Austin City Limits Music Festival 2020
Austin City Limits Music Festival has announced the lineup and schedule for ‘ACL Fest 2020,’ featuring Paul McCartney, Phish, Radiohead and many more. The broadcast will occur this coming weekend, beginning Oct. 9 and running through Oct. 11. The virtual festival will be streamed on the festival’s YouTube channel.
The sets aired during the broadcast will be portions of archival performances from throughout the festival’s history. Highlights on Friday include Willie Nelson’s 2016 performance and Billie Eilish’s 2019 set. Saturday sees Sylvan Esso kick off the broadcast with their 2018 stand at ACL, while the night will end with a quartet of St. Vincent (2018), LCD Soundsystem (2010), Radiohead (2016) and Queens of the Stone Age (2013).
Finally, Sunday’s broadcast will kick off with Alabama Shakes’ 2015 performance, followed directly by The String Cheese Incident’s show from all the way back in 2003. Later in the evening, ACL will air Gary Clark Jr.’s 2019 performance, Paul McCartney from 2018 and My Morning Jacket from 2011. The final set to air will be Phish’s 2010 performance.