This week, DIY Pop upstart Polly Cash launched her debut EP, Trip2020. It’s a group of songs that comply with the highs & lows of a twenty-something lady, releasing her first bunch of songs within the strangest of occasions with sturdy themes surrounding sexuality and age. We caught up with Polly under.
How’s lockdown been for you, Polly?
Ah man lockdown’s been weeeirdd. Since I began music I’ve by no means gone this lengthy and not using a reside gig however it’s been a great time to get my guitar chops as much as scratch, I wanna be shredding by the point exhibits begin up once more so I’ve been doing numerous that. It seems you positively get extra drunk on a zoom get together than a celebration irl. I’ve been writing a good quantity, speaking tons with family and friends and enjoying numerous ping pong so all in all lockdown hasn’t been so unhealthy.
You’ve managed to maintain busy, and have an EP titled “Trip2020” this week. Are you able to inform us a bit about what it’s about?
Nicely to be sincere I really feel like my Twenties to this point have been a bit trippy. I’ve skilled my greatest highs and lows previously few years and the yr 2020 looks like the height of all of it so it felt becoming to name this assortment of songs Trip2020.
Who’s music have you ever been listening to most for inspiration?
Caroline Polachek for positive, I feel she’s so dope! Her music got here out and it felt so recent and an actual jet of inspiration for me. I like a gentle mixture of Daniel Ceaser, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Muna and HER for present inspirations.
What do you hope listeners will tackle board from listening to your music?
I hope listeners discover issues they relate to in my music like I discover in so lots of the musicians I take heed to. I write rather a lot about love and that’s one thing everybody has felt not directly so I hope no less than one particular person listens to my music and feels it displays their experiences. For me this is applicable particularly to any queer listeners on the market, as regardless of the emergence of numerous unbelievable lgbtq+ artists I nonetheless really feel there’s a particular lack of queer voices within the mainstream.
What’s 2021 bought in retailer for you?
Nicely hopefully we’ll all be gigging once more! Positively extra music – we’ve bought a stack of songs racking up so it’s onto the following undertaking and making that sound considerably prepared for the world.
Watch the racy new video for “In The Darkish” under: