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Song of the Day (11/16/09) November 16, 2009

Posted by monty in music.
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Besides possessing one of the greatest names in rock music history, The Boo Radleys is another of those bands that should have been so much bigger. Over the course of five albums they gradually evolved from a hazy shoegaze act to an unabashed pop music hit machine and ended up in a weird experimental middle ground where it seemed as though they weren’t quite sure what kind of band they wanted to be.  This song comes from the jangly, ultra-catchy mid-point of their career, where the chorus to every song seems spun out of pure gold.  Here’s the sort-of title track to their 1995 album, Wake Up!, titled “Wake Up Boo!”

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