Islandeer is a musical duo consisting of Michael Garcia and Christian Jansen. The two met in Singapore Polytechnic’s Music and Audio Technology course, and have been writing music together since 2018.
Following the release of their first single, “Momento” in 2019, the band has performed at local festivals such as Urban Ventures and LASALLE College of the Arts’ Rock and Indie Festival. The band continued releasing music and performing throughout 2019 and 2020, and in December 2020, the band released their highly anticipated debut album, “Islandeer”.
More recently, Islandeer was nominated for "Artist of The Year (Indie / Alternative Act)" and "Best New Artist" at the SCAPE* Youth Music Awards 2021, and have had TV performances on Mediacorp’s Channel 5 Production “In Your Living Room”, as well as featured in Alive and Kicking, a Snakeweed Studios initiative.