DEALERS, THE - El Extraño/Indication
Sello: Bickerton Records
This is a limited 300 copies co-edition between our sublabel Bickerton Rds. and Action Weekend Rds.
Two years have passed since The Dealers published their first record, a 45 with two mighty compositions where sharp r&b took British psychedelia into the dance floor.
Back then, some of us felt shivers down the spine with those two hypnotic songs and couldn’t stop thinking about their in-progress-forthcoming lp, which promised to be a masterpiece… 24 months have passed and we’re still waiting in despair but in order to make our waiting easier, The Dealers are giving us an aperitif and swear to Almighty Pretty Things they’ ll release that wonder long play late this 2014.
In this new 45, The Dealers surprise us with a pounding garage shot with a 60’s south-of-the-border- chicano flavor. Dancefloor action, go-go movements, psychedelic lights, sweat… Los Yaki? Los Ovnis? No! The Dealers!
And to complete the deal, they prove their good taste covering a beat jewel of one of the most sublime bands in history, I’m talking about The Zombies of course. They play their classic “Indication” with due respect but also with inventiveness, emphasizing the evil twist of its coda, a haunting open door to…