Famie Singapura


Tuesday 20th November 2018

Introduce yourself
Famie Suliman AKA Famie Singapura. Music Lover.

Describe your style in 3 words?
Rock N Roll.

What does the Fred Perry Shirt mean to you?
Modern Klassic.

What is the first song you played on repeat?
As I can remember vividly, my mama ever loop a phrase "Pami, pami, pami" not sure of the title but its in Malay. I tot the song sounded close to my name and I loved it. Imagine you are just 4 yrs old and you thought somebody have written a song for you. cool.

What is one record you would keep forever?
My group, The Pinholes, recent 'Test Press' album.  It's 1 of only 5 in the world and it's our 1st record on wax.

What is a song lyric that has inspired you?
"Words are flowing out like endless rain into a paper cup,
They slither while they pass,
they slip away across the universe,
Pools of sorrow,
waves of joy are drifting through my open mind,
Possessing and caressing me,
Jai guru deva om,
Nothing's gonna change my world."

'Across the universe' by The Beatles

What has been the best gig you've been to?
Travis/Coldplay gig in 2001. What an epic double bill.
Of course, I prefer the headliner of that night. All I Wanna Do Is Rock.

Who is your ultimate British musical icon?
John Lennon.

What song do you wish you had written?
All the number 1 songs on the radio airwave in the mid 60's till mid 70's.

Where do you go to see live music?
I used to go to the Defuct live venue, Home Club, a lot. Such a great vibe and good homegrown made music.
Nowadays, I love this place, Decline in Geylang Lorong 23. Our very own CBGB or even better.

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