Cook who plays classic jams from his days in Credence Clearwater Revival (CCR) with his own band, Credence Clearwater Revisited says before a concert, he and former CCR bandmate Doug Cosmo Clifford sing a little ditty from their days in Junior High School.
Cook explains, Doug and I grew up together in El Cerrito, California, and we used to sing this crazy song in middle school about our hometown. The song ended with everyone screaming, Yay, weasel shþt! and even today, we still scream the song backstage before a big gig to get us pumped and make us laugh.
And while Cook and Cosmo get a kick out of the grade school tune, their other bandmates dont quite know what to make of the CCR rockers inside joke.
Cook adds, The other guys know the song by heart now and just go with it, but they dont get the same satisfaction from it as Doug and I do. We huddle up like a football before kick-off backstage, yell a couple Yay, weasel shþts and are ready to perform. The band knows the song is from our hometown but its still pretty funny seeing the look on their faces when we scream the crazy lyrics!
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