Tag Archives: Polica

2012 Top Ten List Spotlight: Cheryl Waters

For the rest of the year, we’ll be spotlighting our KEXP DJs Top Albums of 2012, leading up to our 2012 Top Album Countdown, as voted on by our listeners! Voting ends on Friday, December 21st, so let us know your favorites now, and tune in on Friday, December 28th to hear if your picksRead more...

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Live Review: Poliça w/ Supreme Cuts @ Neumos 8/17

KEXP favorite Poliça tore the roof off of Neumos last Friday with an excellent set from both them and their tour opener, Chicago electronic group Supreme Cuts. Put together, it was a dark and provocative evening of good music that got everyone’s weekend off to a good start. Despite some equipment issues, Supreme Cuts wereRead more...

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Wednesday Music News

After announcing their first album in five years last month, San Diego’s Pinback have released more details about the forthcoming Information Retrieved. The ten-track effort features the A-sides of the Information Retrieved Pt. A and Part. B 7″s (“Sherman” and “True North”, respectively) and the band is streaming the opening track, “Proceed To Memory” overRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

Another special week of shows lies ahead. On Tuesday, we spend the first of two nights with the talented Sierra Leone Refugee All Stars at the Triple Door. Also on Tuesday, we have Jack White and Pokey LaFarge & The South City Three at WaMu Theater. Cold Specks are at Barboza on Wednesday night and then things start really heatingRead more...

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Live Video: Poliça

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 liveRead more...

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Sasquatch! Music Festival: Day 1

Allen Stone and his band were the first act on the mainstage Friday night, and without a doubt, they opened up Sasquatch! with a bang. Stone’s set was 45 minutes of pure energy. He played all of the crowd favorites, including “Sleep”, “Satisfaction”, “Unaware”, and his wonderful version of Bob Marley’s classic “Is This Love”.Read more...

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Sasquatch! has arrived!

For those of us out here at the Gorge, Memorial Weekend has started. Camping grounds are packed full of tents and cars are blowing their speakers on pump up tunes. Waiting in massive lines exchanging tickets for wristbands, we got to meet new friends and share our love for the bands we are excited toRead more...

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Song of the Day: Poliça - Amongster

Every Monday through Friday, we deliver a different song as part of our Song of the Day podcast subscription. This podcast features exclusive KEXP in-studio performances, unreleased tracks, and recordings from independent artists that our DJs think you should hear. Each and every Friday we offer songs by local artists. Today’s song, featured on theRead more...

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Live Around Town This Week

We’ve got a sweet list of shows this week, just in time for Valentine’s Day. First, Gary Clark Jr. brings his smooth Austin sounds to a sold-out Crocodile tonight. On Tuesday, you can take your valentine to a great show at Neptune Theatre with Dr. Dog. On Thursday, the highly anticipated (and sold out!) Little BigRead more...

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