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"Who's ready to die alone?" isn't getting any less effective as a refrain. So goes Poliça's "Raw Exit," the title track from the all-new EP that comes packaged with the deluxe reissue of last year's…   Read Story »
Poliça are getting ready to release a deluxe edition of their second album, Shulamith, and today they share a cover of Leslie Gore's classic bubblegum-pop hit "You Don't Own Me." They give the song…   Read Story »
Minneapolis synth-pop pros Poliça released their impressive sophomore effort Shulamith last fall. Now a deluxe edition of the album including new music is in the works. The deluxe Shulamith comes…   Read Story »
The Bumbershoot Festival goes down in venues around Seattle every year on Labor Day weekend, and the lineup for this year's festivities on 8/30-9/1 just came out. As usual, it's a unique assembly of…   Read Story »
The Minneapolis synthpop trio Poliça released their very good sophomore album Shulamith a few months ago, and their new video strings together the last two songs on that LP, "I Need $" and "So…   Read Story »
The great Minneapolis synth-pop group Poliça (can you believe these guys are American and Chvrches are the ones from Scotland?) took to Jimmy Kimmel Live last night with a pair of performances. On…   Read Story »
When I chatted with Wayne Coyne earlier this month there was so much to cover that we didn't even get around to the Flaming Lips' promised LP-length cover of the Stone Roses' self-titled debut --…   Read Story »
The synthy, R&B-flavored Minneapolis group (and Gayngs offshoot) Poliça built themselves a ground-up audience with their cult-fave 2012 album Give You The Ghost, and now they've already followed it…   Read Story »
Minneapolis synthpoppers Poliça's video for "Warrior Lord," a song from their forthcoming album Shulamith, is about two girls swimming in a lake. Or, anyway, that's all it's about on paper. In…   Read Story »
With every release this year Poliça have moved into darker and darker territory. First there was the brutally violent and disturbing video for "Tiff" (featuring Justin Vernon), then the bloody cover…   Read Story »