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2012 Austin City Limits Festival Schedule and Guide

Austin City Limits Festival 2012

See the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jack White, Florence of the Machine, The Shins, Weezer, Gotye, The Afghan Whigs, Neil Young, The Black Keys, Gotye, and lots more at the 2012 ACL Festival!

The Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACL) is one of the biggest and best concert events every year.  2012 is will be no different as they once again have lined up some of the top musical talent in the world to play over 3 days on 8 stages.  Some highlight of the festival include the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jack White, Florence of the Machine, The Shins, Weezer, Gotye, The Afghan Whigs, Neil Young, The Black Keys, Gotye, AVICII, Umphrey’s McGee, BASSNECTAR, and the Avett Brothers.  No matter what your musical tastes are, there is someting for everyone!

However, if you are planning to attend the festival it can be a pretty daunting task trying to determine what acts will be playing where and when.  That is why we have decided to put together a quick and easy schedule to help plan your ultimate festival experience.  While you can easily find the schedule over at the official Austin City Limits website, we thought their format was bulky and not easy to grab for you personal use.

So feel free to copy, print, or email the schedule below to help plan your weekend.  If you still need tickets be sure to check out our Texas Concert Ticket Classifieds!

Austin City Limits Friday October 12th, 2012

AMD Honda Austin Kiddie Limits
Asleep at the Wheel (12:30) The Wombats (11:45) Hullabaloo (11:30)
Delta Spirit (2:15) First Aid Kit (1:15) Rocknoceros (12:30)
The Afghan Whigs (4:15) Ben Howard (3:15) Big Don (1:30)
Weezer (6:15) A-Trak (5:15) Orange Sherbet (2:30)
AVICII (8:15) Thievery Corporation (7:15) Special Guest (3:15)
Ralph’s World (3:30)
Austin Ventures BMI Zilker Stage
Infantree (11:20) Megan McCormick (11:15) Stapletones (12:00 )
Quiet Corral (12:20) Colorfeels (12:30) Shields of Faith (1:30)
River City Extension (1:20) Justin Jones (2:30) The Relatives (3:00)
LP (2:30) Kenny Vaughan Trio (4:30) Lance Herbstrong (4:30)
Jovanotti (3:45) Patterson Hood (6:30) The Soul Rebels (6:00)
Trampled by Turtles (5:00) Umphrey’s McGee (7:30)
Black Lips (6:15)
M. Ward (7:30)
Barton Springs Bud Light
He’s My Brother, She’s My Sister (11:45) Los Campesinos! (12:30)
Patrick Watson (1:30) The War On Drugs (2:30)
Esperanza Spalding (3:30) Tegan and Sara (4:30 )
Alabama Shakes (5:30) Florence + The Machine (6:30)
M83 (7:30) The Black Keys (8:30)

Austin City Limits Saturday October 13th, 2012

AMD Honda Austin Kiddie Limits
Dev(12:30) Caveman (11:45) Rocknoceros (11:30)
The Whigs (2:00) Zola Jesus (1:15) Jambo (12:30)
Metric (4:00) Big K.R.I.T. (3:00) Orange Sherbet (1:30 )
The Shins (6:00) Big Gigantic (5:00) Hullabaloo (2:30)
Jack White (8:00) BASSNECTAR (7:00) Special Guest (3:15)
Austin Ventures BMI Zilker Stage
Quiet Company (11:15) Nikki Lane (11:15) Disciples of Joy (11:30)
Wild Child (12:00) Native Run (12:30) The Baylor Choir (1:00)
Wheeler Brothers (1:00) Gardens & Villa (2:00) Sonámbulo (2:20)
Dry the River (2:00) Space Capone (4:00) La Vida Bohéme (4:00)
Father John Misty (3:15) Kishi Bashi (6:00) Lee Fields & The Expressions (5:30)
Michael Kiwanuka (4:30) Antibalas (7:00)
Punch Brothers (5:45)
Steve Earle (7:00)
Barton Springs Bud Light
The Deep Dark Woods (11:45) Civil Twilight (12:30)
Bombay Bicycle Club (1:15) Rufus Wainwright (2:00)
Oberhofer (3:00) Andrew Bird (4:00)
Band of Skulls (5:00) The Roots (6:00)
Gotye (7:00)  Neil Young and Crazy Horse (8:00)

Austin City Limits Sunday October 14th, 2012

AMD Honda Austin Kiddie Limits
The Boxer Rebellion (12:15) The Features (11:30) Big Don (11:30)
Gary Clark Jr. (2:15) Freelance Whales (1:15) Jambo (12:30)
The Civil Wars (4:15) POLICA (3:15) The Q Brothers (1:30)
The Avett Brothers (6:15) Die Antwoord (5:15) The School of Rock (2:30)
Crystal Castles (7:30) Peter DiStefano & Tor (3:15)
Special Guest (3:50)
Ralph’s World (4:05)
Austin Ventures BMI Zilker Stage
The Eastern Sea (11:20) Noah Gundersen (11:05) G.S.T. (11:45)
Kopecky Family Band (12:20) Royal Teeth (12:15) The Mighty Sincere Voices (1:15)
Moon Duo (1:20) Lera Lynn (2:15) The Aaron Ivey Band (2:45)
The Devil Makes Three (2:30) The Dunwells (4:15) Thundercat (4:15)
Bad Books (3:45) Willis Earl Beal (6:15) Ruthie Foster (5:45)
The Lumineers (5:00) Barrington Levy (7:15)
Old 97’s (6:15)
Randy Rogers Band (7:30)
Barton Springs Bud Light
Alt-J (11:30) Kimbra (12:15)
Stars (1:15) NEEDTOBREATHE (2:15)
Tennis (3:15) Two Door Cinema Club (4:15)
The Weeknd (5:15) Iggy & The Stooges (6:15)
Childish Gambino (7:15) Red Hot Chili Peppers (8:15)

