ACL (Austin City Limit) starts this weekend. Unfortunately for us long-time Austin residents, the weather is projected to be absolutely great - cool evenings and only moderately hot days, with no rain. Unlike the day shown above, where we were sure a spaceship would come out of that rain cloud. Nope, within 5 minutes of that cloud forming we had the rain pouring in:
These views are from our balcony. That shiny stuff in the bottom right corner? Well, Susan thought there was an ugly scratch on the railing so .... aluminum sticky tape like the air conditioner repair people use. She thought about spelling out in morse code something really tacky but just randomly wrapped strips around instead. Sometimes we have incredible sunrises:
But if you decide to come, here are some bands you'll be able to hear:
Band of Horses (do they know Foals?)
Jazzy Ash & The Leaping Lizards
St Paul and the Broken Bones
Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds
I have no idea what any of those sound like because I listen to Oldies from the 50's and 60's on Pandora. But cool names! I need to get more creative when naming my ceramic pieces, instead of calling these pieces "Bird 1" and "Bird 2".