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AUSTIN CITY LIMITS: Esperanza Spalding

Airs Friday, September 13, 2013 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV

Above: AUSTIN CITY LIMITS presents an hour with jazz/soul singer/bassist Esperanza Spalding in support of her LP "Radio Music Society."

AUSTIN CITY LIMITS continues its longstanding tradition of showcasing the best of original American music. Musical styles range from contemporary and traditional pop to rock, country, blues, bluegrass, Latin, folk, roots and more. All find a home on the AUSTIN CITY LIMITS stage. Recipient of a Peabody Award for 37 years of excellence.

Courtesy of Scott Newton for KLRU

AUSTIN CITY LIMITS presents an hour with jazz/soul singer/bassist Esperanza Spalding in support of her LP "Radio Music Society."

"Esperanza Spalding" - ACL presents an hour with jazz/soul singer/bassist Esperanza Spalding in support of her LP "Radio Music Society." Her set list includes "Us," "Crowned and Kissed," "Cinnamon Tree," "Endangered Species," "Radio Song" and "Look No Further."

Esperanza Spalding dedicates this program to the guitarist Jef Lee Johnson who passed away January 28, 2013. This AUSTIN CITY LIMITS episode was their last performance together.

Visit pbs.org/video to watch full AUSTIN CITY LIMITS episodes. New episodes are available the day after their broadcast premiere.

AUSTIN CITY LIMITS is on Facebook, and you can follow @acltv on Twitter. Esperanza Spalding is on Facebook, and you can follow @EspeSpalding on Twitter.

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Preview: Austin City Limits: Esperanza Spalding

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Above: AUSTIN CITY LIMITS presents an hour with jazz/soul singer/bassist Esperanza Spalding in support of her LP "Radio Music Society."

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Esperanza Spalding "Cinnamon Tree"

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Above: Esperanza Spalding performs "Cinnamon Tree" on AUSTIN CITY LIMITS.

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Esperanza Spalding "Sunlight"

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Above: Singer/composer/bass prodigy Esperanza Spalding debuts on AUSTIN CITY LIMITS with a mix of jazz, soul and Brazilian pop.

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Radio Music Society The Official Trailer

Above: Official Online Store: http://bit.ly/xYb6ZG Order Radio Music Society on iTunes & get exclusive bonus track! http://bzz.is/Esperanza_iTunes Amazon: http://amzn.to/xOskVN Official Site: http://www.esperanzaspalding.com