Hot Events This Weekend (April 27-29, 2012)

It’s been a while since we took a look at the hot event taking place during the upcoming weekend.  If you missed this regular feature, you’re in luck this week.  This weekend’s hottest event is the 2012 SweetLife Festival that will be taking place at the Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia Maryland on Saturday April 28th.  The 2012 lineup includes some of the biggest names in music including Avicii, Kid Cudi, The Shins, Explosions in the Sky, Fitz and the Tantrums, ASAP Rocky, Fun, and many more.

Top 10 Events This Weekend (April 27th-29th, 2012)

1. 2012 Sweetlife Festival 4/28/2012 Columbia, MD

Dance and electronic music is getting big as indicated by the Sweetlife Festival coming in at the #1 event this weekend!

2.  Florence and the Machine 4/27/2012 Minneapolis, MN

It’s been a good year to be Flo.  Florence and the Machine continues to sell out shows across the nation with their 2012 tour.

3.  Coldplay 4/27/2012 San Jose, CA

Coldplay was one of the biggest concert announcements of 2012.  While the hype has toned down considerably, interest in seeing Coldplay continues to be strong.

4.  Phil Vassar 4/27/2012 Chicago, IL

Country music these days seems to be dominated by the likes of Jason Aldean, Kenny Chesney, Carrie Underwood, Taylor Swift, Eric Chursh and the Zac Brown Band.  Phil Vassar is widely known as a songwriter but has quickly developed a following of his own following the release of his 2000 solo album Phil Vassar.

5.  Tom Petty 4/29/2012 Alpharetta, GA

Classic rockers Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are still going strong and sell out show across the country with their 2012 tour.  Their show at Encore Park is no exception as fans are scrambling to secure last minute tickets

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2012 Coachella Lineup Released

2012 Coachella LineupThe Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival (Coachella) is one of the largest and most anticipated annual summer music festivals.  The 2012 version of the festival will be held on two separate weekends (April 13-15 and April 20-22) at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California.  Coachella consistently bring in some of the top musical acts in the world and this year will be no different with headliners including The Black Keys, Radiohead, and Dr. Dre with Snoop Dogg.

This year’s version of the festival will also include quite a few reunions as well.  90’s era rockers Mazzy Star, Pulp, fIREHOSE, Refused, and At the Drive-In will all being playing together for the first time in a while.   No matter what you musical taste you are certain to find something to tickle your fancy.  Below is the full list of acts scheduled to perform.

Friday (4/13/2012 and 4/20/2012)
The Black Keys, Swedish House Mafia, Pulp, Refused, Arctic Monkeys, Mazzy Star, Afrojack, Explosions in the Sky, M83, Amon Tobin, Cat Power, Madness, Jimmy Cliff & Tim Armstrong, GIRLS, The Rapture, Madeon, M. Ward, The Horrors, Frank Ocean, Horrors, James Alesso, Sebastien, Yuck, Neon Indian, Dawes, Black Angels, Deathgrips, Wu Lyf, Breakbot, Atari Teenage Riot, Feed Me, Givers, Other Lives, Band of Skulls, R3hab, Wolfgang, Midnight Beast, EMA, Ximena Sarinana, Kendrick Lamar, The Dear Hunter, Honeyhoney, Hello Seahorse!, Sheepdogs, LA Riots

Saturday(4/14/2012 and 4/21/2012)
Radiohead, Bon Iver, The Shins, David Guetta, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Kaskade, Miike Snow, Jeff Mangum, Sebastian Ingrosso, Andrew Bird, Feist, Firehose, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, St. Vincent, Martin Solveig, Subfocus, Sbtrkt, Flying Lotus, Manchester Orchestra, Kasabian, AWOL Nation, Azealia Banks, Squeeze, A$AP Rocky, Buzzcocks, Kaiser Chiefs, Destroyer, The Head and the Heart, Laura Marling, Tuneyards, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, Black Lips, The Big Pink, Childish Gambino, The Vaccines, Zed’s Dead, Grouplove, Jacques Lu Cont, We Were Promised, Jetpacks, Gary Clark Jr., Borgore, Dragonette, We Are Augustines, Mt. Eden, Destructo, Suedehead, Keep Shelley in Athens, Pure Filth Sound

Sunday (4/15/2012 and 4/22/2012)
Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg, At the Drive-In, Justice, Florence and the Machine, AVICII, La Roux, Beirut, The Weeknd, Girl Talk, The Hives, DJ Shadow, Calvin Harris, Nero, Wild Flag, Modeselektor, Dada Life, Porter Robinson, Santigold, Flux Pavilion, Dr. P, Gotye, Seun Keti, Egypt 80, Beats Antique, Fitz and the Tantrums, Araabmuzik, Company Flow, Real Estate, Zed, Le Bucherettes, Greg Ginn, The Growlers, Noisia, Morgan Page, Gaslamp Killer, First Aid Kit, Oberhofer, Lissie, Thundercat, Metronomy, Wild Beasts, Housse de Racket, Fanfarlo, Spector, Gardens & Villa, Airplane Boys, Sleeper Agent

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