-Interview- Problem With Polly (11/28/21)

Problem With Polly talks about their unique sound, dealing with COVID and much more.


From: Indiana
Sounds like: Hard Rock/Pop/Metal

1. How did you get started with music and how did you develop your sound? Who thought of the name “Problem with Polly" and is there any meaning behind it?

Polly: The guitar players last name is Parrott.

2. What do you want people to take away from your music?

Polly: Heart.

3. How would you describe your sound to the average listener?

Polly: High Energy Hard Rock.

4. Who are three bands you’d like to tour with?

Polly: Led Zeppelin The Who and The Beatles lol. Seriously, we love such a variety of bands it wouldn’t be fair but we’ll say The Foo Fighters.

5. How has Covid affected what you do as a band?

Polly: Ya that’s a silver linings sort of situation. We were able to avoid getting sick, fortunately. So we used the time to write and give our live show some tweaking. It turned out to benefit us but we just hate to see so many people affected.

6. What’s your take on the current state of Metal/Rock?

Polly: Locally here in the corn belt the Metal scene is dominating. We love to meet and play with our local peers and there is a lot of great bands in the garage down the street from your house…wherever you live.

7. What’s the current music scene like locally there in Indiana?

Polly: Indiana is such a diverse place to live…You’d be surprised by the wide range of live music you get here.

8. What’s your take on the royalties that streaming services pay out to artists?

Polly: Lol…We get gas money for this interview right?

9. What’s next for Problem with Polly?

Polly: We are all wondering about that. We would play to goats if they were bobbing their heads…We just wanna take this as far as we can. No expectations except having fun.

10. Any shoutouts?

Polly: Ya big shoutout to FTD Entertainment!