Austin City Limits
ACL continues its longstanding tradition of showcasing the best of original American music and beyond. Musical styles range from contemporary and traditional pop to rock, country, blues, bluegrass, Latin, folk, roots and more.
Austin City Limits Previous Broadcasts
Kendrick Lamar (Episode #4108H)
KQED Life: Sat, Jan 21, 2017 -- 8:00 PM
Experience an hour of contemporary hip-hop from Grammy-nominated superstar Kendrick Lamar. The Compton rapper plays songs from his acclaimed LP, To Pimp a Butterfly, alongside his hits.
- KQED Life: Sun, Jan 22, 2017 -- 2:00 AM
Alabama Shakes/Vintage Trouble (Episode #4107H)
KQED Life: Sat, Jan 14, 2017 -- 8:00 PM
Thrill to the rocking R&B sounds of Alabama Shakes and Vintage Trouble. The Shakes showcase their latest LP, Sound and Vision, during their second ACL appearance. Vintage Trouble make their debut emphasizing their most recent album, 1 Hopeful Road.
- KQED Life: Sun, Jan 15, 2017 -- 2:00 AM
James Taylor (Episode #4106H)
KQED Life: Sat, Jan 7, 2017 -- 8:00 PM
Iconic singer-songwriter James Taylor performs beloved classics and selections from his chart-topping new album Before This World, his first collection of original music in 13 years.
- KQED Life: Sun, Jan 8, 2017 -- 2:00 AM
Tom Waits (Episode #3714)
KQED 9: Mon, Jan 2, 2017 -- 12:00 AM
Tom Waits performs in this classic episode from 1979.