By Jim Farber
Updated October 03, 1997 at 04:00 AM EDT

Whoever told this neo-’60s Brit-pop band to cover Deep Purple’s ”Hush” should have kept their mouth shut. Back in 1968, a pre-metal incarnation of Deep Purple had a hit with the tune (penned by Joe South). Kula Shaker’s version, included in the soundtrack for I Know What You Did Last Summer, adds nothing to the earlier take. It just cynically rehashes it for a generation too young to know better. C