Posts — Singapore Sling

Singapore Sling Set Off On Their EU/UK Tour

Europe Singapore Sling Tours UK

Fuzz Club’s very own Singapore Sling are kicking of their UK/European tour today. A legend in psych circles, Henrik Björnsson and his band will be bringing their fuzzy ode to rock and roll across the mainland, kicking things off with two shows in the UK. The band's immersive soundscapes make for a pretty special live show so make sure you don’t miss out. Check out the dates below and get your tickets here. Their latest album Psych Fuck is the third in a line of consistently incredible records we've released from Singapore Sling, you can acquaint yourself with those releases over at our Bandcamp....

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Perversity, Desperation and Death: The Origins of Singapore Sling

Film Psych Fuck Singapore Sling

By Lindsay Krause Join us for a cinematic journey into the darkest corners of art and music, as we use lyrics from Singapore Sling to describe the depraved film from which the band took their name.  Released in 1990, their namesake is a surrealist-horror-film-noir pastiche by Greek art-house auteur Nikolaos Nikolaidis. It's a deranged festival of perversity, desperation and death, that revels in drawn out depictions of sex and torture, which leave the viewer feeling equally defiled and complicit. The tale follows a wounded detective in search of his long lost love. A typical premise for a romantic film noir, the plot takes a sadistic turn when he falls prey...

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Video Premiere of Singapore Sling's 'Dive In'

Iceland Singapore Sling Videos

Singapore Sling's latest video is a sultry black and white affair using slow motion and split screens to create a hypnotic smoke and mirrors effect. This is the first official video from Psych Fuck and was directed by Paula Michelle Hamilton. The song was written by Sölvi Blöndal and Höskuldur Ólafsson, and was originally performed by Icelandic hiphop group, Quarashi.     Psych Fuck is available on vinyl, deluxe edition, CD and digital.

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Psych Fuck Album Review

Fuzz Club Releases Iceland Reviews Singapore Sling

Review by Andy Uzzell, originally published in Days of Purple and Orange Singapore Sling are a bit of a legend in psych circles, pre-empting the current explosion in all things fuzzy by some years. Formed in Iceland in 2000, the band have released some 7 albums prior to Psych Fuck, the last three of which have been on Fuzz Club, that bastion of fuzzy goodness. I first became aware of the band when they contributed a track to a tribute album to The Monks ('I Hate You' on the Silver Monk Time: A Tribute to The Monks), a coruscating reworking of the garage punk...

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Singapore Sling's Psych Fuck Tour Dates

Events Singapore Sling Tours

Singapore Sling will be playing 17 dates across the UK, Europe and Scandinavia kicking off on 27th January 2016. Check back for more ticketing and event info soon. 27th January - UK MANCHESTER - Gulliver28th January - UK LONDON - Shacklewell Arms29th January - Belgium BRUSSELS - Secret show30th January - France PARIS - La Maroquinerie1st February - Netherlands AMSTERDAM - Paradiso2nd February - Germany HAMBURG - Hafenklang3rd February - Sweden MALMÖE - Plan B4th February - Norway OSLO - Revolver Club5th February - Denmark COPENHAGEN - Stengade6th February - Germany BERLIN - Bassy Club7th February - Poland WARSAW - Kulturalna8th February - Austrial WIEN - Arena 9th February - Italy PORDENONE - Astro Club 10th February - Italy RAVENNA - Bronson...

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