Watch The New Great Video By Future Islands – Ran
The official video for ‘Ran’ by Future Islands, from new album “The Far Field”, out April 7th 2017 on 4AD
Future Islands is an American synthpop band based in Baltimore, Maryland, and signed to 4AD. The band is composed of Gerrit Welmers (keyboards and programming), William Cashion (bass, acoustic and electric guitars), and Samuel T. Herring (lyrics and vocals). Future Islands formed in January 2006 in Greenville, North Carolina.
In early 2014, the band announced they had signed to 4AD, who released their new album, Singles, in March 2014. The band made their network television début on March 3, 2014, on The Late Show with David Letterman, performing the lead single “Seasons (Waiting on You)“. Their performance on the show, particularly Herring’s onstage antics, became an internet success, and garnered millions of views on YouTube. “Seasons (Waiting on You)” was eventually named the best song of 2014 by Pitchfork Media, the Pazz & Jop critics’ poll, and Consequence of Soun