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

Rough Love

by The Downcast

Hey y'all, we're a local Toronto pop punk band called The Downcast. On the scene since 2018, we're in the midst of releasing our sophomore EP. The record is being produced by Alan from Four Year Strong, and we just released our first single titled "Rough Love". Thanks for checking it out!

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November

by VERSIVE

Hey!! We are VERSIVE, our new tune "November" just got released via Paper + Plastic Records. Alan Day of Four Year Strong invited us out to Massachusetts to record some music and this song was a result of it! I hope you enjoy it. We are loud, rumbustious and most importantly, honest in what they do.

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NO MEMES

by A NEW HOPE

Formed by a group of unlikely friends with the core ambition of making unabashed music they love. With a live show that fronts crowd interaction and banter with huge riffs, breakdowns and pop choruses, keep your eyes peeled for A New Hope.

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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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November

by VERSIVE

Hi, Conor here from the alt/punk band VERSIVE from Dublin, Ireland. This is our new single "November" and it was produced by Alan Day of Four Year Strong.

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Stay Single

by Absent Friends

This is the first single off an album we’ve been working on since the spring of 2018. Our band is actually just the two of us, doing the work of many and we’re excited to share this track with you - we’re hoping it becomes part of your summer soundtracks.

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Lost On The Endless Sea

by Affidavit

Hello there, we're Affidavit (Alternative Rock - Paris, France)! This track brings together the most energetic influences of the band, from Hardcore Punk to Pop Punk, with an airy Math Rock outro. A lively mix of The Story So Far, Four Year Strong And And So I Watch You From Afar.

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Angst

by Atticus Finch

Hey guys! "Angst" was written and recorded completely remote with band members spread 3,000 miles apart. This nostalgic pop-punk song begs the question, “is it you or the world?” and elicits feelings of remaining authentic to where you started.

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Here's Hoping

by IMMERSE

Hello world! This is our brand new single 'Here's Hoping'. It's a song that represents our sound perfectly with a nice balance of melodies and riffs. Lyrically, the song is about realising someones true colours and cutting them out of your life. There’s nothing worse than consistent negativity!

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Marie Kondo

by The Gold Coast

We are The Gold Coast, hailing from the south shore of Long Island. The song we are sharing with you is called Marie Kondo, once you hear the chorus you'll know why! Head on over to our Spotify and check out the rest of our music. Peace out!

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Abusive Things

by Sharp Bones

Hey Guys, we are Sharp Bones from London and this is our new single “Abusive Things” The song is about an abusive relationship - getting put down and kicked down all the time. Hope you all enjoy it!

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Higami

by Sobriquet

Hey everyone, we're Sobriquet. A post-hardcore band from Sheffield, we love to make abrasive noise, big riffs and big hooks. This track is based on our singer's time spent in Okinawa, Japan, with the shadow of the American Military always present.

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Weight Of The World

by Red Weather

Hey, we're Red Weather from Virginia Beach and we are really excited to share our new song Weight Of The World with all of you! This song has a lot of energy live and we think it translated well onto the recording. Thanks for listening!

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Starting Over

by Heartsink

Hey guys we are Heartsink and this is our track 'Starting Over.' It combines the riffs that punch you in the face of A Day To Remember and the melodic vocals of Good Charlotte. This song is perfect to crank up in the car as loud as possible driving with the windows down on the motorway.

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This Charming Van

by Avec Plaisir

We're a noodle-y emo punk band from Montreal. FFO songs about food and being yelled at.

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Rival Town

We’re finally back and couldn’t be more excited to show our new music. We took the winter off to establish our new lineup and record a brand new album that we will be announcing soon. Check out the single “Bridges”, featuring our new singer and bass player.

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The Downcast

Whatup y'all! We're The Downcast from Toronto, Canada. This is the song that started our band. It's from our debut EP produced by Alan Day from Four Year Strong. We think it will stick in your head, for better, or for worse. Enjoy! - The D

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The Downcast

What up y'all! We're The Downcast from Toronto. We're a brand new heavy band that focuses on writing great songs. We were lucky enough to have our debut EP produced by Alan from Four Year Strong. We love catchy hooks and fluid arrangement, but we also love to rip on our instruments.

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Sparring Partner

Hey! We're Sparring Partner, a self-proclaimed fat-faced hover punk band from London, Ontario! We play music along the likes of A Day to Remember and Real friends with our own London vibe tossed in! We just released our new single 'Vacant' and we're stoked for everyone to hear it!

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Overset

Hey all, we're Overset, a Pop-Punk band from Liverpool. We write songs with tight guitar riffs and honest lyrics, hope you dig it as much as we do. You can check out our debut EP "Waiting for the Rain to Stop" on Spotify and Apple Music.

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