The Pickup dials you in to the latest tunes, direct from the bands themselves. From the team behind Punktastic, it's our home for new music.

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Flip a Coin (Overthinking)

by After Elmer

We're back! Our new single 'Flip a Coin (Overthinking)' kicks off a brand new series of singles we will be releasing, so get ready! Flip a Coin (Overthinking) dives into a twenty-something year old brain (again), wondering which life choices to make. A little heavy, but most of all loud and fun!

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Speechless

by Femegades

‘Speechless’: Two and a half minutes of blistering melodic punk rock that instantly brings to mind bands such as BERRIES or False Advertising, as well as the aforementioned stalwarts of the genre, Bikini Kill, it’s the perfect introduction to those unfamiliar with the band, and the EP itself.

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eclipse.

by InRetrospect

Our final single from the current_state EP cycle, ‘eclipse.’, is the darkest song that InRetrospect have written to date. Thanks to the creativity of our team we’ve managed to produce what we believe to be one of the most vivid and imaginative singles we’ve ever released.

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Dreadlocks in the Alley

by Scumbags

Scumbags is a punk rock band from Brazil founded in 2017. Relying heavily on their references, which range from classic punk like NOFX and Ramones, to something more “recent” like Green Day and Blink-182, Scumbags band produced a fast and straightforward setlist that drives their show.

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Nothing to Say

by Supersonic

Always influenced by the Grunge and Alternative Rock era of the 90's, with distorted guitars, marked bass and intense drums. Trying to rescue the essence of alternative rock from the 90s, and with lyrics that address reality, desires and disappointments.

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Cadillac

by Vini Vicious

"Cadillac" is the 4th track from the "Atelophobia" EP, and tells of how we want to buy our mommas a Caddy in a world that does not allow it Full bio: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1IUV_1hCVYR6DAMIlAGnsMNoabIZzCfzP

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Backpedal

by The Outside Kids

Hey all, we're The Outside Kids! “Backpedal” is the third teaser off our new album, Dirty Faces. It's about addiction; how happiness is denial and dopamine is a hell of a drug. Maybe some parties should end. When was the last time you checked in on yourself?

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Taking The Hood

by Bornside

Hi guys, we're Bornside, Pop Punk band from France. We all had previous musical experience that didn't work out so teamed up to come back stronger! What's as much Pop Punk as pizza? Pirates obviously, so we hope you'll enjoy or DIY pirate video!

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Biscuits

by Everyone Lies

Another up-beat punk track harking back to the sounds of the 90s punk bands ‘Biscuits’ has an important message about mental health.

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Speechless

by Femegades

Having earned an honorary Riot GRRRL badge with their debut EP 'Pornsick', the latest EP offering, 'Not All Men', picks up right where they left off. The first taste of said EP is ‘Speechless’, a Two and a half minutes of blistering melodic punk rock track.

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concussed.

by Keep Your Secrets

Hey y'all! We're a pop punk band from DC called Keep Your Secrets. We've just released our first original song as a full lineup: a fast, heavy easycore track called "concussed." We were lucky enough to work with Casey from The Wonder Years on this track, and it turned out MASSIVE. Hope you dig!

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Hibernation Summer

by Last Titans

"Hibernation Summer" is the second single from Last Titans upcoming CD, which will come out during this year 2022. It is a song with energy, nostalgic and catchy rhythm that will take you back to your teenage years.

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the best i'll ever have

by timebomb

Hey what's up! We're timebomb, a pop-punk band from the Netherlands that's inspired by bands such as blink-182 and All Time Low. We just released ''the best i'll ever have'', a gateway pop-punk song about a cute girl we fantasized about while knowing we shouldn't.. We hope you like it!

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World Less Than Plain

by Future Selves

How are we there fellow humans? We're Future Selves, a punk rock trio from Wigan (Pie, anyone?) here we are with the first single 'World Less Than Plain' from our upcoming debut album. We hope you enjoy big melodic choruses, thrashy hard hitting arrangements and lyrics inspired by the grit of life.

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Paradise

by WREX

Hey! This is our latest single Paradise, the title track off our upcoming EP! It's feisty and energetic like us!

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Eenie Menie

by Def Daze

I can’t get rid of all that noise within my head. This deafening ceaseless buzz that never fades away. I hear them talk but can't really make out the words they say.

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Summer Valentine

by LST IN HLYWD

Hey everyone, we are LST IN HLYWD -- a modern rock/pop punk band born out of the Covid Pandemic. We formed the band over Zoom and started to get bigger online before we had even practiced together or played a live show in our area!

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Sidelines

by Down And Out

We're a pop punk band from Adelaide and we just released our new track "Sidelines" that we're really excited to share with you! It's a song a lot of us can relate to, about how the rich get richer and the rest of us continue to work our fingers to the bone for those who profit off of it.

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Blurring The Lines

by Pornscars

Murder Garage Punk Rock from Berlin! We mix styles we like, write songs about f**ked up things we find interesting, and are as ugly on the inside as we are on the outside. New Album to be released later this year!

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Flip a Coin (Overthinking)

by After Elmer

Indecisiveness and intuition are the two main themes on ‘Flip a Coin (Overthinking)’. On the song the band asks themselves what paths to take in life - and if they haven’t found that path already on instinct. These questions are wrapped in a powerful track.

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