Poised, tender, and silvery, Poliça’s refreshing blend of indie rock and R&B is both laid-back and urgent, and it’s this dichotomy that drives their slinky and fluid tunes. Stripped of the chilling, 80s-esque production that permeates their debut, Give You The Ghost, the band relies on their rhythmic sensibilities more than ever in this live session. Backed by a strong bass presence and not one, but two drummers, singer Channy Leaneagh glides her voice over her bandmates’ locked-in groove. The result is a sensual, chilled out set of songs that have made Poliça one of the year’s most talked-about new bands. Watch video from their visit to KEXP below and catch them live at Neumos on August 18th.
Breaking New Ground Together!
KEXP AND THE UWKEXP is a service of the
University of Washington
iTunes and KEXPYou can now find KEXP under "Eclectic" in iTunes after the demise of the "Public" category, to better represent the diversity of our daytime variety shows and numerous specialty programs.