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Everything fell into place for Sunday’s triumphant close to the 2010 Austin City Limits Music Festival. Once again, the weather was pitch-perfect and once again the bands floored us. Early on, there were exhilarating sets by Shearwater and Warpaint, belting out their songs in the early afternoon sunshine, and in what may be a festival first, […]

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The weather held out wonderfully and the bands kept the rock going for the Austin City Limits Music Festival Day Two.  Once again, fans politely stormed the gates for another perfect day of music, food and fun as the Austin skyline looked on.  Walking around the fest, you saw fans filling bags for Rock and […]

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You couldn’t have asked for a better opening day to the 2010 Austin City Limits Music Festival. With the right amount of sun cooling off towards Friday evening, the weather was just right. As fans made their way into the park, it was obvious that this was going to be a year to remember. In […]

Artist Discovery

In the days leading up to the Festival, we will be showcasing installments from a special artist discovery series for bands playing the Austin City Limits Music Festival this weekend. Today, we feature an exclusive track from Two Door Cinema Club. Two Door Cinema Club are a trio from Northern Ireland who make sweet-voiced dance […]

Angus and Julia

Every week we will be showcasing installments from a special artist discovery series for bands playing the Austin City Limits Music Festival this weekend. Today, we feature an exclusive download from Angus & Julia Stone. Having spent the last two years touring the world in support of their critically acclaimed debut – A Book Like […]

Monsters of Folk

Every week we will be showcasing installments from a special artist discovery series for bands playing the Austin City Limits Music Festival this October from local websites hand-picked by the ACL Festival faithful. This installment comes from Austin Town Hall featuring Monsters of Folk. We’re going off the deep end here with a bit of […]

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

Every week we will be showcasing installments from a special artist discovery series for bands playing the Austin City Limits Music Festival this October from local websites hand-picked by the ACL Festival faithful. This installment comes from Sunset In The Rearview featuring Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros. If I were asked to pick one […]

Ryan Bingham

Every week we will be showcasing installments from a special artist discovery series for bands playing the Austin City Limits Music Festival this October from local websites hand-picked by the ACL Festival faithful. This exclusive interview comes from Austin Sound talking with Ryan Bingham. Several years ago, Ryan Bingham was kicking around Texas and the […]

The Temper Trap

Every week we will be showcasing installments from a special artist discovery series for bands playing the Austin City Limits Music Festival this October from local websites hand-picked by the ACL Festival faithful. This installment comes from Sunset In The Rearview featuring The Temper Trap. Unless you’ve been successfully living under a rock for the […]