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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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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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Conspiracy

by Gardner Leonard

Hi all at Punktastic! We are Gardner Leonard! a UK based pop-punk duo consisting of Daryl Gardner & Rhiannon Leonard. Conspiracy serves as the 4th single from our upcoming debut album, and we hope you enjoy it!

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Feed The Birds

by Dearbones

Hi! We're Dearbones. We are a 4 piece alternative rock band from Boston, Massachusetts. Our new single "Feed The Birds" is about the struggle and navigation through the every day grind and to always stick by what you believe in.

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Dead to Me

by Drowning Days

Hi, we are Drowning Days. We are a pop-punk/emo band from The-Middle-of-Nowhere, UK. Our debut single "Dead to Me" is about the process of losing a to circumstances that are beyond your grasp. Hope you enjoy!

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Okay Okay

by How To Escape Reality

嗨,My name is Sam. I daydream too much. I grew up in China. How To Escape Reality is my alternative rock project and my debut EP came out on March 27. This music is who I am. These songs make me feel alive. I hope you find something in them that resonates with you.

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Little Liaison

by Ivypaint

We're Ivypaint and this is our debut music video for our song 'Little Liaison'. The song was written as a therapy of sorts after some failed relationships and questionings of mental stability, so the lyrics are as raw, authentic, and honest as humanly-possible. We hope you enjoy!

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Groan Ups

by Sadface

YO. We're Sadface, four mates who've cut our teeth on the London DIY Punk circuit. 'Groan Ups' is taken from our debut EP, 'A Tree Grew Through Me', an exploration of spiritual vice. This track critiques celebrity culture and the toxicity it perpetuates. Abrasive, frenetic, satirical. Fuck 'em all!

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On Uranus

by Morningviews

Hey guys, we're an italian band from (near) Perugia. We play a post-hardcore, post-rock hybrid built on contrappositions, from very loud to very quiet, with whispered, shouted, spoken vocals. Our lyrics are sung in english, okay, it won't be the best version of english being italian speaking dudes.

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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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Ruled By Raptors

Ruled By Raptors have just revealed a new video for the single, Time. The track is taken from the band’s debut EP, Ouroboros, which arrives via Pulse Music on Friday 7th June.

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THC Dreams

THC DREAMS offer up a fresh and animated take on emo infused rock. With a neat and solid rhythm section, thoughtful guitar work, and soaring vocals, THC DREAMS drop their spanking new single, All My Friends, on Friday 11th January 2019.

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Pinch

Hi! We're Pinch from Flint, MI. This is out first release and first single from upcoming 3 song EP "It's All Over, All Forgotten" coming out via Save Your Generation Records in November.

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Shadowboxer

We're Shadowboxer, a Norwich alt-rock quartet combining gritty and aggressive instrumentation and vocals with softer, catchier moments.

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8-Bit Heroes

In the age of Episode VIII, the 8-Bit Heroes banded together in an epic quest to rock some socks and smash some pots!

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Berliose

Hi, We are Berliose, a new emo/alt-rock band from Hungary. We just released our debut album completely DIY, and also two music videos. Thanks for checking us out!

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Shadowboxer

We're Shadowboxer, a Norwich quartet who like to play around with noisy guitars and drums. We write heartfelt lyrics and experiment with counter-melody and harmony wherever possible.

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Boat Race Weekend

We are Boat Race Weekend, an Emo/Alternative band based out of Spokane, WA. We combine our favorite elements of emo, indie, post-rock, and pop punk to our create our ambient, but hard hitting sound. Here is our music video for "Youth" from our latest album "Near & Dear" out now!

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Rad Horror

Rad Horror's video for "Teenage Love" explores the full range of the emotional spectrum that the young and lost can encounter on their search for intimacy.

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Boat Race Weekend

Boat Race Weekend is an alternative/emo/however-you-want-classify-it rock band based out of Spokane, WA. Their sound combines elements of indie, emo, and post rock to create an ambient and hard hitting sound that is uniquely their own.

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