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February 16, 2013

Alabama Shakes pull double-duty on TV tonight

— Fans of Limestone County’s own Grammy-nominated Alabama Shakes can get a double dose of the band on television tonight.

The group will perform on "Austin City Limits" tonight at 10 p.m. on Alabama Public Television. The group taped the performance earlier this year.

Alabama Shakes will also be the musical guest tonight on "Saturday Night Live." The show will air at 10:30 p.m. and be shown locally on NBC affiliate WAFF-48.

Watch a performance of "Hold On" from the band's Austin City Limits set below.


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