The Red Hot Chili Peppers (left to right), bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith and lead singer Anthony Kiedis, perform at the Am
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So you may have seen the lineup for the upcoming Austin City Limits Music Festival 2012, featuring headlining sets by Red Hot Chili PeppersJack WhiteFlorence + the MachineIggy & the Stooges and one of Neil Young's select tour dates with Crazy Horse this year. Hell. Yeah.

ACL is one of our favorite festivals, and while it doesn't officially start until October 12, you can get a head start on every act with our Austin City Limits Spotify Playlist, featuring more than 100 acts appearing in Austin. This is really the only ACL playlist you need, so stop reading and get listening!

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