Happy Austin City Limits Day!

The Stage at the Austin City Limits by danhon.

In case you didn't know, today is the 35th Anniversary of the 1st taping of Austin City Limits. To commemorate Mayor Lee Leffingwell has declared today "Austin City Limits" Day and to mark the honor ACL and KLRU have made the first episode available to stream online. So take some time and check out the iconic Willie Nelson take stage for the very first episode from 10/17/74. You can also check out videos from contemporaries like St.Vincent and Andrew Bird.