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The Feelies' Side-Project Yung Wu Now Has a CD Release for 'Shore Leave'

8 monthes ago   |   By Pop Matters

Feelies fans have long been aware of the strange and delightful parallel universe that is Yung Wu, a band featuring the same members (Glen Mercer, Bill Million, Brenda Sauter, Stan Demeski, and Dave Weckerman) supplemented by Speed the Plow keyboardist John Baumgartner and with the usually shy, quiet Weckerman taking on lead singing and songwriting duties. Released in 1987 on Coyote Records, the album made some waves on college radio before quietly going out of print, which has been its status until this year's just-passed Record Store Day.
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