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Austin City Limits Begins Confirming Bands For ACL 2017

May 3, 2017, 2:13 p.m.
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Bonus Hint Released

Jay Z Hint

After the inital lineup was released, Austin City Limits surprised everyone and released an additional hint followed by an updated lineup with Jay Z!

We were already loving the ACL lineup, but wow! What an awesome addition and way to announce the surprise! The truth was we did want more and we are LOVING this encore!

  • ACL Hint: "Now, can I get an encore? Do you want more?" 
    Artist: Jay Z


ACL Hints 2017

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Happy Austin City Limits Lineup Eve everyone! ACL has begun confirming artists hourly through the official Austin City Limits app. Every hour or so they are sending a notification with a hint for a band. You can see the hints as of 2:05 p.m. (PST) today. If you want to get these updates for Austin City Limtis bands I highly suggest you get the app, you will want it for ACL anyways. I will keep this article updated with the most recent hints as ACL releases more. As for the hints out now, here's what each one means: 

  • ACL Hint: "Mama Mavis, oh mama they tried my patience" 
    Artist: Gorillaz
  • ACL Hint: "Coconut milk, coconut water" 
    Artist: Spoon
  • ACL Hint: "The female chromosomes" 
    Artist: The XX
  • ACL Hint: "GRX" 
    Artist: Martin Garrix
  • ACL Hint: "I got my grub on, but didn't pig out" 
    Artist: Ice Cube
  • ACL Hint: "I am lost in my mind, I get lost in my mind"
    Artist: The Head and the Heart
  • ACL Hint: "Taker me some place where there's music and there's laughter"
    Artist: First Aid Kit

That's it so far, but like I said I will keep this updated as more bands get confirmed for Austin City Limits 2017. Austin City Limits releases the full 2017 lineup early tomorrow morning and tickets will go on sale shortly thereafter. If you have any questions on securing ACL tickets be sure to check out our Austin City Limits tickets guide. You can also check back tomorrow for a full ACL lineup breakdown too! 

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