Techno Fan

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"Techno Fan"
Single by The Wombats
from the album This Modern Glitch
B-side "Avalanche"
"Shock Goodbyes and P45's"
Released 6 June 2011
Format Digital download
Recorded 2010
Genre Alternative rock, alternative dance, indie pop, electropop
Label 14th Floor Records
Bright Antenna (US)
Writer(s) Dan Haggis, Tord Øverland Knudsen, Matthew Murphy
Producer(s) The Wombats
The Wombats singles chronology
"Techno Fan"

"Techno Fan" is a single from the indie-rock band The Wombats. The single was released as an EP in the United Kingdom on 5 June 2011[1] as a digital download on iTunes including three B-sides: "Avalanche", "Trampolining" and "Shock Goodbyes and P45's". This is the 4th single from the album This Modern Glitch, following "Tokyo (Vampires & Wolves)", "Jump Into the Fog" and "Anti-D". The single has peaked to number 60 on the UK Singles Chart. On the week of 22 October, it re-entered the charts at #84 following its use in airline easyJet's new television commercial.

Music video[edit]

The music video for the song was uploaded to YouTube on 19 April 2011.[2]

Live performances[edit]

The Wombats performed the song on 15 May 2011 at BBC Radio 1's Big Weekend in Carlisle on the Main Stage.[3]

Track listing[edit]

Digital download
No. Title Length
1. "Techno Fan" 3:59
2. "Avalanche" 4:01
3. "Trampolining" 3:36
4. "Shock Goodbyes and P45's" 4:27

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2011) Peak
UK Singles (The Official Charts Company)[4] 60
Japan Hot 100[5] 23

Release history[edit]

Region Date Label Format
United Kingdom 6 June 2011[6] 14th Floor Records Digital download