Austin City Limits - Season 14

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Episode Guide

  • John Hiatt followed by Los Lobos
    John Hiatt brings his r&b infused rock with a country twist to the ACL stage. Los Lobos also appears with a performance that takes them back to their roots with an all Spanish album.
  • Timbuk 3 followed by Eric Johnson
    Timbuk 3 brings their critically acclaimed pop-rock to the Austin stage. The duo has traveled with guitar great Eric Johnson, who performs some of his solo work.
  • Keith Whitley followed by Skip Ewing
    ACL sees the debut of two contemporary country artists who feel their roots.
  • Leonard Cohen
    Leonard Cohen
    Episode 11
    Leonard Cohen is a man with many titles–singer, songwriter, novelist, and composer. This multi-talented artist is an international sensation who is making his debut on American television.
  • Texas Showcase featuring Robert Earl Keen, Rosie Flores, Tony Perez and Jimmie Dale Gilmore
    ACL celebrates Texas musicians with four artists from four different areas of the state. Each artist represents a different style of Texas music.
  • Buck Owens followed by The Geezinslaws
    After an eight year break from performing, Buck Owens has returned to his Bakersfield roots with a new album. A special guest joins him on stage for "Under Your Spell Again." Next, Austin's premiere country comedy duo, The Geezinslaws, entertains their hometown crowd.
  • Songwriters Special featuring Harlan Howard, Don Schlitz, Mike Reid, Kye Fleming and Mark Wright
    Five of Nashville's premiere songwriters appear together to share some of their biggest successes.
  • Dwight Yoakam followed by Patty Loveless
    A hillbilly rebel, Dwight Yoakam has a unique Bakersfield sound. Legend Buck Owens joins with Flaco Jimenez to appear with Yoakam for "The Streets of Bakersfield." Next, Patty Loveless has the clear sure voice of her Kentucky bluegrass roots.
  • Delbert McClinton followed by The Crickets
    Delbert McClinton brings his roadhouse blues to ACL. The Crickets play the rock and roll music that helped define a generation and establish rock and roll as a musical genre.
  • Emmylou Harris followed by Nanci Griffith
    Two of country's most respected female songwriters entertain the Austin audience. Emmylou Harris has been wowing audiences for years with her sincere and touching lyrics. Nanci Griffith is the "queen of folkabilly" and an Austin favorite.
  • Stanley Jordan
    Stanley Jordan
    Episode 4
    Guitar genius, Stanley Jordan, has revolutionized guitar playing by creating an innovative playing technique that is often copied by others. In this amazing show, Jordan demonstrated his two guitar technique.
  • The Charlie Daniels Band followed by Gary P. Nunn
    The Charlie Daniels Band mixes Southern rock with honky tonk country to create hit albums. The band brings their energetic style to the ACL stage. Next, Gary P. Nunn takes the stage.
  • K.T. Oslin followed by Rodney Crowell
    The Country Music Association decorated both K.T. Oslin and Rodney Crowell with numerous nominatons in 1988. This performance proves why.
  • George Strait
    George Strait
    Episode 1
    George Strait brings his blend of traditional and contemporary country to the ACL 14th season premiere.