Austin City Limits has had a reputation for great live music performances. The study allows concert performances and intimate atmosphere of independent, mainstream, popular and critically acclaimed artists. This event was originally created to showcase the talents of alternative country music scene that emerged in Austin, TX in 1970. Soon, however, the event branched out to include all kinds ofmusic: alt country, rock, bluegrass danZydeco just a few examples. Many historians televisiónatributoMTV, CMT and contribute to the success of innovators VH1’a music series.
Wednesday, November 12, 2003; President Bush presented the National Medal of Arts ACL. ACL is the first television program (never) to win the award.