All New Episodes of Austin City Limits in October and November
This is ACL’s first season in its new home, ACL Live at the Moody Theater, a 2,700+ person capacity music venue on Willie Nelson Blvd. in downtown Austin where each episode will now be filmed. Other highlights this season include the returns of Widespread Panic, The Decemberists, Gillian Welch and Arcade Fire, as well as an appearance by Preservation Hall Jazz Band and ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2011. There will be all new episodes throughout October and November with more to come after that.
ACL is the longest running music series on television. There is a Tumblr blog called “Experience ACL” featuring some of the best photos from the last 36 seasons. Check it out at experienceacl.tumblr.com.
Here are the broadcast dates for the first 8 episodes on WCVE PBS this season:
- October 7, 11:00 p.m. Mumford & Sons / Flogging Molly
- October 14, 11:30 p.m. Raphael Saadiq / Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears
- October 21, 11:30 p.m. Widespread Panic
- October 28, 11:00 p.m. The Decemberists / Gillian Welch
- November 4, 11:00 p.m. The Steve Miller Band / Preservation Hall Jazz Band
- November 11, 11:00 p.m. Miranda Lambert / Jeff Bridges
- November 18, 11:30 p.m. Randy Newman
- November 25, 11:30 p.m. ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2011
Check out the regular ACL blog for updates.