Austin City Limits announces the first taping in its new state-of-the-art home at The Moody Theater with a special performance by Steve Miller Band including material from his soon-to-be-released new Blues Rock album entitled "Let Your Hair Down." Preceding the taping there will be a free party with music, events and more in downtown Austin on Saturday, February 26, from 3 to 8 p.m. sponsored in part by Cirrus Logic, The 2nd Street District and The Moody Foundation.
“This is a dream come true for ACL – a new home in downtown Austin that will be an amazing world-class music venue and studio soundstage combined,” said Austin City Limits Executive Producer Terry Lickona. “After 36 years, we have big plans for the future, and that future begins on February 26th. The best is yet to come!”
Lauded rock guitarist Steve Miller and his band (Roadrunner/Loud & Proud) have been inspiring fans for more than four decades with Miller’s unique brand of rousing American rock ‘n’ roll. His catalog includes 17 studio albums and multiple hit singles including “The Joker,” “Take The Money and Run,” “Jet Airliner,” “Abracadabra” and more.
Produced by KLRU-TV, Austin PBS, Austin City Limits has become the longest-running music series on American television by presenting audiences with the most diverse, original, and cutting-edge talent from today’s music scene. The series will take this same spirit of creativity into the new venue giving more of Austin a seat for a new era of legendary performances.
For more information on how to get a free ticket to the Austin City Limits taping go to austincitylimits.org. Tickets are limited and a ticket is required to attend the taping. There will be a free public celebration - 2ND ST. SOUNDCHECK - in conjunction with the taping in Downtown Austin thanks to KLRU’s partners Cirrus Logic and The 2nd Street District.