LISTEN TO VINCE CLARKE’S REMIX OF FUTURE ISLANDS ‘DOVES’
Vince Clarke, better known for his groundbreaking work in Depeche Mode and Erasure, has turned his hand to reworking a Future Islands song, and the result can be heard today.
Premiered by Sirius XMU, Clarke’s remix of ‘Doves’, is a recent single from the Baltimore-based trio’s breakthrough album Singles, released earlier this year to great acclaim.
Gerrit Welmers, Samuel T. Herring and William Cashion return to the UK and Ireland in November to play their final shows of 2014. They finish with a long sold-out show at London’s Shepherds Bush Empire on November 6th.
1st – MANCHESTER, Columns Festival
2nd – DUBLIN, Vicar Street SOLD OUT
3rd – DUBLIN, Vicar Street SOLD OUT
4th – GLASGOW, ABC1 [TICKETS] 6th – LONDON, Shepherd’s Bush Empire SOLD OUT
Singles, Future Islands’ fourth studio album (their first since joining 4AD), is out now.
Listen to Vince Clarke’s ‘Doves Remix’ below:
“At their most joyously pop… Future Islands’ ecstatic melancholy has never sounded so free.” MOJO ****
“Only the most hardened of hearts could resist Future Islands.” NME 8/10
“Stirring synth-pop writ in bold emotional colours.” Uncut 8/10
“A brilliant, bewitching album.” Q ****
The Guardian **** | The Daily Telegraph **** | The Times ****
Watch Future Islands performing ‘Seasons (Waiting On You)’ on the Late Show with David Letterman: http://youtu.be/1Ee4bfu_t3c
‘Seasons (Waiting On You)’ official video: http://youtu.be/-5Ae-LhMIG0
‘A Dream Of You And Me’ official video: http://youtu.be/d5gUsnJX2oA
For more tour information go to www.future-islands.com