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A History of Synth-Pop in 50 Essential Tracks

A 50-song history lesson from analog to digital.

Future Islands announce fall tour dates

Band playing shows with Explosions in the Sky.

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Future Islands : The Far Field

The synth-pop trio makes more emotional connections via powerful melodic anthems.

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Watch Future Islands’ new sign-language lyric video for “Cave”

Starring Mayor Bill DeBlasio’s sign-language interpreter.

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Future Islands, Courtney Barnett on new WFUV compilation, FUV Live 18

Father John Misty, Calexico and Tweedy also on the compilation.

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Future Islands – “A Song for Our Grandfathers”

Family reunions and Father’s Day e-cards.

Endless Playlist: Future Islands – “The Chase”

Herring & Co make their second big splash on the pop music world, proving that they’re here to stay.

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Future Islands 2015 tour dates extended

Band also headed back into the studio for some new recordings.

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Top 100 Songs of the Decade So Far (2010-2014)

Treble ranks our favorite songs of the last five years.

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Watch the new Future Islands documentary, Road Dawgs

See a behind-the-scenes look at a great live band on their 2014 tour.

Top 50 Albums of 2014

The best of the best of 2014’s long players.

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Listen to BadBadNotGood’s reinterpretation of Future Islands’ “Seasons”

Canadian group transforms single into a smooth and soulful jam.

4AD : 35 Essential Tracks

A 35th anniversary playlist for one of the greatest independent labels in the UK.

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Watch the Future Islands Austin City Limits set live

Show scheduled to air in spring of 2015.

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10 Essential Baltimore Albums

10 of the best albums recorded in Charm City, or by Balmer artists, as they say.

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Cut Copy, Future Islands to play 30 Days in LA

Kurt Vile, Real Estate, Run the Jewels also on the lineup.

FYF Fest 2014

Report: FYF Fest 2014

A roundup of the sights and sounds of FYF Fest in its 11th year.

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Gallery: FYF Fest 2014 – Day 1

Phoenix, Future Islands, Slint and more from Day 1 of FYF Fest 2014