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21st October
4AD Session Launches, Additional US Dates

4AD Session Launches, Additional US Dates

Future Islands

Continuing a hugely successful year for Future Islands, today the band are both premiering their five-track 4AD Session and announcing extra shows in Boston, New York and Philadelphia due to demand.

Filmed in London and directed by Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard - the duo behind many a past 4AD Session and more recently, the acclaimed Nick Cave documentary 20,000 Days On Earth - Future Islands have enlisted a string quartet and brass section for their Session.

Having recently announced their biggest US headlining shows to date next January in New York (Terminal 5), Boston (Royale) and Philadelphia (Union Transfer), they are today adding extra shows at each venue after all three sold out in record time. They have also just added an extra date at London's Roundhouse next March...

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14th October
Headline Shows Announced For 2015

Headline Shows Announced For 2015

Future Islands

Future Islands have announced their largest headline shows to date, including London's Roundhouse and Terminal 5 in New York, scheduled for 2015.

Future Islands have just confirmed a string of 2015 dates including their biggest headlining performances yet at New York's Terminal 5 on 9th January, and London's Roundhouse in March.  The band is currently in the midst of a sold out UK and European tour, which kicked off with their debut UK television...

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4th August
Vince Clarke Remixes 'Doves', North American Touring Starts This Week

Vince Clarke Remixes 'Doves', North American Touring Starts This Week

Future Islands

Premiered this weekend on Sirius XMU, Vince Clarke’s (Depeche Mode, Erasure) remix of Future Islands’ 'Doves' - taken from this year's breakthrough album, Singles - is now online. 

On August 7th, Future Islands will kick off the second leg of their North American tour at Brooklyn’s House of Vans. Their two shows at LA’s Fonda Theatre on August 20th and 21st both sold out in record-breaking time. The band is also confirmed for a performance and Q&A at The GRAMMY Museum on August 20th and will perform at FYF Fest on August 23rd. On September 8th, the band will make a stop at Boston Calling Festival and on September 25th, they will tape an episode of PBS's Austin City Limits...

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4th June
Future Islands Autumn Tour

Future Islands Autumn Tour

Future Islands

As Future Islands continue on their latest European tour, today they have announced a further run of shows scheduled for the Autumn.  

Including festival appearances at Roskilde, MELT, Dour and more, the band will now travel extensively across Europe in October, before making their maiden performance at Iceland Airwaves in Reykjavik on 8th November..

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6th May
Perform 'Doves' and 'Spirit' on Kimmel, August Tour Dates

Perform 'Doves' and 'Spirit' on Kimmel, August Tour Dates

Future Islands

Last night Future Islands returned to network television for the first time since the release of Singles, and their breakthrough debut on Letterman.

In front of a live studio audience they delivered rousing versions of 'Doves' and 'Spirit', which you can now watch back here or in the player below.  Having closed out their expansive tour of North America...

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Future Islands' 4AD Session feature live performances of album cuts 'Sun In The Morning', 'Doves', 'Seasons (Waiting On You)', 'Light House' and 'A Song For Our Grandfathers' accompanied by a string quartet and brass section. The session was directed by Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard,