– ‘Doolittle’ was the Pixies second studio album and was released on April 18th 1989 (it was released in the United Kingdom on April 17)
– the album was produced by Gil Norton (Echo & the Bunnymen, Foo Fighters)
– After writing “Smells Like Teen Spirit”, both Kurt Cobain and Krist Novoselic of Nirvana thought: “this really sounds like the Pixies. People are really going to nail us for this.”
– the three singles from ‘Doolittle’ were “Here Comes Your Man,”Monkey Gone to Heaven” and “Debaser”
– On “La La Love You” David Lovering was lead vocal, and Kim Deal, Black Francis, and Joey Santiago were backup vocals
– The ‘Doolittle’ album is considered groundbreaking for alternative music. It influenced many other 90s alternative bands such as Nirvana.