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|Origin||Heidelberg and Sinsheim, Germany|
Liquido was a German alternative rock band formed in Sinsheim, Germany in 1996 by four friends: Wolle Maier (drums, programming), Wolfgang Schrödl (vocals, guitar, keyboard, piano), Stefan Schulte-Holthaus (bass) and Tim Eiermann (vocals, guitar).
Their only notable international hit, "Narcotic", was first released on a demo in 1996 and sold over 700,000 units when Virgin Records re-released it in 1998. Since then, Liquido hasn't been able to repeat this success, which led to a split from Virgin after two unsuccessful albums. 2005 saw the release of an equally ill-fated album on the new label Nuclear Blast.
Nonetheless, Liquido gained somewhat of a cult following in their homeland. For example, "Narcotic" was elected "second best song of all time" by a local German radio station (the best song being "Stairway to Heaven" by Led Zeppelin). In 2008, the band released a single called "Gameboy". In January 2009, the members of Liquido announced the breakup of the band on their official website.
- 1999 – Liquido (Virgin)
- 2000 – At the Rocks (Virgin)
- 2002 – alarm!alarm! (Virgin / EMI)
- 2004 – The Essential (Best of) (Virgin)
- 2005 – Float (Nuclear Blast)
- 2008 – Zoomcraft (Nuclear Blast)
|Title||Year||Peak chart positions||Album|
|"Play Some Rock"||2000||54||—||—||—||—||55||At the Rocks|
|"Why Are You Leaving"||2002||—||—||—||—||—||—||Alarm! Alarm!|
|"Love Me Love Me"||—||—||—||—||—||—|
|"Drop Your Pants"||—||—||—||—||—||—|
- "Discography Liquido". swedishcharts.com. Hung Medien. Retrieved July 10, 2016.