Independent label: Fast Buck Records managed at least two singles. It issued singles in an BUCKS-100 numerical series. Distributed By Fast Buck Records. Sore Throat were a British new wave/punk band from Highgate in London, formed in 1975. They released six singles between 1978 and 1980, and one album in 1980, Sooner Than You Think, on the Dureco label. The band consisted of Justin Ward (vocals), Matthew Flowers (keyboards), Danny Flowers (bass), Reid Savage (guitars), Greg Mason (sax) and Robin Knapp (drums). Soon after, Knapp was replaced by Clive Kirby from the band Landslide.