Pollens beautiful vocals are much more vibrant than this wack photo.
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  • Pollens' beautiful vocals are much more vibrant than this wack photo.

Pollens are the Harlem Globetrotters of vocal harmonies and intricate arrangements. The rest of their music is sweet, too. Yes, there are Dirty Projectors similarities, but Pollens somehow come off as more ebullient and less studied, as their afternoon set at Neumos proved.