Tuesday, April 15, 2008

ACL Fest 2008 - Full Line-up Revealed

Per Austin360.com, here it is! More than a few surprises...and yes, my headliner predictions were WAY off.
First impressions??

Foo Fighters
Colour Revolt
Robert Plant and Alison Krauss
Drive-By Truckers
Five Times August
Ingrid Michaelson
Langhorne Slim
Manu Chao
John Fogerty
Alejandro Escovedo
Eli ‘Paper Boy’ Reed and the True Loves
David Byrne
Jose Gonzales
Bavu Blakes and the Extra Plairs
The Raconteurs
AA Bondy
The Mars Volta
Del the Funky Homosapien
Christopher Denny
Gnarls Barkley
Man Man
Mike Farris
Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band
Jamie Lidell
The Lee Boys
South Austin Jug Band
Erykah Badu
What Made Milwaukee Famous
American Bang
Robert Earl Keen
Jenny Lewis
Patty Griffin
M. Ward
Belleville Outfit
Tegan and Sara
Asleep at the Wheel
We Go to 11
Iron and Wine
Mason Jennings
Band of Heathens
G. Love and Special Sauce
Heartless Bastards
City and Colour
Neko Case
Sunny Sweeney
Band of Horses
The Nachito Herrera All Stars
Elizabeth Wills
The Swell Season
Shooter Jennings
Silversun Pickups
Xavier Rudd
Bonnie Bishop
Gogol Bordello
Ben Sollee
Gillian Welch
Octopus Project
Ben Cylus
Eli Young Band
Joe Bonamassa
The Concert Supremes
The Black Keys
The Kills
River City Christionettes
Against Me!
White Denim
Shields of Faith
Jakob Dylan and the Gold
Mountain Rebels
Louis XIV
The Jones Family Singers
Okkervil River
Delta Spirit
Nakia and His Southern Cousins
Mates of State
Brotherly Luv
Kevin Fowler
Nicole Atkins and the Sea
The Hensley Ensemble
Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings
Electric Touch
School of Rock
Hot Chip
Black Joe Lewis and the Honey Bears
Vampire Weekend
Back Door Slam
Q Brothers
Slightly Stoopid
Tristan Prettyman
Buck Howdy with BB
The Strange Boys
Uncle Rock
Ryan Bingham
Big Don
Roky Erickson
Scott Biram
Yonder Mountain String Band
The Freddy Jones Band
The Jimmies


Mark said...

I'll be looking forward to it. Prior to a heavy dose of upcoming research, I figure about 15 to 20 bands I'd see . . . until they block 6 of them out due to stage conflicts :-)

Anonymous said...

Neko Case, Gillian Welch and Alison Krauss! It eases some of the pain from Wolf Parade missing.