The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of cancer-bats

Basic Principles

by MILLINER

We are Milliner, a 2 piece assault . Featuring members of Jaya The Cat And Barstool Preachers, our aim is to create a wall of noise you can’t ignore. Big riffs, blaring vocals and blistering drums ensure that we leave our mark. We Have 2 Ep's Released and a debut album in production

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Dragged Up

by Fangs Out

Having released our "Curse Words" EP last year, We are back with our new single "Dragged Up" which is taken from the upcoming new EP "Pretty Bleak". "Dragged Up" is a plain and simple rager that'll turn your face into a puddle on the floor...so you best get a mop ready"

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Sideroads

by Choices Made

We're a Toronto-based hardcore/punk band who have had a busy year through 2020 releasing a handful of singles including "Sideroads" January, 2021.

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Manipulate Me

by Mediaslaves

Heavy punk rock from Vancouver, Canada. This music video is D.I.Y. and weird af. No budget, no crew. Just a fun day for da boiz with some old Halloween costumes.

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Whiskiegh Couke

by Dead Slow

Dead Slow formed in February 2019 as a 5 piece head banging bunch of wronguns heavily influenced by the stoner rock / punk & metal scene,. The band smashed on to the scene with their first show in September 2019 and have continued to play to growing audiences since.

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Shitty City, Baby

by BRASHER

Punk Rock from the European Union! This track you're (hopefully) listening to is from our debut album out on December 13th. We like chunky riffs, gang vocals, sub-par production and being cross at the Tories so if you're into any of that then you'll probably love us!

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Dead Retinas

We're Dead Retinas, a 4 piece hardcore punk band from Manchester. Known for our hectic and flamboyant stage shows and our intense and thought-provoking jams. Combining hardcore, punk, movie references and queer culture, we're the band you didn't think you need......but you do need it.

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Chaos Reigns

We are Chaos Reigns, and our live shows are dangerous. Check out our debut music video for our latest single 'Peripheral', learn the words and come and scream along at one of our gigs.

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NEWMEDS

Comprised of veteran members of long-established and respected names from the heavy music scene including Winterfylleth, Drowners, The Colour Line and Outspoken Silence, this is abrasive, high-energy punk’n’roll.

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MSRY

Miserable hardcore trio MSRY have released a hard-hitting video for their latest track “Broken Teeth”, taken from their upcoming EP “Safety First”. The video features evocative visuals and an appearance from guest vocalist Thomas Smith of Lifetight.

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