Petty, Morrison, Nelson Top 'Austin City Limits' Bill
Tom Petty, Van Morrison, Willie Nelson, Massive Attack and Gnarls Barkley are among those lined up to play the 2006 Austin City Limits Festival. The Sept. 15-17 event will present 130 artists on eightTom Petty, Van Morrison, Willie Nelson, Massive Attack and Gnarls Barkley are among those lined up to play the 2006 Austin City Limits Festival. The Sept. 15-17 event will present 130 artists on eight stages in Austin, Texas' Zilker Park.
Other highlights on the list include Matisyahu, Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals, the String Cheese Incident, Flaming Lips, the Raconteurs, Los Lonely Boys, the Shins, I Love You But I've Chosen Darkness, Feist, the Flaming Lips, John Mayer, KT Tunstall, Goldfrapp, Asleep At The Wheel, G. Love & Special Sauce, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Damien Rice, Guy Clark, Ray Lamontagne, Kathleen Edwards, Nickel Creek, the Tragically Hip, Kings Of Leon, Iron & Wine, Kasey Chambers, Aimee Mann, Ted Leo/Pharmacists, Calexico, Benevento Russo Duo, the New Pornographers, Son Volt, Guster, Brazilian Girls and Gomez.
"Talent, breadth and depth," says Charlie Jones, Executive Producer at Capital Sports & Entertainment. "That's what ACL is about -- seeing someone that you'll never hear on the radio, or discovering someone new." CSE is the co-producer of the festival with KLRU-TV and Charles Attal Presents.
The full lineup is can be found at austincitylimits.com.