Foo Fighters will
headline. ‘Nuf said.
By Blurt Staff
Apparently striving not to be outdone by yesterday’s
announcement for the 2011 edition of Bonnaroo, another summer-ish festival has
announced its own plans for the coming year: the annual Sasquatch! Music
Festival, which always happens Memorial Day weekend at the Gorge in Quincy, WA,
will celebrate its 10th anniversary at, you guessed it, Memorial Day
weekend (May 27-30) at the Gorge in Quincy, WA.
This year they have added a fourth day, and they’ve also
decided to go ahead and disclose the headliners for Friday night: it’s the Foo
The complete lineup will be announced on February 11, but in
the meantime, tickets go on sale this coming Saturday, November 20, at the
official website (www.sasquatchfestival.com).
Festival creator Adam Zacks founded Sasquatch! nearly
10 years ago and he personally curates the lineups for each Sasquatch!
Festival, hand-picking the diverse array of artists. In a statement he
observed, “We are excited to grow the festival to 4 days and thrilled that Foo
Fighters, a great American rock band with roots in the Pacific
Northwest, will be headlining the Friday show.”