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ACL Fest 2016 Lineup
Radiohead, Kendrick Lamar, Mumford & Sons, LCD Soundsystem
"...On Wednesday, the Austin City Limits Music Festival teased its 2016 lineup with sign spinners around town..."

May 5, 2016 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

Playback – ACL Fest: Dad Rock Is Dead
Wrapping weekend one of ACL Fest on the eve of the second iteration
"...Now more than ever, kids own ACL Fest. Once a dad rock event where spawn were..."

Oct. 7, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: ACL Fest Part II
ACL Fest isn't a pair of weekend-long sit-ins, it's one two-week-long campaign
"...the second weekend of the Austin City Limits Music Festival, Willie Nelson gave us a trademark Austin experience...."

Oct. 14, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Sunday ACL Fest Picks
The first weekend of ACL Fest closes with highlights galore
"...its winning streak as the second bestselling album of 2016 trailing only Adele's 25. – Jim Caligiuri..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature

ACL Fest Official Late Night Shows Venue Guide
Because after the show it’s the afterparty
"...ACL Fest crams a whole lot of acts into its..."

Sept. 21, 2016 Music Post

Friday ACL Fest Picks
ACL Friday by the blurb, listicle, and gospel tent testifying
"...(hello, Apple commercial), remains very much at play on 2016's Moth, third LP for the trendsetting outfit. – Abby..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature

Weekend Two Sunday ACL Fest Picks
ACL sendoffs
"...7pm, HomeAway stage Sister trio Haim returns to the ACL stage after melting faces on a 2013 debut. There's..."

Oct. 7, 2016 Music Feature

Saturday ACL Fest 2018 Picks
Handicapping ACL’s first Saturday plus a handful of locals
"...debut EP No Roots landed atop European charts in 2016, introducing the Canadian-born, Germany-based songwriter with jagged beats quaking..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Music Feature

Locals Los Coast Break Out at ACL Fest
Singer Trey Privott on the band's origins and influences
"...Los Coast's earlier 2016 single, "Summer Samaritan," features a slight taming of Privott's..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

ACL Fest Spoilers
As ACL’s second weekend dawns, here are the most unforgettable moments from week one
"...seldom a plot twist at the second week of ACL Fest, so if you're hoping to be surprised about..."

Oct. 12, 2018 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Weekend Two Friday ACL Fest Picks
Where to be, by the hour
"...(hello, Apple commercial), remains very much at play on 2016's Moth, third LP for the trendsetting outfit. – Abby..."

Oct. 7, 2016 Music Feature

Sunday ACL Fest 2018 Picks
Handicapping ACL's initial Sabbath plus a handful of locals
"...musical step. West passed away during the recording of 2016's Goodbye World, but his son Cedric B. West continues..."

Oct. 5, 2018 Music Feature

Saturday ACL Fest Preview: Kendrick Lamar
We couldn't get Kendrick on the phone, so we replayed his greatest verse
"...Kendrick Lamar's superstar return to ACL Fest on the same line as Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem,..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

Sunday ACL Fest Face-Off: LCD Soundsystem vs. Mumford & Sons
Digital or analog?
"...Last show in Austin: ACL Fest 2010..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

Jack Garratt
Phase (Island)
"...When Jack Garratt arrived at SXSW 2016 as a certified buzz act, he dropped jaws with..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

St. Paul & the Broken Bones
"All I Ever Wonder," "Flow With It (You've Got Me Feeling Like)," and "Is It Me?" (Single Lock)
"...Daptone Records. Primed for a double bill with fellow ACL Festers and Stax signees Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Tim Stegall

ACL Fest Late-Night
Save some room for after Zilker Park!
"...M83, Tennyson, ACL Live at the Moody Theater..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Bryan Rolli

Weekend Two Friday ACL Fest Interview: Strumbellas
Toronto bluegrass stompers stream 100 million

Oct. 7, 2016 Music Feature by Jim Caligiuri

Weekend Two Sunday ACL Fest Interview: Amanda Shires
Americana songstress doesn't need hubby Jason Isbell to constitute one-half of a power couple

Oct. 7, 2016 Music Feature by Doug Freeman

ACL Fest Late-Night
Weekend Two aftershows

Oct. 7, 2016 Music Feature by Bryan Rolli

Friday ACL Fest Interview: Bombino
West African guitarist comes prepared for a musician's nomadic existence

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Thomas Fawcett

Friday ACL Fest Record Reviews
First day, first weekend album soundtrack

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature

Eliot Sumner
Information (Cherrytree/Island)

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Michael Toland

Frightened Rabbit
Painting of a Panic Attack (Atlantic)

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Libby Webster

Flume
Skin (Mom+Pop)

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

M83
Junk (Mute)

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Abby Johnston

Band of Horses
Why Are You OK (Interscope)
"...stamps his former band's downtrodden space rock into BoH's festival formula. Case in point: A drum machine ushers "In..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Neph Basedow

Friday ACL Fest Face-Off: Radiohead vs. Major Lazer
Who wins? C'mon now.
"...weapon(s): Diplo understands how to mold "outernational" sounds into festival-ready pop music..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Kahron Spearman

Saturday ACL Fest Picks
First week, second day handicapping
"...Estéreo 6:30pm, Tito's Handmade Vodka stage On every local festival lineup of the last five years, Bomba Estéreo still..."

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature

Jazz Cartier
Hotel Paranoia

Sept. 30, 2016 Music Feature by Alejandra Ramirez

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