The song sounds indistinguishable from many of The Beatles wannabes at that time. Faced with losing their recording contract if they didn't produce a hit sooner rather than later, the band persevered. Guitarist Dave Davies (younger brother of Ray) never lost hope:
We were too energized to worry about that. We knew that we were going to make it.Davies went on to invent another guitar sound that changed rock when the band recorded "You Really Got Me" in two takes later that summer.
Wild and crazy guitar solo by Dave Davies at 1 min 12 secs.