Saturday 21 Slow Place Like Home The Workman’s Club, Dublin €10 Recovered from Elaine Mai’s gig on Friday night? Alright. Then j(...)

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Heart and soul: Gerrit Welmers, Samuel T Herring and William Cashion of Future Islands. ‘Everyone wants us to keep growing. I was like, can we stop growing this year and leave something for next year?’ Photograph: Timothy Saccenti

Sometime in the next couple of months, Future Islands will play their 1,000th gig. That’s 1,000 gigs after years of touring up and down the US, and(...)