Posts tagged "ACL"

Austin City Limits Weekend Two: Which of This Year’s Acts Could Headline in Five Years?

This weekend’s Austin City Limits – the second iteration, a week after its first — marked the end of the major festival season. Sure, there’s…
Brennan Carley / October 13, 2015

Future and Drake Bring ‘What a Time to Be Alive’ to Life Onstage at Austin City Limits

What a time to be alive, indeed — for Drake, anyway. Mere hours after debuting the full version of “Can I” with Beyoncé on his…
Harley Brown / October 4, 2015

MS MR Talk Public Access TV, the Apocalypse, and Other Dark Influences

A little bit of darkness swirls around MS MR — singer Lizzy Plapinger’s perpetually neon hair notwithstanding. The Brooklyn synth-pop duo released a Revelations-referencing debut…
Maud Deitch / October 16, 2013

Vision Quests and Taxidermy: 36 Hours With Phosphorescent

Currently touring behind his excellent ‘Muchacho,’ Phosphorescent (the working name of Matthew Houck), brought his beautifully ramshackle songs to Texas for the Austin City Limits…
SPIN Staff / October 14, 2013

ACL Music Festival 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos From Sunday

Atoms for Peace, Phoenix, Franz Ferdinand, Phosphorescent, MS MR and, yes, Lionel Richie cap off the fest’s final day.
Jolie Ruben / October 7, 2013

ACL Music Festival 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos From Saturday

Kendrick, the Cure, Haim, Grimes, and more at Day 2 of Austin City Limits.
Jolie Ruben / October 6, 2013

ACL Music Festival 2013: SPIN’s Best Live Photos From Friday

Depeche Mode, Queens of the Stone Age, Kaskade and more kick off the weekend festival.
Jolie Ruben / October 5, 2013

Coldplay, Kanye, Arcade Fire Headline ACL Fest

For this year's 10th anniversary of Austin City Limits, organizers have tapped more than 130 bands to play the festival, which takes place September 16-18…
Kevin O'Donnell / May 17, 2011