Future Islands' Decade of Touring Led to 'Ran'"We’ve spent most of the last nine and a half, ten years on the road as a touring band," singer Sam Herring says, and that informed their new single.
What David Letterman & His 'Late Show' Meant to MusicDavid Letterman was your taste-maker older brother who shared his favorite music nightly like a perfectly curated mixtape.
Watch Arcade Fire's Win Butler Perform 'Seasons (Waiting on You)' with Future IslandsPerhaps unsurprisingly, Butler nailed Herring's raspy register in the track.
Interview: Future Islands on Polarizing Performances & Aerobics Videos"Were you the woman with her mouth hanging open in the front row?" Future Islands frontman, Samuel T. Herring asked me the day after their Coachella debut.