As Future Islands make their final tour of small venues, I cannot recommend with enough urgency the necessity to see them as soon as possible. Seeing them in Austin during SXSW was perspective altering. It is only a matter of time before the early adopter phase has passed leaving Samuel T. Herring and the boys residing in large scale venues and tours. Knowing what was to come in the performance made no difference. The captivating and inspiring performance was still filled with as much life as ever. Part performance theater and part punk show. I dare you to not walk away astounded. Read our full review from Cheer Up Charlies in Austin here.