Austin City Limits - Season 27

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Episode Guide

  • Natalie Merchant followed by Eric Taylor
    Pop star Natalie Merchant appeals to a contemporary audience as she sings and dances her way across the stage. Next, Eric Taylor crafts beautiful folk songs in his appearance.
  • David Byrne
    David Byrne
    Episode 12
    David Byrne has had a varied musical career. From the band Talking Heads to movie musical scores, Byrne uses irresistible rhythms to dazzle the audience with his ground breaking music.
  • John Hammond followed by Blue Rodeo
    Bluesman John Hammond plays both the acoustic and electric guitar on his second ACL appearance. Next, Canada must relinquish the alt-country band Blue Rodeo as they start their push to find a US audience.
  • Delbert McClinton followed by Asleep at the Wheel
    Two Texas icons take the ACL stage to share their electric performances with the world. First, Delbert McClinton plays his roadhouse rock. Next, Asleep at the Wheel plays their unique brand of Western Swing.
  • Robert Earl Keen followed by Charlie Robison
    Two talented singers/songwriters take the stage. Both Robert Earl Keen and Charlie Robinson are part of a new generation of Austin musicians whose edgy sound has inspired legions of dedicated fans.
  • Brad Paisley followed by Sara Evans
    Brad Paisley is a rapidly rising star in traditional country music. Next, Sara Evans performs the hits that have made her year amazing.
  • Brooks & Dunn
    Brooks & Dunn
    Episode 7
    Brooks & Dunn mix old favorites with new hits in this appearance on ACL.
  • Shemekia Copeland followed by Jimmie Vaughan
    It's a night for the blues when ACL presents Shemekia Copeland's powerful voice and Jimmie Vaughan's masterful guitar licks.
  • The String Cheese Incident
    The String Cheese Incident is a quartet that has inspired legions of enthusiastic fans for their high energy rock performances.
  • Mary Chapin Carpenter followed by Nanci Griffith
    Two of folk-country's premiere singer/songwriters appear together on ACL's stage.
  • Patty Loveless followed by the Del McCoury Band
    ACL focuses on bluegrass music with Patty Loveless and the Del McCoury Band.
  • Richard Thompson followed by Eliza Gilkyson
    Britain's legendary folk-rocker, Richard Thompson, appears in a rare laid-back performance. Next, the thought provoking songstress Eliza Gilkyson brings her delightful voice.
  • Buena Vista Social Club Presents:™ Ibrahim Ferrer Orchestra featuring Ruben Gonzalez
    The 27th season opens with the salsa stylings of Ibrahim Ferrer.