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Dead Ground

Expressing an intoxicating sound that is raw, atmospheric and engulfing, Dead Ground strive to create music that holds true value built upon integrity and honesty. The alternative trio release their striking new single, 'We All Feel The Same', on Friday 12th October.

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Fistymuffs

Hi, we're Fistymuffs. We write songs about the fucked-up nature of late stage capitalism, moving past patriarchal norms and surviving abusive relationships. We're always talking about getting matching jackets some day, but can't decide on the colour.

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Lake Acacia

Lake Acacia are an alt-rock band hailing from Banbury, consisting of Adam Budd, Tim Groethe and Joe Homer. Having formed in 2016, Lake Acacia's music has gained exposure from the likes of BBC Introducing with comparisons to Royal Blood, Don Broco and Muse.

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Molly & The Krells

Sydney based punk band Molly & The Krells bring to the front a righteous retaliation to heartbreak, hate, and the clichés and hypocrisy that encompass the different personalities of millennials.

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Not Robots?

Good day Punktastic readers! We are Not Robots? A 4 piece post punk band from Edinburgh who make bombastic noise and confuse people into thinking we are in fact not robots? We recently released our debut single, it's pretty damn cool and we believe all ears should be deafened by it.

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Private Vandals

We are a brother and sister led band from Austin, Tx. We enjoy D&D and doing shit differently. We were honored to have a baller producer want to work with us named Frenchie Smith (Dandy Warhols, Jet, The Darkness, etc...) We are Private Vandals and we are loyal forever!

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Science Club

Science Club has spent a decade thinking about one thing: personal failure expressed via sloppy punk. After great consideration, it has come to the determination that people are collectively worse than we are individually, yet the place would be worse without you. At least we're in it together.

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Shakers

Shakers are Pat Stahl, Jon Stahl & Joe Marino. We're veterans of the South Florida punk world starting back in 1994, been making music and playing shows ever since. Call it "Pop Punk" if you will, but you'll find an aggressive blend of punk, hardcore, and rock & roll sure to get your blood moving!

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Shanghai Blues

I wanted to introduce to you the indie rockers Shanghai Blues, returning with ‘Lies’ after playing alongside Palace and receiving support from the likes of NME, Music Week and London Evening Standard.

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Smokin' on Planes

We're a melodic, garage rock trio from Washington, DC that's often compared to The Replacements and Ryan Adams. We also get compared to garage bands veering toward the pop-punk/catchy end of the spectrum.

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The Groves

We are a London based 4 piece, indie-punk band. We've been gigging around town for the past 12 months and are midway through completing our as yet untitled first album. The cunningly titled 'The Groves EP' is available on spotify/itunes/applemusic etc now!

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The Let Down

We are a 5 piece from Reading, UK aged between 17-22. This is our first demo. We are trying to revive the pop punk / emo scene in the UK! Help us do that! Our demo is available for download from Soundcloud - only 100 copies are available.

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Vulgarians

‘Dead People Are Easier To Love’ marks an assertive step forward for the group’s sound, turning to 80s synthesisers and the likes of Cold Cave and John Maus for inspiration. Penned just 72 hours before the band were set to record with Greaves, the new single captures a sonic and lyrical urgency.

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Mirrors For Psychic Warfare

We are the heavy industrial duo Mirrors For Psychic Warfare, you might know us best as Scott Kelly from Neurosis and Sanford Parker from Buried At Sea. Today we're sharing the turbulent and churning rhythmic machinations of our new track "Tomb Puncher" taken from I See What I Became (Neurot)

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BabyOil and Beef

Oy Oy an offering from anonymous Brighton punk outfit - we come, we go, we like it like that. Want you to listen and like - don't care about money or getting known

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BarCreeps

Hey Punktastic, we're streaming our album 'Human Remains' from our bandcamp site. Over the past couple of years we've released EPs on Little Rocket Records, Disconnect Disconnect, and Dirty Sushi.

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Bob Vylan

We're Bob Vylan a London based two-piece punk band that incorporates Hardcore punk, rap, and grime all into one disgustingly macabre but honestly beautiful package. We are also truly D.I.Y. meaning we produce, record, mix and master everything by ourselves. We have no outside help whatsoever.

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GUTS.

Hello there! We're a band called GUTS. from Lincoln. We play grunge flavoured, anthemic powerpop bangers with a britpop-esque snottiness and swagger. Check out our new single 'Hush', the first track released from our upcoming EP, recorded and mixed by the legendary Bob Cooper.

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Mod Hippie

Mod Hippie is an L.A. garage pop collective fronted by singer/songwriter Doug McGuire and backed by three generations of L.A. pop tradition, including alumni from The Beach Boys, X and the Standells. Their third album, WANNABE NOBODY, comes out on October 5th and is available for pre-order now.

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no reception.

Hey everybody! I'm Claire and I make up the one woman pop-punk band that is no reception. "Time to Kill" is a taste of my upcoming EP, See Through, and through its crunchy guitars and angsty pop vocals it tells the familiar story of putting more into a relationship than you are getting back.

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