For the first time ever, Sasquatch Festival, our favorite music festival to the south, in Quincy, WA, will take place over two weekends this year with two completely different and amazing line-ups. In addition to the regular Memorial Day long weekend in May, Sasquatch will be held again in July on the other great American long weekend, July Fourth long weekend. Setting itself apart from other festivals like Coachella, that offer two weekends but the same line-up, Sasquatch organizers, Adam Zacks and Live Nation are taking a leap of faith that will undoubtedly result in great success.
The Memorial Day weekend Sasquatch Festival will be headlined by Outkast, The National, and Queens of the Stone Age. The line-up also includes M.I.A. Foster the People, HAIM, Neko Case, Cut Copy, Tyler the Creator, Chance the Rapper, Major Lazer, Cage the Elephant, Phosphorescent, Phantogram, Portugal. the Man, Parquet Courts, First Aid Kit, Rudimental and many more.
The Fourth of July weekend will be headlined by Kraftwerk, Frank Ocean, and Neutral Milk Hotel. This line-up is rounded out with many more amazing acts including but not limited to the following: Soundgarden, New Order, Röyksopp and Robyn, Spoon, Local Natives, Broken Bells, Tegan and Sara, Sharon Van Etten, The Horrors, Kurt Vile, Dr. Dog, Action Bronson, Cloud Nothings, Foxygen, Deltron 3030, Mac DeMarco, Palma Violets, Rhye, Majical Cloudz, Atmosphere, of Montreal, and many more.
Sasquatch! takes place from May 23 – 25 and from July 4 – 6) at The Gorge in Washington. Tickets go on sale at 10am on Saturday 8 February, 2014. For more information visit www.sasquatchfestival.com