doublet — 2005-10-04

Austin City Limits Music Festival 2005 #11

Rilo Kiley is in the house, er, park. Had to pick up their More Adventurous CD after hearing them at the fesitval. Sounds extremely good on my new PolkAudio surround system. There will be little sleep around here for a while.

rilo kiley pic

update: The Rilo Kiley site refusing to load in Firefox is due to an issue with adblock. The site will load if you go into adblock preferences and uncheck Obj-Tabs.

Download MP3, 5:25min, 2.5 MB

Rilo Kiley
Official web site for Rilo Kiley. Evidently all flash based. Refuses to load for me in Firefox.
Rilo Kiley 2
Fan based Rilo Kiley web site
doublet — 2005-10-01

Austin City Limits Music Festival 2005 #10

Buddy Guy, being the wise man that he is, stayed away from the front of the stage and out of the sun for much of his set. He did venture out occasionally, but his music came thru no matter where he was.

buddy guy pic

Download MP3, 3:32min, 1.6 MB

Buddy Guy
Vangard Records Buddy Guy page.
doublet — 2005-10-01

Austin City Limits Music Festival 2005 #9

Robert Earl Keen. One of the poorer of the recordings that I’ll be posting, but not all that dreadful considering the recording conditions and equipment. Besides, he played early in the day so there was room to get close to the stage and snag a couple decent pics.

robert earl keen pic

Download MP3, 3:48min, 1.7 MB

Robert Earl Keen
Official web site of Robert Earl Keen.
doublet — 2005-10-01

Austin City Limits Music Festival 2005 #8

Lucinda Williams drops by Righteously this time. Recorded from a distance as I headed to the stage after catching part of Robert Earl Keen.

lucinda williams pic

Download MP3, 4:59min, 2.3 MB

Lucinda Williams
Official web site of Lucinda Williams
doublet — 2005-10-01

Austin City Limits Music Festival 2005 #7

This one is Lyle Lovett and his Large Band. The whole festival wasn’t as mellow as the songs I’m posting. It’s just that the only ones that recorded even halfway decently were the quietest ones. The volume was just too much for my iRiver to handle. That was even with it in its case upside down covering the mic and then stuffed inside my camera bag to help deaden the sound. Do they make earplugs for iRivers?

lyle lovett pic

So far I’ve been unable to salvage anything from Jet, Steve Earle, Oasis and Death Cab for Cutie. But there’s more Lyle, Lucinda Williams, Rilo Kiley, Franz Fernando, Robert Earl Keen, Buddy Guy, and possibly Coldplay to come.

Download MP3, 3:12min, 1.5 MB

Lyle Lovett
MCA Records site for Lyle Lovett

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