‘Austin City Limits’ debuts new season with Juanes and Jesse & Joy

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Latin music superstar Juanes during the taping of his ‘Austin City Limits’ episode. Photo by Scott Newton.

Tonight popular television program Austin City Limits (ACL) debuts its 39th season with a two of the biggest stars in Latin Music, Juanes and Jesse & Joy. Colombian superstar Juanes headlines the episode while Mexico City’s sibling duo Jesse & Joy sing a selection of their breakthrough hits. ACL airs on PBS stations nationwide (check local listings for times) and the full episode will be made available online at acltv.com immediately following the initial broadcast.

This rest of this year’s season lineup includes indie stars Phoenix, Vampire Weekend, Grizzly Bear and The Black Angels making their ACL debuts. ACL features the best new talent from the U.S.and beyond, including breakthrough British acts Emeli Sandé and Michael Kiwanuka, and Americana’s newest stars, Shovels & Rope and The Lumineers in their ACL debuts. Jim James, who previously appeared on ACL with his main outfit My Morning Jacket, as well as with other bands including Monsters of Folk, will make his solo ACL debut. A season highlight is ACL veterans Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell performing together for the first time on the ACL stage.

ACL is produced by KLRU-TV and funding is provided in part by AMD, Budweiser, the Austin Convention Center Department and Dell. Additional funding is provided by the Friends of Austin City Limits.

Episode Setlist:

Fijate Bien
Could You Be Loved?
Camisa Negra
La Noche
A Dios Le Pido

Jesse & Joy:
Aqui Voy
Con Quién Se Queda El Perro
Le De La Mala Suerte

Austin Vida Staff

Entertainment and culture in Texas, with a Latino twist.

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