For the Austin City Limits Music Festival’s inaugural two-weekend run this October 4-6 and 11-13, the lineup is loaded with musical heavyweights Depeche Mode, The Cure, MUSE, Kings of Leon, Atoms For Peace, Lionel Richie, Phoenix, Wilco, Vampire Weekend, The National, and Eric Church.
Depeche Mode, The Cure, Lionel Richie, Atoms For Peace will all make their debut ACL Festival performances this October. Kings of Leon return to the Festival as they put the finishing touches on their highly anticipated new album, due out this fall.
Also joining the Zilker Park party are Passion Pit, Arctic Monkeys, Queens Of The Stone Age, fun., Kendrick Lamar, Franz Ferdinand, D’Angelo, Kaskade, Tame Impala, Local Natives, and The Shouting Matches, the side-project from Justin Vernon of Bon Iver, as well as Toro Y Moi, Grimes, Portugal. The Man, Silversun Pickups, and The Joy Formidable.
In ACL Festival tradition, the diverse lineup inspires a wealth of musical discovery with exciting up-and-comers like Purity Ring, Foxygen, Wild Belle, HAIM, Junip, Phosphorescent, Jake Bugg, Savages, Shovels & Rope, Parquet Courts, The Lone Bellow, and Houndmouth, to name just a few.
ACL Festival is proud to showcase some of the incredible talent that calls Austin home, including The Bright Light Social Hour, The Black Angels, Okkervil River, Court Yard Hounds, True Believers, The Band of Heathens, Shakey Graves, and My Jerusalem, among others.
Regular-priced Three-Day Passes for both weekends of ACL Festival go on-sale today at 10am Central at www.aclfestival.com, along with VIP and Platinum Passes, and travel packages.