FUTURE ISLANDS PREMIERE 4AD SESSION.
SECOND LONDON ROUNDHOUSE SHOW NOW ON SALE.
Recent weeks have seen Future Islands win more hearts after an outstanding performance on Later… With Jools Holland and their largest UK headline show to date next March at London’s Roundhouse sell out almost immediately so a second date has been added.
Today, the band have premiered their 4AD Session featuring 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. Directed by Iain Forsyth & Jane Pollard, the duo behind many a past 4AD session and most recently, Nick Cave’s acclaimed documentary,20,000 Days On Earth.
You can watch the full session in the player below or by clicking here
Future Islands are next here in just over a week for a run of sold-out dates. They return in March for two shows in London…
1st – MANCHESTER, Columns Festival SOLD OUT
2nd – DUBLIN, Vicar Street SOLD OUT
3rd – DUBLIN, Vicar Street SOLD OUT
4th – GLASGOW, ABC1 SOLD OUT
6th – LONDON, Shepherds Bush Empire SOLD OUT
30th – LONDON, Roundhouse
31st – LONDON, Roundhouse SOLD OUT
FUTURE ISLANDS SINGLES
“A brilliant, bewitching album.” Q ****
“Stirring synth-pop.” Uncut 8/10
“Only the most hardened of hearts could resist Future Islands.” NME 8/10
“The most important band in the universe.” The Quietus
The Guardian **** | The Times ****
The Daily Telegraph **** CD of the Week
The Line Of Best Fit – Album of the Week
Loud And Quiet – Album of the Week