Norah Jones, Boz Scaggs, Gary Clark Jr., more added to Austin City Limits Hall of Fame show

Norah Jones is among the performers taking part in October’s Austin City Limits Hall of Fame show at ACL Live. Scott Newton for KLRU-TV/Austin City Limits

Norah Jones, Boz Scaggs and Gary Clark Jr. are among those who will take part in the fifth annual Austin City Limits Hall of Fame Inductions and Celebration at ACL Live on Oct. 25, the long-running TV show announced Wednesday. The performers’ names follow a previous announcement that this year’s honorees will be Ray Charles, Los Lobos and Marcia Ball.

READ MORE: Meet your ACL Hall of Fame inductees for 2018

Other performers announced Wednesday include Ruthie Foster, Robert Randolph, Lou Ann Barton, Shelley King and Carolyn Wonderland, adding to previously revealed guests Irma Thomas and Tracy Nelson. One other guest previously announced, Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys, had to cancel because of a scheduling conflict, according to the show’s publicist.

Also taking part will be filmmaker Robert Rodriguez. Musician Chris Isaak returns as the event’s emcee for the second year, with Austin instrumentalist and producer Lloyd Maines serving as musical director of the house band.

Tickets, $50-$300, are available via the venue’s website.

RELATED: Review of the 2017 Austin City Limits Hall of Fame show


Author: Peter Blackstock

Music writer for the Austin American-Statesman and Twitter: @Blackstock360

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