The group specialized in covering 1950s tunes including several other Buddy Holly numbers as well as the Buddy Knox hit "Party Doll" and Frankie Lymon's "Why Do Fools Fall In Love". Among the other tracks, "Can't You Tell", "My Heart Keeps Telling Me", and "Beware" stand out. Although their time in the spotlight was short, The Hullaballoos made a strong impression and were influential; Debbie Harry of Blondie dug them, influenced by both the look and the sound of The Hullaballoos, covering "I'm Gonna Love You Too" as one of the key tracks on Blondie's "Parallel Lines" LP, and The Police may have borrowed the group's bleached blond uniform look. The Hullaballoos delivered a good rocking sound with a strong teenage bent but, hampered by limited songwriting skills of their own (they only wrote two numbers out of 24) couldn't keep up with the changing times, and in 1966 disbanded.
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