Future Islands for Dublin & Belfast shows

Baltimore synth pop band Future Islands will return for live shows to these shores with…

Nialler9 Podcast: Kevin Morby’s depiction of a Middle American twilight

It’s Episode 110 of the Nialler9 Podcast with Niall and Andrea and with Lockdown 2 having begun we are taking a transportive trip to the American midwest with Kevin Morby, and focus on the good things.

Nialler9 Podcast: Loah & Bantum talk 2020 and Future Islands are in retrograde

This week’s episode we chat to close collaborators Loah & Bantum about their 2020 experiences, review the sixth album from the Baltimore synth-pop band, swoon over Julia Jacklin’s lyrics, Dre takes up knitting, Niall doesn’t have COVID and Pepe the Frog is in the mix somehow.

Handpicked new tunes: God Knows, Tame Impala, Marie Davidson, TSHA, Phoenix, Alex Gough, Bitch Falcon, Angel Olsen & more

Friday is release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…

Handpicked new tunes released today: Wyvern Lingo, James Blake, !!!, Brién, Sufjan, Future Islands & more

Friday is release day and here’s the first things that caught my ear while listening…

Mercury Rev to perform Deserter’s Songs at Future Islands Donnybrook gig

After performing some 20th anniversary shows of their 1998 album Deserter’s Songs, Mercury Rev will…

New albums to look forward to in 2018

Time to look into the internet crystal ball and see who may (and who may…

Future Islands are next for Donnybrook Stadium gig

Future Islands are the next band following The National to be announced for a gig…

Future Islands – ‘Cave’

Following on from ‘Ran’, Future Islands return with their signature bass-lead synth rhythm on ‘Cave’…

Future Islands playing Galway, Limerick & Cork

After the announcement that they are to play Dublin’s Iveagh Gardens in July, Future Islands…

Watch Future Islands perform (& growl) their new single ‘Ran’ on Fallon

While it’s nigh-on impossible to repeat the impact of Future Islands performing ‘Seasons (Waiting On…

Future Islands are back with a new chest-beating single – ‘Ran’

Future Islands play Iveagh Gardens this summer. Usually when a band trods back on the…

Future Islands play Dublin’s Iveagh Gardens this summer

I ruminated earlier in the week that Future Islands are likely to have a new…

New albums to look forward to in 2017

There are plenty of albums to look forward to in 2017 and here are just…

BadBadNotGood feat. Future Islands’ Sam Herring – ‘Time Moves Slow’

Last year, Future Islands rapped with Madlib on the stonking track ‘Trouble Knows Me’, while…

The best tracks of the week

This week’s chart is headed by French producer Para One’s incendiary slice of gospel house…

Watch Future Islands’ play an affecting gig for their families

If you’re still recovering from the weekend’s festivities, this might send you over the edge.…

Future Islands return to Letterman and release new single ‘The Chase’

Future Islands have released the new song they cut at Abbey Road for Record Store…

Electric Picnic 2015: Florence + The Machine, Hot Chip, Future Islands, Manics, Ride, Underworld, Battles, J5…

Electric Picnic have just announced their lineup for the 11th edition of the festival in…

Nialler9’s top 100 songs of 2014

Best of 2014 : Albums | Songs | Readers Irish Albums | Readers Irish songs | Remixes | Videos  Artwork…