Chris Isaak to Host Austin City Limits Hall of...

Thu, Mar 16, 2017 at 6:54 PM by User

The Austin City Limits Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the date and host of the 2017 Inductions & Celebration. The announcement was made by Terry Lickona at the Moody Theater at tonight’s Pretenders taping.

A new class of inductees will be announced at a later date, and will be saluted at a ceremony with all-star music performances to be held October 25, 2017 at ACL’s studio home, Austin’s ACL Live at The Moody Theater. Chris Isaak will host the celebratory evening. The event will be open to the public and ticket onsale information will be announced at a later date. More information about performances, presenters and additional guest stars will be announced prior to the event.

The Austin City Limits Hall of Fame was established in 2014 to celebrate the legacy of legendary artists and key individuals who have played a vital part in the pioneering music series remarkable 40+ years as a music institution. The inaugural induction ceremony in 2014 honored Willie Nelson, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, Lloyd Maines, program creator Bill Arhos and Darrell Royal. 2015’s second annual ACL Hall of Fame ceremony honored Asleep at the Wheel, Loretta Lynn, Guy Clark, Flaco Jiménez and Townes Van Zandt, along with the original crew of the show’s first season in 1974-75. The 2016 Hall of Fame honored Kris Kristofferson, Bonnie Raitt and B.B. King, alongside former ACL executive producer Dick Peterson.


  1. Dark Moon avatar

    On Mon, Sep 25, 2017 at 6:45 AM, Dark Moon said:

    Good luck for tonight, Chris! May you do well!

  2. jewels avatar

    On Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 5:28 AM, jewels said:

    I am so excited to travel from Melb Australia to be there just for this event. Never dreamt in a million years that I will be traveling to Austin Texas. If 'Chris Isaak' is there I will travel The impossible become possible. Thank you this gir

  3. Eyelaine avatar

    On Mon, Apr 24, 2017 at 9:28 AM, Eyelaine said:

    We are looking forward to seeing you in Kentucky...will it be soon? We had 1st row seats to the recently cancelled show in Louisville. I just awakened from a dream where my husband and I were hanging with you in an empty bar late one night drinking red wine. Was fun, come back soon! We're ready for ya! Eyelaine

  4. MusicLou avatar

    On Fri, Mar 17, 2017 at 2:13 PM, MusicLou said:

    Will this be televised for all to see????? Hope so..

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