The following is the national broadcast schedule. Check your local PBS listings.
Saturday August 29
ACL showcases modern Americana with the Avett Brothers and Nickel Creek. The Avett Brothers perform tunes from their LP Magpie and the Dandelion, while Nickel Creek highlights their comeback album A Dotted Line.
Saturday September 5
The best contemporary rock hits the ACL stage with The Black Keys and J. Roddy Walston & The Business. The Black Keys play hits from their #1 album Turn Blue, while Walston and his trio highlight their record Essential Tremors.
Saturday September 12
ACL features soulful pop from Sam Smith and Future Islands. UK sensation Smith sings “Stay With Me” and others from his debut. Future Islands features their single “Seasons (Waiting On You)” as well as other tunes from Singles.
Saturday September 19
Grammy Award-winners the Foo Fighters rock the ACL stage with songs from their album Echoes, Silence, Patience & Grace.