77:78, the new project from Aaron Fletcher and Tim Parkin (The Bees), have announced details of their debut album ‘Jellies’ for Heavenly Recordings and UK festival appearances. The band has also recently unveiled ‘Love Said’, their first release for the label. This track was available previously on white label 7” (until it sold out within 48 hours of release) and was the catalyst for Heavenly Recordings to sign the band, something we told you about a while back. Set to pick up where The Bees left off, the album was recorded at Studio Hamburg on the Isle Of Wight and travels through sublime west coast harmonies, reminiscent of The Beach Boys, with the playfulness of early Syd Barrett; although crucially, the outcome is something that is 100% Fletcher and Parkin’s.
They’ve released a video for Love Said, about which Aaron from the band said:
The album can be pre-ordered via the following link: