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ACL Announces 2018 Dates

San Antonio Current - 16 Oct 2017
We're a little curious to see who's next to take ACL to new heights – 'cause, I mean, who hasn't played ACL that should definitely be there? Cardi B? Aesop Rock, Metallica, Nicki Minaj? With Run The Jewels and Red Hot Chili Peppers returning to the ...

ACL Fest 2018 dates announced ++ Weekend 2 Sunday pics

Brooklyn Vegan (blog) - 17 Oct 2017
Pictures from those artists and more of Sunday are in the gallery above. ACL Fest has announced it's 2018 dates: October 5-7 & 12-14 in Austin's Zilker Park. Meanwhile, if you went to the fest and lost something while there, you can check ACL's online ...

ACL Fest Q&A: Annabelle Chairlegs

Austin Monthly (blog) - 19 Oct 2017
Local Austin band Annabelle Chairlegs delivers a high-energy, '60-inspired rock 'n' roll sound with a punk rock edge. The quartet, which consists of vocalist and chief songwriter Lindesy Mackin, drummer Billy Wong, bassist Derek Vaughan Nunez Straham, ...

11 Takeaways from ACL Music Fest Weekend 2

Austin Monthly (blog) - 17 Oct 2017
Sometimes it can feel as though Weekend 2 of ACL Music Fest is an afterthought to the first three days, but with a pleasant Sunday and several local bands playing, we had a total blast. Here are our takeaways from the festival. Coolest Surprise We'd ...

Day 2 of ACL less energetic than Day 1

The Prospector - 19 Oct 2017
Saturday afternoon at ACL mostly consisted of people filling up the beer hall to watch the UT vs Oklahoma game. Saturday was a slower day, far less exciting than Friday. People were devastated by the UT loss and the two closing act finished their sets ...

ACL Fest 2017 enjoys sunny skies and spirits moved by music

Austin American-Statesman - 15 Oct 2017
While ACL Fest avoided any rain issues on both weekends, every day except the last one was hot and muggy. Sunday's finale benefited from a mild cold front that arrived overnight, keeping temperatures in the high 70s with lots of cloud cover after 90 ...

Silent disco and 5 other things we loved about ACL Fest 2017

CultureMap Austin - 18 Oct 2017
Another year of ACL Fest is in the books, and from our vantage point, it was a successful one. The weather cooperated beautifully on both weekends, albeit a bit on the hot side for October. The expanded layout offered festivalgoers much needed space to ...

Saints special-teamer Nathan Stupar has torn ACL

ESPN - 17 Oct 2017
METAIRIE, La. -- The New Orleans Saints lost core special teams player and backup linebacker Nathan Stupar to a torn ACL, a source confirmed. As first reported by, Stupar was injured during punt coverage in the Saints' 52-38 victory over the ...

Houston Makes Its Mark on ACL Fest's Weekend 1

Houston Press - 11 Oct 2017
Houstonians are just a short drive from the state capital, a blessing this time of the year when world-class musical talent streams into Texas for the Austin City Limits Music Festival. People come from everywhere for the event. To paraphrase Anthony ...

Jay Z Loves La Barbecue So Much, He Ordered it Again During ACL

Eater Austin - 15 Oct 2017
Just like last week, ACL headliner and rapper Jay Z ordered lunch and dinner from La Barbecue again on Friday, October 13. He and his crew placed the same exact order for both meals, which were delivered to the backstage of the American Express ...

ACL Fest Q&A: Midland

Austin Monthly (blog) - 18 Oct 2017
With the recent release of their debut album On the Rocks, the fast rise of their certified Gold hit single “Drinkin' Problem,” and a cross-country tour with Little Big Town and Kacey Musgraves in 2018, up-and-coming country band Midland has a lot ...

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