Get Set

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"Get Set"
Get Set by Taxiride.jpg
Single by Taxiride
from the album Imaginate
ReleasedMay 1999 (Australia)
FormatCD single (worldwide)
RecordedOcean Way Studios, New York, United States
GenreRock
Length3:18
LabelWarner Bros.
Songwriter(s)Tim Wild
Producer(s)Jack Joseph Puig
Taxiride singles chronology
"Get Set"
(1999)
"Everywhere You Go"
(1999)

"Get Set" is the debut single by Melbourne band Taxiride. It was released in May 1999 and peaked within the top 10 in Australia. The song was recorded in Ocean Way Studios, Los Angeles, and produced by Jack Joseph Puig.

At the ARIA Music Awards of 1999, the song was nominated for two awards; 'Breakthrough Artist – Single' and 'Best Pop Release', winning the former.[1]

The song was used in the soundtrack of the 1999 film Election. In the film, the character Tammy is in her room listening to the song. A music video was also released, based on the film; it featured several scenes from the film, along with Taxiride playing in a studio.

In 2002, this song was used for TV advertisement for Village Cinemas in Australia.

Track listing[edit]

CD Single
  1. "Get Set" - 3:14
  2. "Voodoo Doll Sin" - 3:36
  3. "Splash" - 3:20

Charts and certifications[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "ARIA Awards by year 1999". Archived from the original on 24 November 2009. Retrieved 28 March 2016.
  2. ^ "Australian-charts.com – Taxiride – Get Set". ARIA Top 50 Singles.
  3. ^ "Charts.nz – Taxiride – Get Set". Top 40 Singles.
  4. ^ "ARIA Annual Charts 1999". www.ariacharts.com.au. Retrieved 27 March 2016.

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