The press quickly agreed where the journey is heading: If “Augsburg’s answer to The Knife” (Bayern 2) or “80s nostalgia flashback” for fans of “Stranger Things” (PULS). Let’s go back to the past!
After spending a short time working in the studio, Anastasiya and Moritz discovered their passion for a certain style that combines influences of dream pop and electronic music, tapes from the 80s and the indie-disco sound. Polaroyds embodies the metaphor of the precious moments in life, that also contain a dark side due to their their elusiveness. These pictures are captured by their honest lyrics that have a melancholic, romantic touch and their sound that creates a stormy yet fragile mood.
In November 2017 their debut single ‘The One‘ was immediately featured in various playlists, running heavy rotation on national radio and even reached the Top 10 of the German Viral Charts. The renowned Zündfunk picked their first songs (“The One“, “Sirens“) for its year end lists. They developed a live performance, followed by first concerts in student clubs and on festival stages and and both worked tirelessly on their sound and their songs.
In May 2020 the time has finally come: After a long wait the debut EP “Polaroyds” will be released with seven shiny synth pop songs. Let’s go back to the past, you know!