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Future Islands – “Seasons (DJ Dodger Stadium Remix)”

Baltimore synthpop iconoclasts Future Islands are one of 2014's great indie success stories. They've been great forever, but they're now headlining bigger and bigger rooms…
Tom Breihan | October 14, 2014 - 12:49 pm

Watch Future Islands Take “Seasons” To Jools Holland

Future Islands frontman Samuel T. Herring brought his signature moves to BBC's Later... With Jools Holland last night. They performed "Seasons (Waiting On You)" which…
James Rettig | October 1, 2014 - 11:38 am

Red Bull Sound Select Lines Up Run The Jewels, Kurt Vile, DFA1979 For 30 Days In LA

While music fans in New York are used to Red Bull Music Academy taking over the city during the month of May, it looks like…
Miles Bowe | September 10, 2014 - 6:09 pm

The National, The Flaming Lips, Future Islands To Appear On Comedy Bang! Bang! TV Show

Comedy Bang! Bang!, the comedy podcast that became an IFC TV show, has always been a hub of the indie comedy universe, and that's always…
Tom Breihan | September 10, 2014 - 10:25 am

Watch Future Islands Play “Seasons (Waiting On You)” With Arcade Fire’s Win Butler In Montreal

Stereogum readers recently voted Future Islands' arty synthpop burner "Seasons (Waiting On You)" the Song Of The Summer, and it would seem that Arcade Fire…
Tom Breihan | September 3, 2014 - 9:35 am

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Stereogum’s 9 Favorite Sets From FYF Fest 2014

Los Angeles' FYF Fest was one of the more stylistically diverse festivals of the year. Its lineup blended major headliners (Phoenix, the Strokes, HAIM) with…
Miles Bowe | August 25, 2014 - 2:32 pm

Future Islands – “Doves (Vince Clarke Remix)”

It's tough to accurately describe what musical genre Future Islands work in, since they're basically a genre unto themselves, one where dreampop atmospherics and ripped-throat…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2014 - 1:35 pm

Phantogram – “Black Out Days (Future Islands Remix)”

Though Phantogram's new album, Voices, came out this past February, it's been almost a year since we first heard the highlight "Black Out Days," and…
Miles Bowe | July 21, 2014 - 11:38 am

LouFest Lineup 2014

St. Louis' LouFest has been going strong since 2010, and this year's lineup has just been announced. OutKast will headline (as can be expected at…
Miles Bowe | May 13, 2014 - 1:34 pm

Mt. Royal – “More” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Mt. Royal brings together members of Baltimore indie-rock greats Celebration, Lake Trout, and touring members of current cause célèbre Future Islands in service of brisk,…
Chris DeVille | May 6, 2014 - 10:05 am

Watch Future Islands Play Kimmel

The last time Baltimore synthpop expressionists Future Islands did musical-guest duties on a late-night TV program, it was the Letterman performance that made them, more…
Tom Breihan | May 6, 2014 - 8:54 am

Watch Google’s Overdramatic “Moving Portrait” Of Future Islands

Future Islands have been getting tons of attention ever since 4AD signed them and David Letterman co-signed them. One of the oddest examples is this…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2014 - 11:50 am

Artist Portraits From Coachella 2014

Last weekend we told you our top moments for the first week of Coachella from Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Today, before the second weekend of…
Miles Bowe | April 18, 2014 - 5:47 pm

Little Daylight – “Overdose (Future Islands Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

We recently heard glossy dance-rock trio Little Daylight remixing Sky Ferreira; now here's Future Islands remixing Little Daylight. "Overdose," premiered here last year, originally sounded…
Chris DeVille | April 17, 2014 - 12:04 pm

Watch Future Islands’ Full Coachella Debut

Future Islands is coming off a few months where everyone finally recognizes that they exist after their excellent new album Singles, mostly after a meme-worthy
James Rettig | April 13, 2014 - 5:10 pm