> Baltimore's trio, Future Islands, are the second confirmed band for Mad Cool 2018
> It's going to be their first time in Madrid since they released their album The Far Field
A synthpop trio from Baltimore (Maryland), Future Islands are the second confirmed band for Mad Cool 2018. Since they released Singles (2014) Samuel T.Herring (Vocals, Lyrics), William Cashion (Bass, Guitar) y Gerrit Welmers (Keyboards, programming), have transformed their status as a cult band to authentic world stars. Their song Seasons (Waiting on you) made the world get to know the virtues that their faithful followers already knew.
Mad Cool festival will be Future Islands first stop since they released their latest LP, The Far Field recorded at the legendary Sunset Studios in L.A. place where great artists like the Beach Boys or Prince gave birth to some of their greatest master pieces.
The band was formed in the year 2006 at East Caroline University, in Grenville, where the three members were studying fine arts. Since then they have released five LP's Wave Like Home (2008), In Evening Air (2010), On The Water (2011), Singles (2014) and their most recent LP The Far Field (2017).