Headlining this year’s Austin City Limits Music Festival, in his only Southwest appearance in 2014, Eminem will be joining Pearl Jam, OutKast, Skrillex, Beck, Calvin Harris, Lana Del Ray, Lorde (Weekend Two only), Foster The People, The Replacements and Zedd.
Back for its 13th year, Austin City Limits is hitting Zilker Park with it’s “most energetic lineups to date.” joining the three-day, eight stage party in Zilker Park, are Major Lazer, The Avett Brothers, Austin’s own Spoon, The Head and the Heart, Belle & Sebastian, Interpol, Chromeo, Broken Bells, Childish Gambino, CHVRCHES, Jimmy Cliff, St. Vincent and Phantogram.
With it’s most diverse lineup ever, this year’s ACL Festival not only features a number of female-fronted performances, but will be showcasing artists from around the globe such as Lorde (New Zeland), Icona Pop (Sweden), Iggy Azalea (Australia), Zedd (Germany), CHVRCHES (Scotland), Juanes (Columbia,), Paolo Nutini (Scotland), Sam Smith (England), KONGOS (South Africa), Temples (England), Ana Tijoux (France), Hozier (Ireland), MØ (Denmark), and Zoé (Mexico).
Each of the two weekends of the Festival, will also showcase Austin’s upcoming local bands, and home town favorites. From Asleep at the Wheel, back for their 13th appearance, while shedding a spotlight on bands like Saints of Valory, Black Pistol Fire, Blue Bear, Wood & Wire, Emily Wolfe, The NIGHTOWLS, Dawn and Hawkes, Mike and the Moon Pies, Sphynx, Penny & Sparrow, Riders Against the Storm, Hard Proof and Arum Rae.
Beginning the weekend of October 3-5 and finishing the weekend of October 10-12, regular-priced three-day passes along with VIP, Platinum Passes and Travel Packages go on sale today at www.aclfestival.com.
For super fans, eagerly awaiting the Festival, or would like to discover new bands, iHeartRadio will launch ACL Festival Radio – the festival’s official website, filling the internet with music from ACL performers.
Austin City Limits Lineup
Lana del Ray
Foster the People
The Avett Brothers
The Head and the Heart
Belle and Sebastian
The Glitch Mob
Fitz and the Tantrums
The Gaslight Anthem
Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue
Lake Street Dive
J. Roddy Walston and the Business