The Epic Voyage of SOULS
It was a post war phenomena in the beginning of 70's era, after the independence of Bangladesh , a group of boys inspired by western ROCK music decided to form a Band naming it Shurela meaning "in tune" . Shurela was founded in the year 1972 . A year later the band was renamed "SOULS" marking the birth year of the legendary Band 1973 . The founder members were Subrata Barua (Ronny ), Sajed-ul-Alam and Mumtazul haque (Lulu). On their invitation Naqib Uddin Khan, Tapan Chowdhury, Ahmed Newaz, Tajul Imam, , Rorenzo Paul , Rudy Thomas , & Shahed-ul-alam joined the band . Towards the mid seventies Lulu & Rorenzo left and later Rouf Chowdhury joined in .