The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of four-year-strong

Washed Up

by Knife Palms

Washed Up comes to you from the first Knife Palms release "So They Say (EP)". A pedal to the metal number with little time to catch your breath, Washed Up delivers a raw, go-through-the-wall blend of alternative and pop punk styles.

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Over(thinking)

by Restart Refresh

Restart Refresh is a hobby project of full-time working dads doing what we love! Over(thinking) is a track off of our debut full length album "From the Branches Above Me" which is out Dec 8! This album was written, recorded, and mixed/mastered entirely DIY and remotely - 3 years in the making!

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One More Shot ft. SoSo

by Shower Beers

Hey all, we're Shower Beers, a pop punk band from Murray Hill, New York City. We just dropped "One More Shot" off our 2nd EP "Miracle On 34th & 3rd." We got our pals in SoSo from Sydney, Australia to hop on the track. It's a ripper, be sure to check us out on Spotify for me fat riffs.

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BACKDOWN

by Drastic Park

Hey guys! We are Drastic Park from Melbourne, Australia. We recently dropped our latest single BACKDOWN which premiered on Dreambound. It was produced by Alan Day of Four Year Strong and mastered by Jay Maas of Defeater. It is the first song featuring our new lead guitarist/backing vocalist Elise

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Washed Up

by nicayba

US based nicayba brings the low-tuned drive with debut single "Washed Up". Listeners who appreciate high energy, fast-paced alternative rock with few chances to catch their breath will feel right at home. The song released 8/3 on all platforms and is part of a singles set due out early fall '23.

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River

by mirabelle.

Hi we're mirabelle. a bunch of dudes trying to sound like a californian band ind Paris, which is not easy to do as most of us are into super heavy metalcore lmao - we're basically Chunk no Captain chunk's cousins (they are actually friends of ours!) The track River is from our upcoming EP!

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Mountain Engine

by Tiger Valley Gunrun

Mountain Engine follows a 1940s Tennessee bootlegger who returned home after fighting in the Pacific and found himself running contraband. The song is the debut single from Tiger Valley Gunrun and is the title track for the EP of the same name due to release late summer/early fall 2023.

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Gravity Killer

by Pharsalia

Pharsalia loudly embraces the elder emo culture as their generational colleagues reach adulthood and hold strong to the 2000’s pop punk and Emo music that shaped their lives – in other words, it never was a phase. Gravity Killer emphasizes the sense of weightlessness during an unsalvageable breakup.

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Hyperfocused

by Wilmette

"This track is about running the fine line between pursuing your own personal goals/interests and what others expect from you. Hyperfocused is about pursuing your own personal growth without destroying the growth of others."

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Bittersweet

by GUT WRENCH

Howdy! We’re GUT WRENCH, the new down-tuned pop punk band in town. A collaboration between long-time friends Wade Hunt (vocals, Knockout Kid) and Michael Anstice (keyboards, Hinayana), we combine pop punk melodies from the 2000s with riffing on seven-string guitars - check out our first single!

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Butane Festival

by Knife Palms

Knife Palms has released a new single, "Butane Festival", which is the title track off of an upcoming two-part full length album.

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Winter Hill

by Stay Safe

Hey! We're Stay Safe from Manchester, UK- this is our latest track 'Winter Hill'- this probably is one of our favourite tracks to play live because of it's massive opening riff & the breakdown really gets people moving at shows!

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Your Move

by Swim Down

Hi! We're Swim Down, a pop punk band from Seattle. This is our first single and we hope you enjoy!

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Washed Up

by Knife Palms

Hi and I hope you like this track off of the Dead Teeth EP I put out in January. This song is about the constant, overbearing waterfall of media and content that large Hollywood companies constantly push on us in their desperation for them and the people they represent to be relevant to us.

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Drunk With My Friends

by Shower Beers

We're Shower Beers, a brand new pop-punk band based out of Murray Hill, NYC that wants to punch you in the mouth with some gigantic choruses. We are dedicated to writing music that can be featured in any future American Pie films. Give us a listen on Spotify and check us out on Instagram!

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Disarray

by Motionyear

Disarray is a metaphorical song describing a verbally abusive and controlling relationship through the lens of a plant that has been abandoned in a bedroom. The plant sits on the shelf, uncared for, and becomes covered with dust and lacking in water and nutrients.

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Drunk With My Friends

by Shower Beers

Shower Beers is based out of NYC and wants to get the boys bopping via ripping hooks, big drums, and distorted guitars. We think the world would be a better place if we brought back good old American-Pie-esque pop punk, so that's what we're going to try and do. Check us out!

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Hungover You

by We Demand Parachutes

Our new single "Hungover You" is from our new EP Outside The Null Field, produced by Alan Day of Four Year Strong and out in November. The video drops on September 9, just before we play Blue Ridge Rock Festival in Virginia.

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Somewhere

by Bornside

Hi! We're Bornside from Lyon. “Somewhere” is the 3rd single from our first EP, “Light Rain & Dick Moves” released on 19/09/2022. It's about the questions we all have, every day. Whether it’s about our place in today’s society, our place in the workplace, in our family or in our group of friends.

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Fine

by Bornside

You might be already back to school/work but we hope to bring you back on holiday with our new music video 🏝 Stay tuned for more cool things pretty soon 😏

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