Week in Pop | Soda Shop| Impose Magazine

Check out Impose Magazine’s Interview with Soda Shop.

Soda Shop makes music that makes us happy, the effervescent feeling of sipping a home made Italian soda of fresh fruit juice twisted into carbonated mineral water cocktail. What began as the duo of Maria Usbeck & Drew Diver has grown to sometimes include Ed Chittenden & Marty Martier to create a sound that resembles the feelings behind memories and the restless anticipation of the future

Source: Week in Pop: ….Soda Shop | Impose Magazine

SODA SHOP |‘Wistful Past’ | Velvet Blue Music

Soda Shop have a new single Wistful Past due out on April 1 ….no foolin’

This is the 3rd single from the bands debut self titled full length. The single was mixed by Jorge Albrecht of Ariel Pink, and comes backed with the unreleased track ‘Die Alone’. The bands obsession with minimal, nostalgia-induced, melancholy songs that fit into the pop format continues.

Source: new SODA SHOP single ‘Wistful Past’ out on April Fool’s Day : Velvet Blue Music

 Soda Shop | Interview |Long Island Pulse Magazine

Here is an interview with Drew from Soda Shop at Long Island Pulse. I thought I heard a SF59 influence….

“… Pulse: Who are your influences?

DD: Link Wray, Starflyer 59, The Zombies, Fine China. It’s still a bit surreal that most of the bands that inspired the songs came from my teenage years following the label Velvet Blue, which we are now on. Honestly, I hate the beach and hot weather. But I’ve always enjoyed the ideas behind it. Dick Dale and The Beach Boys were a part of my upbringing. I love the guitar tones and hooks. There is nothing better than a tube amp, tremelo and solid spring reverb…”

Source: Cool Off with Dreamy Guitar Pop Duo Soda Shop | Long Island Pulse Magazine