Austin City Limits tapes final show at UT studio

November 9, 2010 6:38:15 AM PST
Lyle Lovett helped bid a musical farewell to the "Austin City Limits" venue on the University of Texas campus. The singer and songwriter was the final act Monday night as the public broadcasting show, in its 36th season, prepares to move to new digs in downtown Austin.

Lovett, during he taping, led a singalong of his song "Closing Time."

The Moody Theater complex, located across the street from Austin City Hall, opens next month. The venue will seat about 2,750 people, up from the current studio's capacity of 320.