A scheduling change for LIVE at Squamish created extra value for Metric fans as Emily and James will hit the stage a second time for a special Acoustic performance!
The band was originally scheduled to headline the main stage on Saturday, but now are headling the Sunday set with Weezer closing the night. Emily and James will perform a rare and intimate acoustic set at the Garibaldi Stage on Saturday, August 20th.
“I’m really looking forward to playing two sets at LIVE at Squamish with two very different sounds – a stripped-down, acoustic session on Saturday followed by a raw, rock-out on Sunday. Being part of such a great line-up and in one of Canada’s most beautiful settings is a perfect combination for an awesome summer music festival”,- Emily Haines .
This schedule change created allowed superstar mash-up DJ Girl Talk to move to the main stage on Saturday night, on which he commented “I am very excited to be alive in 2011 and heading to the LIVE at Squamish festival for my first time”. His last local appearance at Yaletown