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Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

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‘Sasquatch’ director Joshua Rofé talks Sasquatch culture, inspiration behind the series

Thomas Casler March 15, 2021

“Sasquatch” is a new docuseries about an investigative journalist who visits a cannabis farm that’s supposedly been attacked by Sasquatch. The docuseries from Duplass Brothers Productions...

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ACL Weekend Two was really all about Childish Gambino, Lizzo

Brooke Sjoberg October 15, 2019

The second weekend of the Austin City Limits Music Festival had a frosty start, with temperatures dropping as low as 47 degrees Friday, Oct. 11. Festivalgoers braving the cold arrived in all forms of cold...

Q&A: Austin band Ley Line talks touring via public transportation

Brooke Sjoberg October 12, 2019

While touring in Brazil, Austin band Ley Line had their van break down not once, but twice.  They ended up using public transportation to get from one show to another as they traveled between Latin...

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Savannah Conley Q&A: ‘There has to be a time where we can do what we want.’

Brooke Sjoberg October 11, 2019

Raised by a guitar player and a background singer, Savannah Conley has hopped from genre to genre throughout her journey as a musician.  With two EPs under her belt, the country-pop-folk singer...

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Mahalia talks inspirations for ‘Love and Compromise,’ honesty, authenticity at ACL

Brooke Sjoberg October 11, 2019

Since writing her first song at age eight and signing with a record label at 13, English artist Mahalia has been making music by and for the heart.  Largely focusing on relationships, Mahalia’s...

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How to document ACL without depleting your phone battery

Meghan Holland October 11, 2019

The music blares, the crowd screams and a student raises their phone to record the scene and post it on their Instagram story. And then their phone dies.   To avoid this Austin City Limits...

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ACL puts emphasis on sustainable practices

Ariana Arredondo October 11, 2019

A crowd of vibrantly dressed festival attendees stand in line at a hydration station at Austin City Limits Music Festival. They clutch their hydroflasks as they anxiously wait to fill their...

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Best ACL photo op spots in Zilker

Garrett Smith October 11, 2019

 Throughout the whole month of October, social media feeds are bombarded with posts about ACL. Whether it’s a photo of the concert stage or friends in front of the infamous flags, here is a...

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Zilker welcomes ACL Fest Weekend One

Jordyn Zitman October 8, 2019

From the time the gates opened Friday morning until they closed Sunday night, the unforgiving Texas sun beat down on over 75,000 festival-goers as they took pictures, bopped along to live music and flocked...

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Beat the heat, check out indoor concerts throughout ACL

Sabrina LeBoeuf October 4, 2019

The calendar may say fall, but the thermometer definitely does not. With Austin City Limits Music Festival taking  place over the next two weekends at Zilker Park, The Daily Texan has compiled a list...

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Vegan, gluten-free friendly vendors server options at ACL this year

Katya Bandouil October 4, 2019

This year, being conscious of dietary restrictions is trendy, so food vendors at Austin City Limits Music Festival are bringing it to the table.  As more awareness has been brought to dietary restrictions,...

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ACL Fest 2019, new and improved

October 4, 2019

This article was retracted by The Daily Texan on April 29, 2020. Read our managing editor's statement on the situation here.