Live Music: The Pollocks

The Pollocks started around a kitchen table and a bottle of brown liquor. Around 2008, they had more songs than sense and decided that they were just as entitled to glory and riches as anybody. It’s not a complicated process- you turn on the machines, plug in and give up your ghost. Then again, there’s the job, sickness, breakups, jealousy, hangovers, weather… So through thick and thinner, they keep cranking out the widgets- flushing money down the toilet and swan-diving into the madness of it all. They play shows. They reflect. The songs pile up…