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Austin City Limits 2008

  • Conor Oberst Brings New Songs, Paul Simon Cover To ACL

    Somewhat lost amidst the madness that was Austin City Limits was the stirring set by Conor Oberst, who unleashed a pair of new tunes and covered a Paul Simon song. Oberst treated the crowd to a cover of Paul Simon's "Kodachrome," reportedly a popular singalong on Oberst's tour bus. As for the new ones, "I […]

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  • Foo Fighters, Beck Give Summer Festival Season a Rocking Send-Off at Austin City Limits

    Austin City Limits marks the finale of summer festival season, and perhaps as an homage to sweltering events like Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza, the Texas heat hovered in the 90s all weekend, giving attendees the chance to air out their bikinis and shorts and cool off in front of a watery fan called the Sister Mister. […]

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  • Foo Fighters, Plant & Krauss, Beck, Raconteurs Lead '08 Austin City Limits Lineup

    Austin City Limits isn't until September — the 26th to 28th, to be exact — but the festival's lineup is already official: Foo Fighters, Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, Beck, the Raconteurs and David Byrne are confirmed, as are John Fogerty, N.E.R.D., Gnarls Barkley, Manu Chao, Conor Oberst and many more. Three-day passes go for […]

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