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Five Can’t-Miss Emerging Artists at Sasquatch 2016

We didn't set out to highlight the most gorgeous-sounding music from the up-and-comers on this year's Sasquatch! bill, but it's a welcome coincidence. You'd be…
Chris Martins / May 19, 2016

Sasquatch! 2015 Lineup: Modest Mouse, Kendrick Lamar, Lana Del Rey, and More

Sasquatch! Music Festival has revealed its impressive 2015 lineup. Taking place over Memorial Day Weekend (May 22-25) at the Gorge Ampitheater in Quincy, Washington, the fest…
Rachel Brodsky / February 4, 2015

Sasquatch! 2014 Lineup: OutKast, Queens of the Stone Age, Frank Ocean, and More

OutKast have added another date to their busy year of reunion gigs, and they'll hardly be alone among formidable talents assembling at the 2014 Sasquatch!
Marc Hogan / February 4, 2014

Sasquatch! 2012’s 15 Best Moments and Unfortunate Mishaps

Last year SPIN hiked up to eastern Washington, where, on the crest of the state's Gorge Amphitheatre, the Sasquatch! Festival celebrated its tenth anniversary. The…
Devon Maloney / May 29, 2012

Sasquatch! Festival 2012: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

America's most majestic fest at Washington's beautiful Gorge Amphitheatre was supersized with artists known for awe-inspiring stage shows over Memorial Day weekend. Jack White, Santigold,…
Ken Bachor / May 29, 2012

10 Best Moments of Sasquatch Festival 2011

Washington State's Sasquatch Music Festival celebrated its 10th anniversary over Memorial Day weekend with a powerful lineup that included some sets you won't see at…
William Goodman / May 31, 2011

FREE ALBUM! SPIN’s Soundtrack for Sasquatch!

The annual Sasquatch! Festival will be happening in Washington State from May 27-30, but even if you're not attending you can discover the event's 20…
Peter Gaston / May 20, 2011

Festival Guide: Vampire Weekend

What follows is Ezra Koenig's personal take on summer festivals, as told to SPIN contributor Melissa Maerz.
SPIN Staff / June 4, 2010

Vampire Weekend, MGMT, Pavement Set for Sasquatch

Vampire Weekend, MGMT, a recently reunited Pavement, and My Morning Jacket top the lineup at the ninth annual Sasquatch! Music Festival, which takes place this…
Kelsey Paine / February 16, 2010

9 Great Moments from the Sasquatch Festival

A three-hour drive from Seattle, Washington, up over the Cascade Mountains and through at least three ecosystems (oceanic to tundra to desert), is the Columbia…
William Goodman / May 26, 2009

Backstage Video from Sasquatch! Music Festival ’08

After a much-bothersome one-year absence from Washington's not-so-hidden gem, Sasquatch! Music Festival, I arrived at the scenic Gorge Amphitheatre Saturday morning (May 24) to embark…
William Goodman / May 29, 2008

Sasquatch! Festival Photo Gallery ’08

ARTIST GALLERIES Built to Spill Flaming Lips Flight of the Conchords The Hives The Mars Volta Mates of State The Presidents of the United…
Scott Ricketts / May 28, 2008