The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of AFI

Ghost Stories

by Gloom Culture

Good evening to you wherever you are. We are Gloom Culture. We're a new hardcore band from Phoenix, Arizona and this song is from our debut album. Ghost Stories is driven by its menacing guitar riffs and its faithless gang vocals. Ultimately asking the question-Do you believe in ghosts or yourself?

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The Arsonist

by Havelocke

We're Havelocke, four best friends who bonded over our love of emo music. This is our new track 'The Arsonist' which is the second single from our new EP 'Arsonist'. The track is a throwback to the early-mid 2000s emo/post-hardcore sound and details the collapse of an old friendship.

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The Witches

by Vampire Money

Hey! We're Vampire Money, where Halloween spends the rest of the year! This is "The Witches", the lead single from our new EP "Outcast Club"! If you like your emo spooky, then turn this up!

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Vampire Eyes

by Havelocke

Hey, we're Havelocke from Sheffield. Havelocke are an Emo Hardcore band from Sheffield, UK. We play a haphazard mix of emo, post-hardcore and things horror, with big harmonies and post-apocalyptic themes.

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[Lockdown Cover] Fallen Leaves

by The Crooked

This is our twisted little version of the pop punk hit Fallen Leaves. We recorded and filmed our individual parts from the various countries we were locked down in: Canada, Germany and the Netherlands. As you can see, we took social distancing very seriously — 6500km to be exact!

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Autumn Tonic

by HazzardTron

Hey, this HazzardTron from RVA and this is my newest single called Autumn Tonic. This song celebrates the summer season changing to fall, the upcoming cannabis harvest, and how the tribulations of law tear families apart.. .

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Party Line

by Supercut

Hey everyone, we're a Belarusian punk band named Supercut and here's our brand new song Party Line. Hope you'll enjoy it, cheers!

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Sands of Fire/Seas of Ice

by Lawndale

G'day, Lawndale here! Put shortly, Lawndale is a project that followed frontman and songwriter Marcel from his desert birthplace, Australia, to his new home in Sweden. 'Sands of Fire/Seas of Ice' explores the nuances and difficulties of such a drastic change and presents it with high energy skatepunk.

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Revenge

by Voice of Dissent

Hey y'all, we're Voice of Dissent, a political based skate punk band from Buffalo NY. We just released "Revenge", which is a unique punk song with trap drums and synthesizers layered over the band.

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What's Inside My Heart

by Sklubby

What's good fellow readers!?!? We are Sklubby from Long Island, NY and today is your lucky day! Check out our new song and try not to start a circle pit wherever you may be. Good luck!

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Drowning

by Havelocke

Hi, we're Havelocke from Sheffield. This is our new single Drowning, which is a track we’ve been working on since well before the release of our last EP ‘This is Havelocke’. It's dark, gloomy and dramatic, and touches on the feeling of suffocating within our own emotions.

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Hook Line Sinker

by Beerwolf

Here's a song from our new record. It's about punching your landlord. Maybe.

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Car Bomb Attack

by The Car Bomb Parade

The Car Bomb Parade is a NYC/NJ hardcore/punk/thrash band formed on the cusp of 2014. Re-spawned in 2016 with a new lineup, new material, and a better-than-ever intensity, The Car Bomb boys/lady are hell bent on making their mark in the NYHC/punk rock community.

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batwings

Hi there! I'm James aka 'batwings' - a singer, songwriter, producer and occasional live band from South London! I describe the music as 'sadpunk' - loud, melodic punk with relatable, but bittersweet lyrics, crammed with loads of noise, energy and twists from unexpected influences! Come party!

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Chaneys

We're formed on the Halloween 2017, which fits perfectly for a horror punk band, and keep disturbing the dead since then. We're gonna be your most favourite nightmare. Check us out, if you dare!

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Idle Bones

We're Idle Bones. We are Dark, twisted, punchy punk rockers. Come aboard our Ghost Ship to join the Murder in Mystery.

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