AUSTIN CITY LIMITS: Esperanza Spalding
Airs Friday, September 13, 2013 at 11 p.m. on KPBS TV
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
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.
"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.