On 31st January, both Future Islands and 4AD announced the forthcoming ‘The Far Field’ LP out in April and also let out the front cover (by Kymia Nawabi) and the first single ‘Ran’. This period the Baltimore based band has been working with the Grammy winner producer John Congleton at Sunset Sound in LA, and first time featuring a live drummer, Michael Lowry who joined the band prior to their “Late Show with David Letterman” performance. A guest appearance by Debbie Harry on ‘Shadows’ should also be noted.

You can stream ‘Ran’ single in platforms of your choice here or you may pre-order the LP by 4AD’s store. You can check for upcoming tour details in the band’s official page.


Mike Dimitriou