Friends of Austin City Limits
Experience the legendary Austin City Limits - an original production of Austin PBS, KLRU-TV and the longest running live music performance program in television history.
Celebrating Austin PBS’s 46th Season!
Now the longest-running music program in television history, 2020 marks the 46th season of Austin City Limits. Austin PBS provides access to these live performances and other exclusive invitations through the Friends of Austin City Limits program as a thank you for your annual membership contribution to Austin PBS, KLRU-TV.
Each season brings 18-20 performances that make up a well-rounded season including some high-profile acts, surprises, new up-and-comers and legendary acts that give ACL its roots. Recent seasons included acts like Kacey Musgraves, Janelle Monae, Billie Eilish, Vampire Weekend, H.E.R., Sam Smith, Alessia Cara, St. Vincent, Gary Clark Jr., Black Pumas, Arctic Monkeys, Willie Nelson, Maggie Rogers and so many more. Tapings are scheduled throughout the year based on artist availability and announced to members as soon as they are booked.
Support provided through Friends of ACL helps Austin PBS deliver quality public television and services in Central Texas that impact the community through local productions, programming and educational outreach delivered on-air, online and on the ground.
Friends of ACL Waitlist
Due to the popularity and low turn-over in the program, all levels of Friends of ACL are at capacity and waitlisted. New members are invited off the waitlist to join at either 'Friends With A View' or 'Friends Up Front' entry levels. Learn more about how to join the Friends of ACL Waitlist.