The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Indie

Jade Imagine

Emerging Melbourne three-piece jade imagine offer a seamless blend of synthwave & art-rock. After signing to Courtney Barnett's Milk! Records for their debut EP in 2017 and supporting Julia Jacklin on tour last year, the band have recently signed to London-based record label Marathon Artists.

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A Carnage in the Lovetrees

We are A Carnage in the Lovetrees. We formed in Chicago and now live in Seattle. This is the title track from our third record, Fires, released in April 2019 on Department of Sound & Magic.

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O. Girdler

O. Girdler is the pseudonym of London-based artist, Oliver Girdler. His debut single ‘Yeah, I Got Sick’ is a sanguine ode to self-belief: about dispelling clouds of doubt to emerge in a more positive, brighter light. It was self-produced by Oliver and mixed by Saddle Creek artist Sam Evian.

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Shanghai Blues

Having received support from NME, Clash Magazine and Music Week, been placed on Spotify’s The Indie List, Hot New Bands and Fresh Finds, plus selling out headline shows across the nation, alternative rock quartet Shanghai Blues are back bigger and better than ever.

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Overgrow

Overgrow is an indie emo band from Columbus, OH! "The Earth Will Swallow Me Whole" is our new single off our upcoming sophomore EP 'The Name We Share', slated for release May 3rd through Common Ground Records!

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HEYUP

Hey, we are HEYUP! We are a Glasgow alternative/indie band formed of brothers Callum and Luc Grindle with friend Chris Devine on bass. Our single Only A Game is an introspective song about moving on from difficult times in life. We collaborated with friends to film the video on no budget.

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The Racket

Hi we're The Racket, 4 piece band from Widnes formed in 2017 we've played a series of sold out headline shows, supported acts on tour and played a few festivals. Give us a listen

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Goodland

Heyo! We're Goodland, an emo band from Stevens Point, WI founded in 2017. We just released our sophomore EP 'Like All Else' on April 5th! We're just three guys who like to write sad jams and play videogames.

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Aunt Margaux

Aunt Margaux channels the elements from her music scene which combine tension between harmonies, extended improvisation, and the desire to write a memorable tune, into her playing style. Life is hard. Aunt Margaux makes it better.

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Zephyranthes

Born of a mutual love for Trailer Park Boys and The Matrix, our music is a dirty stew of whacked out prog and punk-inspired minimalism. Our latest, Zephyranthes III, dips into the dimebag to find a handful of radioactive sonic nuggets.

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Further North

Hi, we are Further North, an Indie/Pop-Punk band out of North Texas. We would love for you to consider listening to our new EP, “Under the Clouds.”

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TAMSYN

Hey Guys, we're TAMSYN primarily an Indie Rock / Pop band from Manchester but we believe our new single ''Forever Is Now'' will appeal more to the ''Pop-punk'' lovers out there! We think it's an absolute banger and we hope you think so too!

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Movement At Night

Hey guys! We are Movement At Night, a French Indie/Pop-Punk band, we’ve just released two songs and a music video. We like to mix many influences, bringing heavy pop and pop-punk melody, throwback to the late 2000s! We'll hope you enjoy it!

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New Rebel Cult

We are New Rebel Cult an indie/punk 4 piece based in Glasgow. We play punchy energetic tunes with infectious melodies and honest lyrics. We want to give people something to relate to, something to shout about and somthing to be apart of.

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Mobilities

We are Mobilities, a 4-piece progressive indie group based in Portland, OR. We recently released a new song and live video of Ursa. Please see additional info below. Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B9wKXIjrF8o EPK Link: https://www.mobilitiesmusic.com/epk

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Amarionette

We're Amarionette from Las Vegas. Check out our new release "Chemistry", drawing on influence from indie, rock and pop, combining big hooks with synth-fueled retro vibes.

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DAZE

DAZE formed on the skate parks of North London, and have played Camden Assembly, Dingwalls, Shacklewell Arms, Birthdays, Camden Rocks All-Dayer and Alternative Escape Festival. 'Big' is atmospheric and brooding with huge soaring guitars, and is inspired by the Tom Hanks film of the same name.

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Overgrow

Hey guys, I'm Jake from Overgrow! "No Rain" is the second single off my upcoming EP 'The House You Made', released through Common Ground Records. Thanks for listening!

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The Farewell Project

Hello fellow humans! The farewell project consists of four friends whos friendship has it’s roots back to the late 90’s early 2000’s emo/indie-scene. Our first ep is out now.

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