Back in late 2014, Pearls signed to the Dot Dash / Remote Control Records for the worldwide release of their debut album Pretend You’re Mind on February 20. Pearls joined Remote Control Records ever increasing Australian roster which already includes the likes of Courtney Barnett, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Client Liaison, Saskwatch, Klo, Velociraptor & Sunbeam Sound Machine. Today they premiered their first single “Big Shot.”
Today, the band have released the Benny Montero-directed clip for their first single “Big Shot.”
Melbourne three-piece Pearls formed in 2011 and since then have made shimmering sounds that float above their peers. In their time as a band Pearls have supported the likes of Kurt Vile, Marnie Stern, Sons & Daughters, and a myriad of local bands including Crime and City Solution, Total Control & New War. In 2013 Pearls released a split 7” on Glaswegian label RE:PEATER Records and recorded a cover of the Standells’ ‘Dirty Water’ for an Australian 40th Nuggets compilation.