The early weeks of summer always feel nostalgic, and before it gets way too hot to enjoy being outside, there’s nothing more enjoyable than chilling in a backyard with a grill and a keg and close company. Future Islands’ “A Song For Our Grandfathers” dropped on 2014’s Singles, and the new video features the band performing in an idyllic country backyard for a family reunion. This is a song about finding solace in familial ties when life gets messy, even when important members have long since passed, and the Jay Buim-directed video is a poignant accompaniment just in time for Father’s Day. Watch below
Singles is out now via 4AD.