Galway’s Slrydes are back with a bang with spanking new single “I Claim to be Intelligent”

Slyrydes are Ireland’s best kep secret right now, in fact Slyrydes are one of the best upcoming bands in Ireland right now and will be a force to be reckoned with in the future. We just had a sneak preview of Slyrydes upcoming new single “I Claim to be Intelligent” and all we can say this track does not disappoint! If you like the ferouciously driven vocals of Joy Divisions frontman Ina Curtis you are going to love this new track!


For those of you  who are new to the band, Slyrydes are a four piece band from Galway city, Co Galway. In 2019 Slyrydes released their first four singles from March to October (Mental Health, Point of view, Out Patience & Dangerous Animals) The singles collected much critical acclaim nationwide and in the UK. Paul McLoone (Today fm/ The Undertones) has championed the band since the first single “Mental Health”.

Slyrydes are known for touching on the subject of mental health and the HSE.

One of Ireland’s finest independent band’s Slyrydes are set to release their incredible new single “I Claim to be intelligent” on March 26th

They have worked with Daniel Doherty in Darklands studio Dublin city (Fontaines DC/ Vulpynes/ Damien Dempsey) on every single so far.
Slyrydes are currently working on their debut album while playing select shows around Ireland.

“I claim to be intelligent” will be the first single of 2020.
“With this new single I think we show off a side to us the listener hasn’t heard before, The way we write songs is ever evolving,To us this sounded more like an REM song the first time we played it together…”

Slyrydes are set to play Sunstroke 2020 alongside bands like The Jesus and Mary Chain, Faith no more and Refused.


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