Tickets will go on sale Friday for a show at the Hi Tone featuring one of the bands that made my 2011 Favorites and certain future classics list, The Future Islands. They will be joined by Talk Normal (who I am checking out on Rdio as I type) and a TBD third band. Should be a very cool show.
Here is what the Hi Tone has to say about the show -“Future Islands’ romantic synth sound scales new heights with On the Water, the Baltimore trio’s most ambitious and fully realized statement yet. Built around a song cycle exploring love, loss, and memory, their latest album finds the band continuing…”