Forgetting the Future are an indie rock act from the most Northerly part of Scotland called Thurso. Robbie McNicol, Connor Wilson, Max Paul and Jamie Mackay formed FTF back in 2014.
Their first recording was with Edwin Collins in 2016 who charted the UK back in the early 80’s with his band “Orange Juice” with the track “Rip It Up” and the more recent chart topper “A Girl Like You” back in ’95. FTF then released their first E.P ‘Under the Influence’ in early 2018.
2018 was to be a big year for FTF as they later went on to win The SUBlist (The Scottish Unsigned Bands List) ‘Battle of the Bands’ competition in November which was founded by “Alan Greer” the main prize being a recording with top L.A. producer “Ken Allardyce” who worked with artists such as Greenday, Fleetwood Mac, Weezer and Goo Goo Dolls. to name but a few.
In January 2019, FTF were signed to Ken Allardyce & Alan Greer’s record label “InTime Records” Their eagerly anticipated debut album “Broken Phones & Hormones” is scheduled for release February 2020 and will feature 5 single releases the first “Bluetooth” which was released October 25th 2019 accompanied by a music video. FTF the released “Cymru” 1st of December 2019. “Sara Tonin” was released January 10th 2020 with their debut album release on 8th of February. 2020 seen another release during lockdown “Inhaler” which hit 133k plays alone within 1 month of its release.
Forgetting The Future released 2 final tracks from “Broken Phones And Hormones” in early 2021 “Cherry” and “Latch” having further success with these releases. Between March 2020 and April 2021 FTF wrote and recorded 5 new tracks with the first being “Lepricon” scheduled for release on July 5th with the other 4 tracks soon to follow.
With a few music festivals left in 2021 due to covid and a Scottish tour scheduled for November 2021 and an explosive energy and captive stage presence, they are creating an excitement between other bands around the UK and music circuit. 2022 looks like a big year for these lads who are going places. Don’t take our word for it! let the music do the talking .
Forgetting The Future will build on already impressive band portfolio, says Jim GellatlyThe Sun Newspaper
Broken Phones And Hormones, an exciting and beautifully crafted compliment to their exciting live shows.Louder Than War
Jam-packed burst of sound that will appeal to any adrenaline seeking head-bangers out there.Spotlight
An unforgettable chorus with a powerful beat and lyrics.PurCulture