Ou Est Le Swimming Pool singerCharles Haddon has committed suicide, it has been reported.
The frontman took his life earlier day (August 20) after the group performed at Belgium’s Pukkelpopfestival, reports the ANP via Dutch news website Parool.nl.
According to a news piece on MOG, Ou Est Le Swimming Pool had just played the massive Pukkle Pop festival when the band’s singer Charles Haddon took his own life backstage by jumping from “a mast” in the parking area. He was just 22.
The London three-piece were in Europe playing a number of festivals and were due to perform as part of Australia’s touring Parklife festival next month. They were also set to embark on a headline tour of the UK in October.
After issuing their third single,’Jackson’s Last Stand’, in July, the group had announced that they would release their debut album,’Christ Died For Our Synths’ in October.