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The first thing Ryan Pollie tells me about when we start chatting is his girl problems. He's been seeing someone and now she's not taking…
James Rettig | August 13, 2014 - 10:43 am

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Ryan Pollie (fka Los Angeles Police Department) – “Blackout”

Back in 2014, the California-based musician Ryan Pollie started releasing music as Los Angeles Police Department. He put out two albums under the name, both…
James Rettig | April 2, 2018 - 9:02 am

Los Angeles Police Department – “If I Lied” Video

Back in April, Ryan Pollie released his second album as Los Angeles Police Department. "If I Lied" is one of the self-titled LP's singles, and…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | August 22, 2017 - 5:01 pm

Stream Los Angeles Police Department’s Self-Titled Sophomore Album

Ryan Pollie's second album as Los Angeles Police Department is more expansive and ambitious than the unassuming debut that led us to name him a…
James Rettig | April 21, 2017 - 1:17 pm

Los Angeles Police Department – “If I Lied”

Ryan Pollie is gearing up to release his second album as Los Angeles Police Department, also called Los Angeles Police Department (just like the first),…
James Rettig | March 30, 2017 - 12:08 pm

Premiere

Los Angeles Police Department – “Grown” Video

A little while back, Ryan Pollie's warm pop project Los Angeles Police Department shared a new song, "The Plane 2," along with news that he…
James Rettig | March 2, 2017 - 12:03 pm

Los Angeles Police Department – “The Plane 2″

We named Los Angeles Police Department a Band To Watch based on the strength of their 2014 debut, and they followed that up with a…
James Rettig | January 26, 2017 - 12:52 pm

Los Angeles Police Department – “Hard”

The beguilingly insular music that Ryan Pollie makes as Los Angeles Police Department led us to name him a Band To Watch based on the…
James Rettig | February 11, 2016 - 12:25 pm

Los Angeles Police Department – “Insecurity” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Back when I interviewed Los Angeles Police Department last year, Ryan Pollie told me about some problems he he was having with a girl at…
James Rettig | May 5, 2015 - 11:44 am

Los Angeles Police Department – “Water And Wine”

Los Angeles Police Department is the solo project of Ryan Pollie, a songwriter who never hesitates to up share his innermost insecurities. This quiet act…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | February 16, 2015 - 1:53 pm

Los Angeles Police Department – “Insecurity”

Los Angeles Police Department is the solo project of the (you guessed it) Los Angeles-based songwriter Ryan Pollie, and the last song we heard from…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | January 28, 2015 - 10:18 am

Los Angeles Police Department – “Oh Lonely Night”

For some inconceivable reason I only really like sad Christmas songs. I was probably beaming when someone introduced me to speculation that "Have Yourself A…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | December 16, 2014 - 2:25 pm

Los Angeles Police Department – “Enough Is Enough” Video (Stereogum Premiere)

Band To Watch Los Angeles Police Department's warm and pillowy self-titled debut album from earlier this year is only sounding better as the cold chill…
James Rettig | October 21, 2014 - 10:53 am

Stream Los Angeles Police Department’s Debut Album

When we named Ryan Pollie's project Los Angeles Police Department a Band To Watch earlier this month, I had this to say about his debut…
James Rettig | August 28, 2014 - 9:33 am

Los Angeles Police Department – “She Came Through (Again)”

Los Angeles Police Department first popped up on my radar earlier this year with the lo-fi punk earworm "Waste." It's the project of Los Angeles-based…
James Rettig | July 19, 2014 - 1:41 pm