One of the greatest lineup from music festivals this year, is from the Austin City Limits. This year the ACL has a great variety of acts, going from rock, pop, hip hop, rap, electronic and new music acts are all reunited at the Zilker Park, and today we are bringing to you our TOP 10 of artist not to miss this year.
10. CHVRCHES – With a new album just release a couple of months ago, ‘Love Is Dead’, the Scottish indie pop trio has been traveling around since 2011, Iain Cook, Lauren Mayberry and Martín Doherty will perform for the second time at ACL.
9. Camila Cabello – Making her solo debut has been wild for Camila Cabello, Worldwide touring, more than 1 million copies sold of her album ´Camila´ only in the US, multi-awarded by MTV VMA´s, iHeartRadio Music Awards, and a Billboard Woman In Music award for Breakthrough artist, Camila will bring a fresh look at the new pop music to the stage of ACL.
8. Deftones – First time at ACL, alternative metal band leaded by Chino Moreno, will perform their latest full album ´Gore´ plus, all their iconic songs like “Change,” “Be Quiet And Drive,” “Passenger,” and “My Own Summer”
7. The National – The National have been touring all year long and in some shows they have been playing a couple of new songs, and hopefully they will play them at ACL.
6. St. Vincent – She is always an incredible performer, and with her most recent album, ´Masseducation´ she will give a good energetic rock show. St. Vincent has been playing quite a bit in Austin recently, and it’s great to see her come back for the fest.
5. Father John Misty – This 2018 will be his second appearance at the Austin City Limits since 2015 when he debut the ACL.
4. Phoenix – One of the new bands added to the festival since the cancellation of Childish Gambino, the french indie rockers Phoenix will perform on weekend one, making it one of the last shows of the ´Ti Amo´ era, which their have been touring since late 2016.
3. Metallica – One agressive but interesting move from C3 Presents, the heavy metal band Metallica will debut this weekend at Austin City Limits. Let´s see how the crowd will react to their performance.
2. Arctic Monkeys – Their latest album , ´Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino´ will see the light for the first time live at ACL, plus every iconic single from the band.
1. Paul McCartney – Well, do you really need to know why?