The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of explosions-in-the-sky


by Montear

This track helped me connect with my younger self by invoking that nostalgic feeling when looking back on childhood memories. As a result of those memories, I began writing my first song and ‘Breathless’ was born, symbolising the early life of my musical journey.

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Finish It

by Align in Time

My name's John Boles and I release music under the alias Align in Time. "Finish It" is the first track revealed off of my second album, On a Spiral (out 6/19). My music is a mix of what I love about the dynamics and epic builds of post-rock with the more direct, raw energy of pop rock.

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by Three Days from Retirement

Hey everyone. We are Three days from Retirement, a post rock instrumental band from Edinburgh, Scotland. We make the most Euphoric, Epic, Walls of Sound in the UK right now. Dont miss out and join us on our journey. Watch our track 'Mandy' now, and be prepared for your mind to be blown. 3DFR

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Unlike the typical post-rock genre tropes, ALTAS delves deep in Rhodes electric piano, cumbia and jazz grooves with post-rock heft. Composed mostly of women and minorities, the band is somewhat an anomaly in the genre. 3 members hail from Mexico, others of Mexican-American descent.

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Hey everyone! We are Blueroom, a Philadelphia based indie rock band taking influences from film scores, post rock, and alternative rock to create our own dreamy blend of sounds. "Intertidal" is the single from our debut album "Laurentide" and does a great job encapsulating our sound!

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Degree of Arc

Hi, We're Degree of Arc, a post-rock band from West Sussex, UK. We have a new album coming out April 6th and currently streaming a track from the album called 'Defilade' which is available for immediate download when pre-ordering on Thank you!

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This Patch Of Sky

This The Echelon Effect remix of This Patch Of Sky's "Pale Lights" marries two of the most highly-regarded acts in the world of atmospheric, instrumental music.

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