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Monday, November 27, 2006

Soda


Soda was another short lived Britpop band from the mid-90's. As far as I know, they only put out 3 singles. I first read about them when they released their debut single, The Young Own The Town. It was around the time when there were a lot of New Wave/punky type bands coming out of the UK and the review I read made it sound like the best single ever. Unfortunately, I was never able to get a hold of the single at the time. This was pre-online ordering days and none of the shops near me carried the single. When their second single, Inside, was released, I made it a point to pre-order it and I was able to get a copy. Soda sound like an alternate version of Menswear (who I liked as well) so I wasn't disappointed at all. I was able to get a used copy of TYOTT years later and it was, indeed, a great glam punk single. Unfortunately, Soda's third single, Dragging You Into My Dreams, wasn't all that great and from there, they faded into obscurity. But their first two singles are worth a listen...

The Young Own The Town
Inside
ZIP file

http://www.megaupload.com/?d=IZN1W3AD

4 Comments:

Blogger Syed said...

oi! i loved this band! i had all 3 singles, although i can't find them in my storage anymore. Could you put these up again? do you have the b-sides for these as well? the B-sides were GREAT too!

cheers!
Syed

3:32 PM, August 17, 2007  
Blogger scumfactor said...

here you go. i actually only have these two songs on my iPod. the actual singles are in storage at the moment. sorry! i've re-uploaded the two songs.

http://www.megaupload.com/?d=IZN1W3AD

3:38 PM, August 17, 2007  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Hi...Trying to get in touch with the Author...weve just released the album (from 1996)
https://twitter.com/Sodabritpopband

one.louder@hotmail.co.uk

5:06 AM, December 14, 2016  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Anyone wanting to pick up a copy of our lost debut album from 1996, or to keep up to date with Soda news heres the details

https://twitter.com/Sodabritpopband

http://sodabritpop.bigcartel.com/

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRnIX3QtV1M1_pvjF1ShyEw/videos

5:57 AM, December 14, 2016  

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