Announce UK & European Shows
Future Islands by Tom Hines
[L-R: Gerrit Whelmers, William Cashion, Samuel T. Herring]
Baltimore heroes Future Islands will make a very welcome return to the UK and mainland Europe for a string of live shows this Spring and Summer.
Samuel T. Herring, William Cashion and Gerrit Whelmers play their first European headline shows since 2015, beginning at Astra in Berlin on March 21st, before travelling to the UK in late April. The trio will also visit Barcelona and Paris the following month, and headline the Iveagh Gardens in Dublin in the summer.
Tickets for all headline shows, excluding Dublin, go on general sale at 10AM, January 25th. A pre-sale via Spotify (UK only) and Songkick (excluding Dublin and Paris shows) will begin two days prior at 10AM on January 23rd. Tickets for the Iveagh Gardens go on sale at 9AM, January 27th.
FUTURE ISLANDS TOUR DATES
March 21 – BERLIN, Astra [TICKETS] April 27 – GLASGOW, Barrowlands [TICKETS] April 28 – LEEDS, Stylus [TICKETS] April 29 – LIVERPOOL, O2 Academy [TICKETS] April 30 – BRIGHTON, Dome [TICKETS] May 2 – NOTTINGHAM, Rock City [TICKETS] May 3 – BRISTOL, O2 Academy [TICKETS]
May 6 – BARCELONA, Razzmatazz [TICKETS] May 9 – PARIS, Elysee Montmartre [TICKETS] June 30 – BELGIUM, Rock Werchter [TICKETS] July 6 – DUBLIN, Iveagh Gardens [TICKETS] August 16-19 – TABUAO, Paredes de Coura Festival [TICKETS]
The North Carolina natives will also play Belgium’s Rock Werchter and Portugal’s Paredes de Coura festivals, in addition to confirmed appearances at this year’s Coachella, Bonnaroo and Panorama festivals in north America .
‘Seasons (Waiting On You)’
Directed by Jay Buim
‘A Dream Of You And Me’
Directed by Elena Johnston & William Cashion
“The most important band in the universe.” The Quietus
“Only the most hardened of hearts could resist Future Islands.” NME 8/10
“At their most joyously pop… Future Islands’ ecstatic melancholy has never sounded so free.” MOJO ****
“A brilliant, bewitching album.” Q ****
“Stirring synth-pop writ in bold emotional colours.” Uncut 8/10
The Guardian **** | The Daily Telegraph **** | The Times ****
‘SEASONS (WAITING ON YOU)’ – #1 SONG OF 2014
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