The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Slow Crush

Set up a Camera

by Spring Silver

Started as a solo project after the dissolution of their band "Aerial View", Spring Silver is an exploration and celebration of DC multi-instrumentalist K Nkanza's identity as a queer person of color.

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Doctorpus

by Last Hyena

The concept for ‘Doctorpus’ is set in a not-too-distant future where medical professionals and doctors have all disappeared and the only things remaining in the healthcare profession are octopuses. They can multitask very well and are very cheap to pay, although basically ineffective.

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Negative (I Wish I Was)

by Lapyear

We take inspiration from early grunge, emo alongside DIY emo/punk influences, such as the likes of Oso Oso and Balance & Compsure. Lyrically, "Negative" is a subtle dig to anyone that tries to hold you back.

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