ACL Fest is dropping lineup hints through the festival’s app

The lineup for Austin City Limits Festival is scheduled to drop at 6 a.m. tomorrow when we will find out how close we got with our grandiose speculation about a 2017 fest headlined by Paul McCartney, Lorde and Gorillaz and exactly how fake the fake lineup featuring Frank Ocean, Elton John and Gorillaz that is currently circulating really is.

Josiah Johnson of the Seattle band The Head and The Heart sings to Haley Velez of Corvalis, Oregon, at the Austin City Limits Music Festival in Zilker Park on Saturday Oct. 4, 2014. JAY JANNER / AUSTIN AMERICAN-STATESMAN

But today, the festival started dropping hints with song lyrics popping up as hourly notifications through the festival’s app. A helpful Reddit user, George42VLV, has been capturing and deciphering the messages. The fest has release three clues so far the track to the following artists:

1.  – “Take me some place where there’s music and there’s laughter” – First Aid Kit

2. “I am lost in my mind, I get lost in my mind.” – The Head and The Heart

3. “I got my grub on, but didn’t pig out” – Ice Cube

4. GRX – Martin Garrix

5. The female chromosomes – The XX

6. Coconut Milk, Coconut Water – Spoon


7. Mama Mavis, oh Mama they tried my patience- Gorillaz

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