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Bands, The Blog

Artist Interview: Mother Falcon

Mother Falcon describes a band just as majestic as you’d expect. This full-on orchestra of between 10 and 15 musicians, depending on the gig, came up in the local clubs and venues right here in Austin. Picture both the stage and the room packed as fans pump their fists along to violin, cello, accordion, trumpet, […]

As of: 9/3/2015

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Bands, The Blog

Artist Interview: Houndmouth

Houndmouth has one of those legendary stories where a record exec saw them perform in a bar during SXSW and the rest is history. In this case, the exec happened to be Geoff Travis, head of one of independent music’s most lauded labels, Rough Trade, once home to bands like The Smiths and The Buzzcocks. […]

As of: 8/26/2015

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Bands, The Blog, Videos

Alabama Shakes Release Video Series Live From Capitol Studio A

Iconic artists like Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole and The Beach Boys may have put Capitol Studios on the map, but now it’s Alabama Shakes’ turn to continue the tradition of filling the gorgeous Capitol Studios space with a sound that’s just as beautiful. The band recorded a full session in Capitol Records’ Studio A […]

As of: 8/13/2015

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Bands, Videos

New A$AP Rocky Video Featuring Kanye West

ACL Fest artist A$AP Rocky just released a video for “Jukebox Joints.” Check it out below via Hypetrak. Get More: A$AP Rocky, Jukebox Joints, Music, More Music Videos The follow-up to the charismatic Harlem MC’s 2013 release, Long.Live.A$AP, A$AP Rocky’s sophomore album, features a stellar line up of guest appearances by Rod Stewart, Miguel and […]

As of: 8/10/2015

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Bands, The Blog, Videos

Of Monsters and Men Release New Video

Watch ACL Fest artist Of Monsters and Men’s new video for “Empire” below. In 2013, the group headed back home to Iceland to begin building the framework for their highly anticipated sophomore effort. Splitting studio sessions between Iceland and Los Angeles throughout 2014 and early 2015, Of Monsters and Men tapped Rich Costey [Muse, Foster […]

As of: 8/7/2015

ACL News, Contests

#ACLIRL

Wear your ACL Fest gear around town and you could win a pair of passes to the fest!

As of: 7/1/2015

ACL News

Our 2014 Positive Impact

Although music-filled fun takes over Zilker Park for six days each October, we’d like to think that every day is Earth Day at ACL Fest! We value the ways that YOU – our loyal fans – help us give back to the environment in a number of ways on site at the festival and all year long.

As of: 6/25/2015