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Bands and new music for fans of billy-talent



We are South Wales post-hardcorers ICANTDIE and we'll unleash our new EP, Errors, on Friday 17th November. We have also just revealed our brand new single and video, Teaser, .

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17 Cigarettes


Ever have one of those long cigarette breaks where you contemplate all those choices in your life that will affect your future? Our song “17 Cigarettes” is inspired by the struggle of getting older, especially in your late teen years.

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by Draygon Lotter

Sup, I'm Draygon Lotter but my mates often call me Dray, this track is called 10-34(police code for riot) just by the title you can already guess the atmosphere of the song, it's fast paced, heart pumping and filled with rage. It's perfect for bar fights or if you're fixing on rioting

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by The Hot Takes

The Hot Takes are three-piece prog punk rock band from London, United Kingdom. Featuring three antipodean ex-pats, the band pride themselves on a kinetic live show, with huge catchy hooks, thunderous riffs and a party vibe.

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by Snumen

Hey folks, we're Snumen from Germany (Bavaria) and this is the pre single "2084" of our upcoming EP "No Way Out", which is the first chapter of our concept album "The Aftermath". It's a fast paced punk track with some small screams and a long slow outro.

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Small Doses

by The Dent Act

Hi guys, we're The Dent Act, a three piece alt-rock band from Portsmouth. Small Doses is our third single and we think you'll quite like it. Get your vaccine in your arm, and this song in your ears. Not the other way round.

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Take Me Back

by All Fall Down

We’re All Fall Down, the band that Boris Johnson doesn’t want you to hear, from the punk rock music capital of the world, Peterborough!! This is our debut single Take me Back and if you love bands like Propaghandi, Billy Talent, Four Year Strong and Strung Out then this song was made for you!!

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Old Tattoo

by The Dent Act

Hi everyone. We're The Dent Act and this is our debut single 'Old Tattoo'. Is there that one person from your past that you've never really been able to forget? This song is about that. Enjoy!

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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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The Power

by James Kennedy

Hey Punks, this is James Kennedy and this is my new song 'The Power' from my new album 'MAKE ANGER GREAT AGAIN' coming September 25th. It's a friendly little ode to Trump, Boris & whichever evil douche is screwing your country up! Play it loud, play it proud, get active & Make Anger Great Again!

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Long Live The King

by HyperFox

HyperFox are a Punk Dubstep trio from Norwich with unique style music and energy driven live shows. We have a real DIY ethic and loads of fun :) We have just released our newest EP "Seeing is Believing". Check it out! Oli, Max & Luke (HyperFox)

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Face the Day

by The Cryptics

In our 12 years together, we have released 3 studio albums, toured internationally and directly supported some of our fave artists. We've just unveiled a video for 'Face The Day', a song taken from our upcoming record, 'Continuous New Behavior'. If you're into punk rock, make sure you check it out!

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Something to Believe

by Stand Up Stacy

Hey Punktastic readers, we are Stand Up Stacy, a punk rock band hailing from Munich, Germany! We've recently dropped a new video for our single 'Something To Believe'. If you're into bands such as Sum 41, Blink 182 or Billy Talent, you should like our sound. New record out in 2020, stay tuned :D

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Dead Extras

We’re Dead Extras, a loud, chaotic band from Leeds. We also live above a funeral home, which is handy because the neighbours don’t complain. We play a loud, intense and furious hybrid of punk rock. New single Affluenza out 26.04.2019

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HyperFox are a Punk, Beatbox Dubstep trio from Norwich. You haven't heard anything like us before. Punk dubstep with pop culture references. We are a completely unique band, incredible energetic entertainers, and you have to check us out!

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Travis Marc

We are very excited to share music from Travis Marc's solo album (from Dead Days) with all parts recorded by him alone (vocals, guitar, drums).

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Friday's Spirit

Hi, we're Friday’s Spirit, a punk rock band hailing from Salzburg, Austria. After an EP titled “Parts”, released in 2017, we are now back with a brand new single, titled “TSTT”. A single that will definitely please the fans of Billy Talent! Enjoy :)

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A Night In November

Oh hi. We are a cheeky little pop punk band based in Leeds called 'A Night in November'. We've just dropped our debut E.P. called 'Smug and Pointless' and we want you to check it out and come party at a show with us! People have even been known to crown surf in our party doughnut! Give us a listen!

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