Baybeats 2018: The Full Pledge Munkees
18 Aug 2018, 9:30 PM - 10:10 PM
Formed in 1999, The Full Pledge Munkees (also known as TFPM) is one of the pioneering Singapore ska bands. Started as a trio, the TFPM line-up expanded over the years and has evolved into a seven-piece outfit. With a diversity of musical influences within the band, TFPM went on to create their own brand and style of ska-punk, relaying positive messages in their music.
In 2007, TFPM released their debut LP entitled Pick It Up!, with more than 1000 copies had been sold in both Malaysia and Singapore during their 14 states tour in Malaysia. In 2009, TFPM performed a live band showcase on MediaCorp Channel 5’s Live & Loaded and had their music featured on the soundtrack of MediaCorp Suria Channel’s Munah & Hirzi Action! in 2012.
2014 was a breakthrough year for TFPM, with the band playing a seven-city tour in Indonesia. Upon returning to Singapore, they performed at the 100 Bands festival and then played the Powerhouse Stage at Baybeats. In 2015, TFPM embarked on their maiden Japan tour, performing at the Hoppin’ & Steppin’ Music Showcase.
With a positive mental attitude and a never-ending passion for ska, TFPM continues to strive to and spread their music.
Esplanade Waterfront Carpark
1 Esplanade Drive