Wave is maybe the forgotten child in the canon but for me it's a joy from start to finish. The affect it has on me is very similar to Jefferson Starship's Earth album. They make me feel great.
Frederick immediately puts a smile on my face with its bouncy pop-a-rama. It was released as a single, at the time, backed by a weird version of Fire Of Unknown Origin.
Fire... started out as a poem in her Seventh Heaven Collection:
A fire of unknown originBlue Oyster Cult took the lyrics (but nothing from Patti's B side song) and ran with it on their album of the same name. They know quality when they see it.
took my baby away
swept her up and off
my wave length
swallowed her up like the ocean
in a fire thick and grey.