‘A Song For Our Grandfathers’
Ahead of Father’s Day this Sunday, Future Islands have shared the video for ‘A Song For Our Grandfathers’, directed by friend and regular collaborator Jay Buim, filmed at a family reunion in North Carolina
Future Islands – ‘A Song For Our Grandfathers’
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Last week the band revealed plans for their 1,000th live show, with an all-day celebration s
Scheduled for 26th July at Carrboro Commons, North Carolina. The band will be joined by friends Danny Brown, Dan Deacon, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, Valient Thorr and Lonnie Walker. For further details head to www.fi1000.com.
Catch Future Islands in the UK this year:
June 28th – Glastonbury Festival
September 6th – End Of The Road Festival
September 8th – Manchester Academy
September 9th – Glasgow Barrowlands
September 10th – Newcastle O2 Academy
September 12th – Bestival
Watch below, or via the band’s YouTube channel.
‘A Song For Our Grandfathers’ is taken from Future Islands’ breakthrough album Singles.
“The most important band in the universe.” – The Quietus
Latest single ‘The Chase’ & ‘Haunted By You’ is available now digitally. Pre-order the 7″ here (copies are limited to 2,400).