So I downloaded said singles, and my immediate reaction was -- meh.
No big surprise there, of course; I've discovered a lot of really terrific obscure music since I've been toiling in these precincts, but the vast majority of the obscure stuff out there tends to be obscure for a reason, i.e., it isn't as good as the stuff that people actually liked at the time.
Anyway, that said, a listen to this Roosters a-side proved to be an eye-opener. In the "Block That Metaphor!" sense.
So take care when you're picking your womenHey -- they were kids, and 1966 was a long, long time ago.
Because you know
When you try to touch or squeeze them
They'll seem like a rose...bush!
And let's be honest -- it's still a lot better than this piece of shit from two decades later.
I mean, seriously -- what was their fricking excuse?