inviting fans into his world with clever anecdotes, genuine sincerity and self-deprecating humor. … Continue reading

Jimmy Cliff © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Jimmy Cliff

Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff has a career that spans almost 50 years.  With “a voice that is preserved to startling perfection” (Rolling Stone), the only … Continue reading

Preservation Hall Jazz Band © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

Since its start in the 1960s, Preservation Hall Jazz Band has been the premier showcase for the best in New Orleans style jazz, this is … Continue reading

Jack Johnson ©KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Jack Johnson

Over the last five years, Jack Johnson has gone from accomplished surfer to award-winning filmmaker to acclaimed singer-songwriter. While scoring his multi-award winning surf films … Continue reading

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Ed Sheeran

Blending soulful vocals with organic folk introspection and irresistible hip-hop hooks, Ed Sheeran is a genuine global phenomenon. On this episode, he makes his Austin … Continue reading

The Raconteurs © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

The Raconteurs

When four friends get together to make music, you expect the fun to show through. But when those friends are Jack White of The White … Continue reading

Gomez © KLRU photo by Scott Newton


English rockers Gomez have both expanded and evaded a variety of traditional genres over the span of their 15-year career. By blending Ben Ottewell’s gritty … Continue reading

Gillian Welch © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Gillian Welch

American singer-songwriter Gillian Welch has allured audiences with her deep country lyrics and Americana sound for decades. This marks her third appearance on Austin City … Continue reading

Sufjan Stevens © KLRU photo by Scott Newton

Sufjan Stevens

Detroit native Sufjan Stevens experiments with music and words to create multi-layered songs that put him at the forefront of the folk indie pop revival. … Continue reading