Austin City Limits

1976, TV Show

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VIDEO: Austin City Limits Hall of Fame 2014: Coach Darrell Royal

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Austin City Limits Hall of Fame 2014: Coach Darrell Royal
Free | PBS
Length: 02:37
Posted: 5/8/2014

Legendary University of Texas football coach Darrell Royal was inducted into the Austin City Limits Hall of Fame on April 26, 2014. A huge fan of country music and the music scene emerging in Austin in the 1970s, Coach Royal helped expand the booking of Austin City Limits and inspired the guitar pull format of several shows throughout the early decades of the program. watch

VIDEO: Austin City Limits Hall of Fame 2014: Willie Nelson

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Austin City Limits Hall of Fame 2014: Willie Nelson
Free | PBS
Length: 03:09
Posted: 5/8/2014

There would be no Austin City Limits without Willie Nelson. His performance on the show's 1974 pilot episode kicked off four decades of the award-winning series, and has culminated in over sixteen appearances (and still counting!). He represents the best of Austin and the heart and soul of Austin City Limits. watch

VIDEO: Austin City Limits Hall of Fame 2014: Stevie Ray Vaughan and

Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double trouble made their ACL debut with the release of Texas Flood, showcasing Stevie's fiery guitar playing. They returned to ACL in 1989, on the heels of In Step, the strongest record of their career. The stunning performance by Double Trouble, which at this point included keyboardist Reese Wynans, and Stevie further enshrined their work in ACL's hallowed history. watch

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Tonight's TV Hot List for Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009

NBA All-Star Saturday Night
8:30 pm/ET TNT
Before you see the fan-selected, all-around best of the best in tomorrow's All-Star Game, check out some of the best of various aspects of the game. Individual and team events include the skills challenge and shooting stars competition. Also, Toronto's Jason Kapono looks to three-peat in the three-point shootout against such long-shot specialists as Rashard Lewis of the Magic and Roger Mason of the Spurs. And Dwight Howard, take note: the slam dunk title has not been successfully defended since Jason Richardson won back-to-back in 2002-03. And he was the first since some guy named Jordan did it in 1987-88.

Read on for previews of Christopher Titus: Love Is Evol, Saturday Night Live, Austin City Limits and Before You Say 'I Do'. read more

Tonight's TV Hot List: Saturday, Jan. 17, 2009

iCarly
9 pm/ET Nickelodeon
Carly's Web show features a contest with a truly awesome prize: a new car!

Read on for previews of Saturday Night Live, Austin City Limits, Solitary and H2O. read more

Tonight's TV Hot List: Saturday, Nov. 22, 2008

Naked Brothers Band
9 pm/ET Nickelodeon
Nat is down in the dumps about a photo of Rosalina kissing another guy, so Alex tries to cheer him up.

Read on for previews of Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving, Austin City Limits, John Edward Cross Country and America's Most Wanted. read more

Tonight's TV Hot List: Saturday, Nov. 8, 2008

iCarly
8 pm/ET Nickelodeon
In a special 90-minute episode, Carly and her friends go on a trip to Japan when her show is nominated for a Web award, and it turns out to be quite an adventure!

Read on for previews of iCarly, Austin City Limits, Mail Order Bride, True Jackson, VP and Taxicab Confessions: New York, New York 3. read more

Tonight's TV Hot List: Saturday, Nov. 1, 2008

Primeval
9 pm/ET BBC America
The second season of this hit sci-fi series comes to a close with an action-packed finale that finds Cutter and crew trapped inside an abandoned Ministry of Defense base filled with an army of prehistoric and futuristic beasts that the devilish Leek is planning to unleash across Britain.

Read on for previews of Saturday Night Live, Cops, Austin City Limits and My Big Redneck Wedding. read more

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Premiered: 1976, on PBS
Rating: TV-PG
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Premise: Stirring concerts, country and otherwise, drive this series filmed in Austin, Texas. The long-running program consistently features critically acclaimed performers, many of whom are seldom seen on television, and successfully charms viewers with an atmosphere like that of the city's famed music venues.

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