This week METRIC announced they are heading to London for a very special May 24 show. Set to take place in the music venue Shepherd’s Bush Empire, METRIC will amaze its audience with a dazzling set filled with all their infamous songs. Fans have been craving to hear this set live ever since the Fantasies album was released. With its evocation of a dream state, the Fantasies album is filled with a rich mixture of electronic, indie and rock.
METRIC is a Canadian Indie Rock band. Although the band has been based in various North American cities, they were originally formed in Toronto, Ontario. The band is comprised of its lead vocalist, Emily Haines, guitarist James Shaw, bassist Josh Winstead and drummer Joules Scott-Key. The bands first full-length album, Old World Underground was launched in 2003, followed by Live it Out in 2005, and Grow Up and Blow Away in 2007. Among many other notable awards, METRIC received recognition as Canadian album of the year from the Polaris Music Prize in 2009 for the current album they are touring with, Fantasies.
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