The Flaming Lips, Michael Franti & Spearhead and Dead Confederate Join R.E.M., The Cure and Modest Mouse at Sasquatch
The annual Sasquatch Music Festival will return to George, WAs The Gorge from May 24-26. As in years past, the festival will feature an eclectic mix of bands, including R.E.M., The Cure, Death Cab For Cutie, Modest Mouse, M.I.A., Flight Of The Conchords, Rodrigo Y Gabriela, Michael Franti & Spearhead, The Breeders, Built To Spill, The Hives, Tegan & Sara, The Presidents, Ghostland Observatory, Ozomatli, The New Pornographers, Blue Scholars, The National, The Kooks, Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks, Cold War Kids, Beirut, Rogue Wave, Okkervil River, Fleet Foxes, Kinski, Mates of State, Sera Cahoone, Crudo (featuring Mike Patton & Dan The Automator), Battles, Destroyer, Dyme Def, The Blakes, Pela, Jamie Lidell, The Cops, Dengue Fever, Siberian, Say Hi, White Rabbits, David Bazan, The Little Ones, ‘Awesome, Dead Confederate, The Heavenly States, 65daysofstatic, Grand Archives, Vince Mira with the Roy Kay Trio, Joshua Morrison, Throw Me The Statue, J. Tillman, The Shaky Hands, Thao Nguyen with the Get Down Stay Down, Matt Costa and The Cave Singers. The Flaming Lips will also bring their U.F.O. Show to the huge outdoor festival. Like many summer gatherings, Sasquatch will be a certified carbon neutral event.