The recent release of The Beach Boys Smile Sessions has Brian Wilson and the fellas top of mind at the moment. “Don’t Worry Baby” was the b-side of The Beach Boys’ first number one hit, “I Get Around,” from the much earlier album Shut Down Volume 2.
Dallas’ own shoegazers Little Black Dress have done a pretty faithful rendition on a brand new 7″ single — which also features 3 original tracks that didn’t make it onto their impressive 2009 debut Snow In June. The sugary sweet harmonies are tasty as ever, but there’s a Raveonettes-style edge to the surf rock sound:
(via subservient experiment)
If you’re in the big D, come out to the release party tomorrow night at Dada with Fort Worth’s Calhoun. If you want to hear more from LBD, here are “Snow In June” and “Robin” from their aforementioned debut: