The Pretenders have been scheduled to make their debut on the iconic PBS concert series “Austin City Limits” for its 43rd season, which will kick off on October 7th with Ed Sheeran.
Other first-time performers on ACL this season include the Zac Brown Band, Angel Olson, and Benjamin Booker.
According to Rolling Stone, Austin City Limits has also teamed up with Google’s virtual reality team for a new 10-part online video series, ACL VR. The 360-degree clips, which will be posted on the ACL YouTube page, will offer exclusive performances and behind-the-scenes footage of the Zac Brown Band, Ed Sheeran, Father John Misty and more.
Austin City Limits Season 43 Schedule
October 7 – Ed Sheeran
October 14 – The Pretenders
October 21 – Zac Brown Band
October 28 – Norah Jones/ Angel Olsen
November 4 – Miranda Lambert
November 11 – The Head and the Heart/ Benjamin Booker
November 18 – ACL Presents: Americana Music Festival 2017