Austin City Limits TV Kicks Off Oct. 6


And that would be
Radiohead above, natch.


By Blurt Staff


Austin City Limits (ACL), opens its 38th season on October 6th, with Radiohead in a rare full-hour
television performance.  Here’s a preview
of the band doing “Morning Mr. Magpie”:



Radiohead on Austin City Limits “Morning Mr Magpie” from Austin City Limits on Vimeo.


The upcoming season will feature the likes of Bon Iver, Bonnie
Raitt with Mavis Staples, The Shins, and The Civil Wars and tons more taped
live before a concert audience at The Moody Theater in downtown Austin.  And for the second consecutive year, Austin
City Limits will travel to Nashville
to capture highlights from
performances at the 2012 Americana Music Association Honors and Awards
ceremony. Held at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville,
this special presentation of Austin City Limits will showcase Americana music, which is American roots
music based on the traditions of country and other musical styles.

Season 38 Current Broadcast Schedule
(seven additional episodes/artists to be announced)
October 6, 2012 Radiohead
October 13, 2012 Bon Iver
October 20, 2012 Bonnie Raitt with Mavis Staples
October 27, 2012 The Shins | Dr. Dog
November 3, 2012 The Civil Wars | Punch Brothers
November 10, 2012 | ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2012 (Hosted by Jim
Lauderdale and featuring performances by Carolina Chocolate Drops, Richard
Thompson, Patty Griffin, Alabama Shakes, Lifetime Achievement Honoree Bonnie
Raitt and more)

(The complete line-up for the full 13-week season, including seven episodes to
air beginning January 2013, will be announced at a later date.)

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