ACL Festival

The second day of the Austin City Limits Festival seemed to draw everyone who wasn't at the University of Texas football game, and then some. The weather couldn't have been better for the Saturday event, which held several highlights, like folk-rockers The Avett Brothers, rap icon Eminem and EDM mastermind Skrillex. But the day also provided a couple lessons for festival organizers, particularly when it came to stage placement for current Top 40 royalty Iggy Azalea.

Live Review: Day 2 of Austin City Limits Festival

The second day of the Austin City Limits Festival seemed to draw everyone who wasn't at the University of Texas football game, and then some. The weather couldn't have been better for the Saturday event, which held several highlights, like folk-rockers The Avett Brothers, rap icon Eminem and EDM mastermind Skrillex. But the day also provided a couple lessons for festival organizers, particularly when it came to stage placement for current Top 40 royalty Iggy Azalea.
The first day of Austin City Limits Festival is almost always the easiest. Only those with the afternoon off are able to make it to Zilker Park in the first few hours, so the crowds are still bearable, lines are slightly shorter, the pace less frenetic.

Live Review: Day 1 of Austin City Limits Festival

The first day of Austin City Limits Music Festival is almost always the easiest. Only those with the afternoon off are able to make it to Zilker Park in the first few hours, so the crowds are still bearable, lines are slightly shorter, the pace less frenetic.
Eminem, Pearl Jam, Outkast and Skrillex are among the headliners for the 13th annual Austin City Limits Festival this October, which will again feature two consecutive weekends of music.

Eminem, Pearl Jam, Outkast tapped as Austin City Limits Festival headliners

Eminem, Pearl Jam, Outkast and Skrillex are among the headliners for the 13th annual Austin City Limits Festival this October, which will again feature two consecutive weekends of music.
In the wake of the cancellation of Sunday's Austin City Limits Festival performances due to weather, a number of schedule artists have been scrambling to find alternate venues in which to play. A few, including Franz Ferdinand, The Lone Bellow and Wild Feathers, have succeeded (though Franz Ferdinand's ultimate landing spot has changed since we originally reported).

Updated: Franz Ferdinand, The Lone Bellow, Wild Feathers set alternate shows after ACL cancellation

In the wake of the cancellation of Sunday's Austin City Limits Festival performances due to weather, a number of schedule artists have been scrambling to find alternate venues in which to play. A few, including Franz Ferdinand, The Lone Bellow and Wild Feathers, have succeeded (though Franz Ferdinand's ultimate landing spot has changed since we originally reported).
The Sunday morning announcement that C3 Presents had cancelled the 3rd and final day of the Austin City Limits Festival was met with resigned disappointment by most attendees in the area, who'd spent the previous 12 hours watching torrential rain fall and thrilling to (or recoiling from) a spectacular thunder and lightning display.

Photos of Zilker Park flooding prove Austin City Limits Festival couldn't go on

The Sunday morning announcement that C3 Presents had cancelled the 3rd and final day of the Austin City Limits Festival was met with resigned disappointment by most attendees in the area, who'd spent the previous 12 hours watching torrential rain fall and thrilling to (or recoiling from) a spectacular thunder and lightning display.
For the first time in its 12-year history, Austin City Limits Music Festival organizers have cancelled the final day (10/13) of music due to flash flooding caused by non-stop overnight rain.

Final day of Austin City Limits Festival's second weekend cancelled due to flooding

For the first time in its 12-year history, Austin City Limits Music Festival organizers have cancelled the final day (10/13) of music due to flash flooding caused by non-stop overnight rain.
The inaugural "do-over" weekend of the Austin City Limits Festival fired up its jets on Friday (10/11) with the usual clockwork-like precision that past ACL visitors are used to.

Austin City Limits Festival: Friday quick hits

The inaugural "do-over" weekend of the Austin City Limits Festival fired up its jets on Friday (10/11) with the usual clockwork-like precision that past ACL visitors are used to.
For the first time in its 12-year evolution, the Austin City Music Festival branched out to more than three days this year. The new arrangement, largely mirroring that of west coast stalwart Coachella, saw the event go for a repeat of almost-identical lineups across two consecutive weekends.

Austin City Limits Festival launches its first instant reprise

For the first time in its 12-year evolution, the Austin City Music Festival branched out to more than three days this year. The new arrangement, largely mirroring that of west coast stalwart Coachella, saw the event go for a repeat of almost-identical lineups across two consecutive weekends.
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