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Polica reflect on their big year at SXSW

Credit: Photo by Ben Clark

By the time I caught up with Poli├ža they were just wrapping up their 10th show in five days, many of which were in front of capacity crowds eager to see what the much-hyped Minneapolis quartet are all about. As the band unwound, did laundry, and prepared to head back out on the road for two more weeks of tour, frontwoman Channy Leaneagh and drummer Drew Christopherson took some time to reflect on their experience at this year’s SXSW festival and all the buzz that surrounded them this year.

Listen to our full conversation below.


Photos by Ben Clark