The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of the-hotelier

It's Like Losing Everything

by Good Things

Hey ya'll! We're Good Things - a punk band from NY. Our new single and music video "It's Like Losing Everything" is hopefully right up your alley. We try to write gut-wrenching lyrics paired with punk-influenced smart songwriting. Hope you like it!

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holy shit

by Glow & The Dark

This EP is about the people, places, and things that become holy in your world when you’re in a relationship, and what happens to them when the relationship comes to an end. I wrote these songs in a journal on a long tour trying to heal from a breakup as well as the passing of a friend.

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a room filled with bees

by peregrine

This is the last single off our upcoming LP, "the awful things we've done". We are a music collective from Worcester, MA, and have spent the last two and a half years refining these songs. We hope you like them.

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Journey Proud

by Tree River

Hi gang! If you like face melting bangers and catchy hooks then Tree River are for you. Based in New York, the bands new album Time Being is charming, anthemic, raging and loud. You don't want to miss it.

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by Donut Boy

We are Donut Boy, a three piece punk band from Washington, DC. On Tuesday, January 26 we will release a five track EP titled The Before Times. The Before Times features a mix of grungy, punk riffs and captivating choruses, juxtaposed against honest, and often political, vocal lines. Hope you enjoy!

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If You Don't Matter, Nothing Does


On I’LL BE HONEST, the band celebrates a stirring mixture of emo and skate-punk in the tradition of great genre representatives such as Spanish Love Songs, The Hotelier or The Wonder Years, but still achieves a new independent sound with an inimitable DIY attitude and an infinite joy of playing.

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Lost in Blue

by Dancer

Hey, we're Dancer from Portland, ME. Check out our new single and music video for "Lost in Blue". The track is taken from our debut EP, set to drop later this year.

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You Get a Lot Done Without a TV

by Topiary Creatures

Hi, we're Topiary Creatures! We're a Bay Area band who plays thrashy, sparkly, intricate indie-rock. This song was written about not watching TV or dating people, and how surprisingly similar those two things feel. Keep an eye out for our debut LP this summer.

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Kissed By The Stars

by doubting

We're an Irish emo/pop(-ish) punk band and this is the first real track we're putting out, following the release of some self-recorded (read: shite quality) demos we put out last year. Our new track is hopefully the first of many and features a mix of sounds from pop-punk to emo to post-rock.

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I Know Who You Are

by Ackerman

Hey everyone! I'm a Long Island-based audio engineer, and just put out my first full length emo/punk record! Here is the first single from that record! You can find it everywhere and I hope you enjoy.

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Mom's Marines

by Majjin Boo

New single from Richmond, VA math rock band Majjin Boo, the song is called 'Mom's Marines' and it's taken from their upcoming album on EggHunt Records called 'Go Between', which is out on November 1st.

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Bad Heart

by Overgrow

Overgrow is an indie emo band from Columbus, OH. This is their new single "Bad Heart" off their upcoming sophomore EP 'The Name We Share', slated for release May 3rd through Common Ground Records.

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by The Carolyn

Hey guys, we're The Carolyn! We're set to release our debut LP, “This Will Begin to Make Things Right” via Atlanta indie label 59 X Records this summer. In the meantime, you can discover below our single "A.M."... We hope you'll like it! :)

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Harmless Like You

sad music by sad people for sad listeners. we put together a bunch of songs that helped us to vent out our emotions about being left behind and heartbroken.

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I Feel Fine

Hi there, we're I Feel Fine from Brighton and we're happy to present you our first ever EP, released on Failure By Design.

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