How Do Musicians Make The Cut For The Austin City Limits TV Series?

from KUT/Joseph Leahy

Austin City Limits is wrapping up taping for its 45th season, which began airing on PBS stations across the country last month.

The eclectic mix of musicians invited each year to perform for the public television series prompted KUT listener Dana Harada to ask our ATXplained project:

How are musicians selected to record an ACL Live taping? Do they get paid?

KUT Reporter Joseph Leahy took a trip to the legendary studio to find out. Read more at


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