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Tuesday, May 15, 2012
New Pop/Rock Discovery: Billy & Dolly - Dally Bon Idyll, out this week
Billy & Dolly is the San Francisco-based duet of Bill Rousseau and Dahlia Gallin Ramirez. They are playing a really engaging take on power-pop and sunny day guitar rock. Their latest album, Dally Bon Idyll, is out this week and available right now. The vocal harmonies and jangly guitars call to mind some old favorites... check out and download the single, "Gold" and let me know if you aren't thinking of Big Star before they're into the first chorus:
And here's a pretty artful piano-based tune, "Oh Yeah":
Man, those vocal harmonies really hit the spot. I liked this record the first time through, and I like it more every time I listen.