I’m not ashamed to say that I enjoy the music of Future Islands. What’s more, I can’t get enough of frontman Samuel T. Herring’s act.
I caught these dudes back in 2014 at Coachella, if not, they would definitely be in my Top 19.
The Baltimore-based synthpop band has already released four studio albums. Their fifth release, The Far Field, is scheduled to drop on April 7, just in time for Coachella 2017. Maybe we’ll listen to it in the parking lot while we’re throwing the football. The band has already shared the first single “Ran.” this could be their best work to this point, IMO.
As long as I don’t have a scheduling conflict, I’ll be at the show, while you’re in the Beer Garden.
Here’s the new song:
Reflect here, or not:
Here’s one of my faves: