Sioux Falls ‘hungry for original sounds’
October 13, 2014
Argus Leader music blogger Scott Hudson felt at Jason Isbell's late-July show at the Orpheum Theater: "This is the crowd that truly cares about music." Five hundred-some people, on a weeknight, paying to see a songwriter who was under the commercial radar.
A couple weeks later, the scene would repeat, when a few hundred people packed into Icon Lounge on a Monday night for Future Islands, an adventurous, new-wave-infused rock band that you'll never hear on the radio here.