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Future Islands - As Long As You Are
Future Islands: 'As Long As You Are'
9th October 2020

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Available on exclusive petrol blue LP, black LP, CD and cassette. See Noon Chorus link below for tickets to a special livestream performance on release day.

Future Islands - As Long As You Are

As Long As You Are looks to the past as well as the future, confronting old ghosts and embracing a new hope.  It is an album about trust, full of honesty, redemption and “letting go”, allowing old wounds to heal and bringing painful chapters to a close.

As Long As You Are also signals a new era for Future Islands.  Drummer Mike Lowry officially joins as a fully-fledged member and songwriter bolstering the founding trio of William Cashion, Samuel T Herring and Gerrit Whelmers.  Together, the four-piece took on official production duties for the first time, co-producing As Long As You Are with engineer Steve Wright at his Wrightway Studios in Baltimore.  Musically, their brand of new wave synth-pop full of bright melodies and heavenly choruses is as euphoric and uninhibitedly joyful as anything the band has done in their 14-year career.

On As Long As You Are release day, 9th October, Future Islands will be exclusively live-streaming a very special show from their hometown of Baltimore.  To purchase tickets, or pick up a discounted bundle with As Long As You Are physical formats and limited edition merchandise, head to the band's store.

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