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Future Islands’ Samuel T. Herring Joins Madlib for Trouble Knows Me Rap Project, Shares Song

Trouble Knows Me EP Due Out September 1

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Future Islands’ Samuel T. Herring is no stranger to the hip-hop game and has performed before under his rapper name Hemlock Ernst. But now he’s taken it a step further and teamed up with Madlib as Trouble Knows Me. The duo will be releasing a self-titled 12-inch EP on September 1 via Madlib Invasion and have shared the EP’s title track, which you can stream below.

The EP has three vocal tracks as well as beats and instrumentals. Side B is an entirely instrumental version of Side A. The tracklist is below. You can preorder the 12-inch here for a somewhat pricey $25.00.

Trouble Knows Me EP Tracklist:

Side A:

01 Intro (Sensuous Cause)
02 Streetsweeper
03 Trouble Knows Me
04 Interlude (Vision Incomplete)
05 Celebrity Vision
06 Outro (Drums & Loops)

Side B:

Instrumentals of side A

Don’t forget, as previously reported, Future Islands have special plans for their 1,000th show. It’ll take place July 26 in Carrboro, NC at Carrboro Town Commons (301 W Main Street, Carrboro, NC 27510) and feature the following special guests: Dan Deacon, Ed Schraders Music Beat, Valient Thorr, and Lonnie Walker. Visit the microsite for the show (www.fi1000.com) for info on how to get tickets, which are on sale now.

Also read our 2014 cover story article on Future Islands.

(Via Pitchfork)


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