Summer festival season doesn't officially end until more than 130 artists pile back into Austin, Texas, the home of SXSW, for Austin City Limits. Celebrating its 10th anniversary this year, ACL has already established itself as the "eclectic" music fest, and this year's lineup lives up to that reputation: Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Prince's pal Stevie Wonder, Coldplay, My Morning Jacket, and Fleet Foxes lead the bill.
Other highlights include Empire of the Sun making a rare U.S. appearance, Big Boi, TV on the Radio, Iron & Wine, Santigold, James Blake, Wild Beasts, Twin Shadow, and the Antlers. Check out the complete lineup here. ACL Festival hits the Texas capital's Zilker Park on September 16-18th... but three-day passes are already sold out.
We've bellyached about how many music festivals are near-mirror images of each other, but ACL does a good job of distinguishing itself, even though Arcade Fire is on the bill. The Canadian rockers receive The Amp's silver medal for playing theRead More »from Kanye West, Arcade Fire, Stevie Wonder Lead Austin City Limits Lineup