Depeche Mode, The Cure, Kings of Leon, Phoenix, Lionel Richie Head 2013 ACL Fest Lineup
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|Phoenix, shown here at then-Verizon Wireless Theater in April 2010, was announced as a 2013 ACL Fest artist before the French rockers taped an episode of the festival's namesake TV show Monday night.|
For the past week or so, ACL has also been letting artists trickle out a few at a time on its own Web site, including Portugal. The Man, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, The Joy Formidable, and Local Natives. Monday evening, the same night they taped an episode of the festival's namesake TV series, Phoenix were revealed.
Once again, prominent Houston artists drew a big fat goose egg. Better luck next year, y'all.
Now starting at $225, three-day passes for for either weekend go on sale 10 a.m. Tuesday at aclfestival.com. Despite the additional second weekend, they should go... quickly.