Austin City Limits

S43 E4309 | FULL EPISODE

Herbie Hancock

Thrill to an hour with legendary keyboardist and composer Herbie Hancock. The jazz innovator surveys his decades-long career in his ACL debut.

AIRED: January 20, 2018 | 0:54:11
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-"Austin City Limits" proudly presents

one of the greatest jazz legends of all time,

Herbie Hancock.

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-Welcome, everybody, to "Austin City Limits"!

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-Now a full hour with the legendary Herbie Hancock.

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-Hello, Austin.

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It looks like you guys are ready to have a good time.

You know, we like to go a little crazy up here sometimes,

so you have to bear with us.

We're primarily insane.

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[ Vocalizes ]

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-Thank you, Austin.

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Thank you, "ACL."

From James Genus on bass,

Terrace Martin --

alto sax, keyboards, vocorder, everything --

Vinnie Colaiuta.

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I'm Herbie Hancock. Thank you very much.

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