Soda Beat

Event review: Soda Beat returns to Matthews Yard, Friday 21st December 2015

Posted on January 29th, by Catherine Payne in Culture. No Comments

It’s not just disability music. It’s a great night out, says Catherine Payne

On Monday 21st December music-laden vibrations were sent spilling out onto Surrey Street in central Croydon. The source? Club Soda’s Soda Beat event at Matthews Yard.

Club Soda is a Croydon-based organisation whose purpose is to provide opportunities for personal and artistic development for people with learning disabilities. This is achieved … Read More »

London’s first regular live music night for musicians with learning disabilities to return to Croydon in May

Posted on May 4th, by CronxWire in CronxWire. No Comments

Soda Beat, London’s first regular integrated live music event for musicians with learning disabilities from the UK’s rapidly growing learning-disabled music scene, will return to Croydon on Monday 11th May. at 7pm.

Release begins: Soda Beat is produced by Club Soda, who run some of London’s most popular learning disability arts events, including club nights, theatre performances and art exhibitions.


 Catherine O’Rourke

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How Club Soda Croydon brings sparkle to disability arts culture

Posted on May 30th, by Oliver Tipper in Culture. No Comments

Club Soda started as a night club, and ended up as so much more. Oliver Tipper tells the story of an artists’ collective with a difference

On the evening of Tuesday 20th May, I was proud to be present at the opening of an exhibition of art at Croydon Clocktower in Katharine Street. The artists’ collective is called Pop Artists, and all its members have learning disabilities.

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