Jacuzzi Boys perform Friday at Fillmore Miami Beach

Indie rockers the Jacuzzi Boys released their new single "Double Vision" this week, and will kick off their national summer tour Friday night at the Fillmore Miami Beach. (Christiaan Lopez-Miro/Courtesy / May 29, 2013)

As much as we wanted Jacuzzi Boys' new single "Double Vision" to be a psych-rock cover of Foreigner's classic hit, we are nevertheless satisfied by the Miami trio's stutter-heavy single.

The garage-rock band's latest song is off their eponymous new album "Jacuzzi Boys," due out in September, but the pre-summer jam couldn't be better-timed for South Florida. The Boys' "Double Vision" is awash in sun-soaked layers of synth and plucky guitar chords from bassist Danny Gonzalez.

Nasally frontman Gabriel Alcala cruises through the New Wave-reminscent track, perhaps channeling the Cars' Ric Ocasek as he drones lyrics about the slow decay of love. "T-t-t-t-t-, You got to take it apart," Alcala stutter-sings, before the song morphs into a ponderous, fuzz-rock instrumental.




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More satisfying than the track itself, perhaps, was the circumstance that spawned the song's creation. As Alcala recalls to Rolling Stone: "It was the right night to record 'Double Vision.' We left the liquor store with all the ingredients to make tequila sunrises."

The indie-rockers, who are releasing a seven-inch record in June, are kicking off their summer tour Friday night at the new backstage venue at the Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach. Doors open at 9 p.m. with local openers Nerve City, Cop City Chill Pillars and DJ Alex Caso. Admission is $5. Info: 305-673-7300 or FillmoreMB.com.

Check out SouthFlorida.com's interview with Jacuzzi Boys's Alcala, conducted in 2012, by visiting here.