ACL Fest – Day 1: 2018

The first weekend of the 2018 Austin City Limits Music Festival is underway! Fridays are always our favorite day of the festival. Since the crowds are smaller, food lines are shorter and it’s easier to get up close to the stages. The day’s forecasted rain never materialized, so the afternoon was surprisingly sunny and hot. Friday’s lineup was stellar, perhaps the best ever. Of course, Paul McCartney’s over-two-hours headliner set was our favorite, but David Byrne was a close second.

NÄM

Wesley Bray & The Disciples of Joy

Asleep at the Wheel

Big Thief

Cuco

Gang of Youths

The Weather Station

Bishop Briggs

Alvvays

David Byrne

Manchester Orchestra

The National

Paul McCartney

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