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What About It

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Fun to Be Happy - Delightful song

Putting aside the argument (and ranking) of Glenn Mercer's output since The Feelies, this record is worth owning for... (the band may frown on this sole reason) ... Track 6, Fun to Be Happy. It's a cover, originally a Love Tractor song, and in the hands of Wake Ooloo it becomes goofy and edgy at the same time. It's a pop gem, sort of like a bright, sunny walk, yet this band's sound prevents it from pure bubble-gum. The melody is so forward moving, it barely needs drums. One should own both versions, as Love Tractor deserves any kudos it can find. Not surprising Mercer found this nugget, an inspiring deviation from Byrds/VU territory. (Watch for the original version (Love Tractor) in the movie, Athens GA - Inside Out.

Biography

Formed: 1992

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '90s

Wake Ooloo was less a Feelies spin-off band and more of a temporary sequel. The Feelies, Glenn Mercer and Bill Million's on-again/off-again proto-indie pop outfit, broke up seemingly for good in late 1991, when Million moved to Florida. Though the two had led bands under that name since 1976 — arguably the most underrated members of CBGB's class of '77 — both were far more part of a music scene around their native Haledon, New Jersey. Mercer's musical partnership with drummer Dave Weckerman,...
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