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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Reflections

by Coffee Talk

Hi, we are a new Pop Punk Band from Germany and this is our video for our first single 'Reflections'.

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Getting The Vibes

by CRACKUPS

Hi, we're CRACKUPS from Belgium. Enjoy our kick-off single 'Getting the Vibes', a sweaty, feverish trip of garage punk madness. Check out our new album 'Greetings From Earth' releasing August 21.

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By Your Side

by Dead Reynolds

We are Dead Reynolds and we have just dropped our spanking new single and video for 'By Your Side'. The track is prised from the our sophomore EP, 'Frontier'.

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Hard Of Thinking

by Disgraceland

We're Disgraceland, 3 arrogant misfits from Devon who just want to make an unholy racket that takes the last 60 years of rock and roll history, crank up the distortion and hammer the foot to the floor.

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No Country

by dreamer//drowner

Hello! 'Birdbrains is the debut EP from Maryland post hardcore duo dreamer//drowner. Written and recorded in 24 hours with minimal edits the album features five explosive tracks of pure emotion and angst in its most frenetic and rawest form.'

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Uncle Jesse

by In Winds

Hey, this is Daniel Amaro, aka In Winds, from Colmbus, OH. I hope you enjoy my new EP, 'Everything Will Be Okay' is out now on Manic Kat Records.

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Dolphin Suicide

by Laserchrist

South east London dirty melodic psych punks Laserchrist are back with new single 'Dolphin Suicide'. It's the band's first new material since their 2018 Plasterer Records EP 'DIY-bother?' And it's heavier (and angrier) than normal.

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Crossing the Line

by Padme

We're Padme from ─░stanbul, Turkey and we've released our 3rd full length album 'The Fine Line Between Being Conscious and Self Harm' recently. This song is about hope and despair, joy and anger, and trying to survive under a neo-sultanate reign in a land stuck between the Middle East and Europe.

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Rooftops

by Pop Icons

This song is about how moving on can be for the best, but still not the easiest thing in the world to do. 'My hometown sucks' seems to be a common and overused theme in pop punk and this is just trying to show that most homes are what you make of it. We hope you dig it!

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Electric Gold

by Pure Grief

We are Pure Grief, a rock band from Caithness, in the north of Scotland. We are committed to making catchy guitar music, because guitars are still cool, right?! 'Electric Gold' is the first single to be taken from our upcoming debut album 'Loyal To No One, Local To Nowhere' out 10/07/20.

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Died

by Rain To Rust

This is the first single off our album 'Stillborn Flowers'. It is an uptempo Darkwave tune with lyrics influenced by Emil Cioran's 'A Short History Of Decay' - melancholic and straightforward at the same time.

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Arima

by Reverie

The phase of leaving is a moment that often occurs, whether it is not because of one's own will or desired by others, but they are still trying to maintain what has become their choice. From our perspective REVERIE from Surabaya created this song titled 'ARIMA'.

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Split

by Strike At Once

Hey there! This is our newest release 'Split'. We come from Finland and we are ready to play some serious crossover metal to you guys!

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Rotten

by The Tragic Company

We are an Alt Rock / Post grunge / prog rock band from Spain. We have just released our new single, ROTTEN. A track that we have produced ourselves during the Covid-19 quarantine here in Spain.

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Gun Dogs

by TOVA

Gun Dogs produced by Steph Carter ex-Gallows Songs dealing with singers depression, getting past toxic-masculine barriers with both aggressive social commentary, curious lyricism immerse fans in a frenzy of intensity & emotion.

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Animal

by Jane N' The Jungle

Jane N' The Jungle, Phoenix, AZ., Alternative Rock band lead by a strong female force, has a new single, "Animal" that dropped on April 10, 2020 produced by Grammy Award winning Producer/Engineer Chuck Alkazian. "Animal” embodies a primal earthly grit intertwining with the modern day 2020 world.

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Life is Calling

by Raphy & Adry

Hello! We are Raphy & Adry, and play heavy Rock Music with Cello, Saxophone, Drums and Vocals. This is our new Single of our first Album "Somethin' Fancy" that came out the 20th of March!

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Hard Times

by Reliance

"Hard Times" is the promoted single from Arizona skate punk band Reliance's new album “Running”. Filled with positive energy and catchy melodic hooks.

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Stranger

by All Smiles In Wonderland

Hey everyone, we are All Smiles In Wonderland, a twinkle/emo rock band from Bath, UK. This track has been in the works for a couple of years now and it's great to finally release it, expect delicate atmospheric guitars, vulnerable lyrics before exploding into high energy punk. We hope you like it.

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Out Of Time

by Columbus

This is a song I wrote about my experience with the persistent background static of worry that fills our heads, and often goes unnoticed. It’s so easy to feel an overwhelming sense of dread or helplessness towards situations in our lives, let alone towards a global pandemic disease. - Alex Moses

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