Mom Jeans is an effortlessly likeable group of dudes who proudly embrace their love for sad punk and emo. The weed-loving quartet is lauded for stream-of-consciousness lyrics and energetic performances that prompt audiences to shred their worries and simply bounce along. By trading the sappy for the heartfelt, and the melodramatic for the truthful, Mom Jeans creates a brand of emo that is self aware but not self-indulgent
You can visit their facebook page here, or take a listen to their Californian emo delight below.
Just Friends is another American Emo band from California, with music that has been described as "emo jazz". You can visit their facebook page here, or listen to a sample of their tunes down below.
Shortly is a solo project belonging to Detroit native Alexandria Maniak. In just over a year after her single "Matthew" produced by Mat Kerekes, she has been able to share the stage with artists like Mitski, Title Fight, and Jeff Rosenstock.
You can find the link to her facebook here, and her single "Matthew" down below