The Austin City Limits Festival announced the 2012 lineup today, with Jack White, The Black Keys, Neil Young and Crazy Horse, Bassnectar, Thievery Corporation, Red Hot Chili Peppers and more. Check out the festival guide for a complete Austin City Limits Lineup in the Spacelab Festival Guide. Austin City Limits Tickets are expected to go on sale today.
The 3-day passes are available for $200, and there are still plenty of 1 day passes for Austin City Limits tickets left for $90 each. VIP tickets are available as 3-day passes and include catered food, gourmet happy hour (beer / wine / drinks), spa treatments, air conditioned chill areas and special parking. VIP tickets prices have not been announced yet. Platinum tickets are a level above that and go for prices yet to be determined, and also include catered food, golf cart rides to stages, concierge host, etc. If you can afford Platinum tickets then you already know the drill. VIP and Platinum Austin City Limits tickets are expected to go on sale May 22 (today) but are not on sale at the time of publishing. This will be the eleventh Austin City Limits Music Festival, and the dates for ACL are Sept. 12-14, 2012 in Zilker Park in Austin, TX.
The ACL Scratch-off Lottery began revealing ACL lineup choices iin the past few days before the ACL 2012 lineup announcement. Officially known as the "ACL Lineup Lottery," Austin City Limits organizers decided to do the scratch-off lottery as a fun way to reveal the ACL lineup and create a buzz around the lineup announcement. The Austin City Limits Twitter page will also be announcing locations in Austin to buy the scratch-off tickets, and The Black Keys and Jack White were among those confirmed before main Austin City Limits lineup announcement. The schedule should arrive later this Summer.
Check out the Spacelab Festival Guide for more information on the Austin City Limits Music Festival. Check out the Austin City Limits video page for videos from past ACL performances, as well as videos from this year’s festival as it happens.