The Wrens’ “Happy”: An Underrated Indie Rock Classic

Remember 8 years ago when Pitchfork singlehandedly gave The Wrens a career? It spoke to the power of the still-sorta-new way the web was changing music. Pitchfork was MTV for the Wrens. Well, it seems like people forgot, because “Happy” should have been way more popular than it was. That’s why it shows up on […]

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Remember 8 years ago when Pitchfork singlehandedly gave The Wrens a career? It spoke to the power of the still-sorta-new way the web was changing music. Pitchfork was MTV for the Wrens. Well, it seems like people forgot, because “Happy” should have been way more popular than it was. That’s why it shows up on our list of the 100 Most Underrated Indie Rock Songs.