The Pollyseeds just released “Up & Away,” a new track off their upcoming debut album Sounds of Crenshaw Vol. 1 (out July 14th via Ropeadope). Featuring Terrace Martin, Wyann Vaughn, Chachi, Adam Turchin, Trevor Lawrence, and Marlon Williams
The Pollyseeds is a collaborative group of A-list producers, musicians, and creators including Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper, Robert â€œSputâ€ Searight, Rose Gold, Craig Brockman, and more. Along with his 2016 Grammy nominated album Velvet Portraits, the group’s founder Terrace Martin is known for his work with artists like Kendrick Lamar, Herbie Hancock, Snoop Dogg, and YG. So far, Sounds of Crenshaw Vol. 1 has been praised by Rolling Stone, Pitchfork, Stereogum, The New York Times, The FADER, Billboard, Consequence of Sound, and more.
“To honestly express yourself at a high level while paying homage, yet being current and innovating the times… is The Pollyseeds,” Pollyseed Robert Glasper says of the project. Continuing with the theme of innovation, Pollyseed Rose Gold says “the band is about progression. Never becoming comfortable. Always growing. And always pushing the envelope.”