THE DAILY FLASH - 'The French Girl'/'Green Rocky Road' (UNI 55001) January 1967
Back in the 60s Seattle was the centre of a regional rock scene and perhaps The Daily Flash were one group from that scene who had the talent to break out nationally. The fact that they failed is a mystery.
They relocated to Los Angeles in 1966 and made a name for themselves playing numerous gigs at The Whiskey A Go Go. The group even secured performances on TV shows, Boss City and The Girl From U.N.C.L.E.
'The French Girl' was released during late January 1967 but made little impression in most areas apart from Seattle where it went Top 10. It's such a great baroque pop highlight and deserved a better fate.
Surprisingly, it's only been compiled once before, way back in 1988 on the vinyl LP Baubles collection put out by Big Beat.
THE DAILY FLASH - The French Girl
|this pic taken from here|
|KRLA Beat 13/08/66|
|this pic taken from my Daily Flash album on Psycho Records|