The ATX isn’t called the Music Capital of The World for nothing… Over 125 amazing artists are heading to ACL Fest at Zilker Park over the span of Oct. 5 – 7 and Oct. 12 – 14!
Building out that “must-see” list can be a bit overwhelming (trust us, we know) but we’ve gone ahead and jotted down 8 of our top picks to catch at #ACLFest 2018!
Devonté Hynes, better known as Blood Orange, has been topping the Indie and Bedroom Pop charts with his chill yet melodic beats. Catch Blood Orange BOTH weekends of ACL Fest!
Similar to: Solange, Sampha, FKA Twigs
Dutch DJ, San Holo, will be gracing the ACL Fest stage both weekends and bringing all the bass. Make sure to come hydrated and get ready for this dance party of a lifetime.
Similar to: Yellow Claw, Illenium, Marshmello
Fall in love with Austin-based singer and songwriter, Molly Burch, as she brings her stories of heart-ache and love. You will be feelin’ the 1970’s vibes with the long guitar reverb and beautifully strung vocal melodies.
Similar to: Sallie Ford, Hand Habits, Monobody
These grooves are no joke – Topaz Jones knows how to bring it. Look out for his 90’s beats during Weekend 1 of ACL Fest & make sure to wear those dancing sneaks.
Similar to: Jay Prince, Thelonious Martin, Kweku Collins
Japanese Breakfast knows how to set the chill mood with her psych, bedroom pop melodies – watch her rock out at ACL Fest both weekends.
Similar to: Little Big League, Jay Som, Angel Olsen
Greta Van Fleet:
Following the rock-n-roll greats before them, Greta Van Fleet doesn’t fall short with their roaring guitar riffs and bass rhythms. Get ready for quite the ride as they rip up the ACL Fest stage.
Similar to: Goodbye June, The Glorious Suns, Led Zeppelin
Good vibes only with Janelle Monáe. Unique combinations of beats and melodic chords will have you on your feet the entire set.
Similar to: Solange, Emily King, Erykah Badu
Asleep At The Wheel:
Get your boogie boots on for this one – straight out of Virginia, mega small town grooves from Asleep At The Wheel. You’ll be sure to have a good ole’ time with these guys.
Similar to: Willie Nelson, George Strait, Dale Watson