The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Elliott Smith


Sloucher is a guitar-rock quartet based in Seattle. Their debut album "Be True" is out November 16 on Swoon Records. "Up & Down" is their new video that premiered on Stereogum yesterday.

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Perhapsy is the solo project of musician/graphic-artist Derek Barber, guitarist and songwriter of Bay Area-based groups Curls (Christopher Owens of Girls), Bells Atlas, and contributor to Astronauts, etc. and Madeline Kenney.

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