With a rich story that began 18 years ago in Toronto, Metric have developed a unique indie-rock/synth-pop sound, garnering fans and building a career that has lasted for more than a decade. To date, Metric have released six studio albums, earned five JUNO Awards and charted on the Billboard 200.

In this all-new episode of Guitar Center Sessions on DIRECTV, Nic Harcourt sits down with Metric to talk about the band’s beginnings, creative process, and what excites them about the world of music today. Plus, watch exclusive performances from their set at the world-famous Guitar Center Hollywood, featuring “Too Bad So Sad,” “The Shade” and “Lie Lie Lie” from their latest album, Pagans in Vegas.