The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Julien Baker

debut ep, 'in earnest'

by in earnest

Hey everybody! We're in earnest, a sad indie band and our debut ep is out right now! For fans of emotional, heartfelt lyricism and songs with meaning. We'd love it if you could go take a listen! for more info.

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by year over year

Hi everyone! I'm Dorian Pintaric and "Charm" is one of the last songs I wrote for 'The Love We Think We Deserve'. From the imagery in the music video to the lyrical content and even the simple guitar melodies, I just wanted this painful feeling. I hope you resonate with this as much as I do.

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Come Upstairs

by In Earnest

What's up Punktastic! ‘CU’ is about mental health: “My partner’s mental health struggles mean I spend every moment keeping a brave/positive face. We’re learning how to combat negative thinking, I’m usually the one who has to pull her out of waves of depression.”

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Iain Bethel

Hey guys! i'm looking for a review of my solo EP or just for you to take a listen. I supported Grant Hart(Husker Du) once. holy shit. I also play in UNDO. Iain x

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