The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Cancer Bats

Shitty City, Baby


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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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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Broken Lungs

Loud, fast noise from Birmingham, formed at the start of 2018. Our new EP 'Cultural Decay' is released on 8th March 2019.

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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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