The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Gnarwolves

Simple Functions

by Squidge

Squidge are THE Alternative Punk band from Bath/Bristol UK. We have been active in the Bristol/Bath scene since 2015, supporting acts such as Phoxjaw, Muskets, and Sick Joy. Simple Functions is as equally high adrenaline and abrasive as it is melancholic.

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Like, Music Again! / Welcome Break!

by Borts

Borts is a 3-piece punk rock band from the South West of England.
Our debut album is out later this year, in the meantime please enjoy our double A-side single!

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Float Here Forever

Float Here Forever are a three piece alternative/punk/rock band from Detroit, Michigan. Buzzsaw guitars and intense percussion, followed up with deep bass and moody vocals Float restlessly pushes the boundaries.

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Like a support group for recent divorcees, the members of Buds. found each other following the demise of their former bands. After a couple local shows playing some thrown together reworked unused songs, they decided to record an EP with their old friend Tom Hill.

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Forever Unclean

We formed in early 2015 and have been touring all over Europe ever since, playing clubs and smaller festivals, building a following while playing with bands like The Bombpops, Beach Slang, The Smith Street Band, Gnarwolves & Free Throw etc.

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Only Strangers

Only Strangers are a punk rock band from Stoke-on-Trent who formed in 2010, they still produce awesome music, reminiscent of Hot Water Music, Lawrence Arms, Hummer and Iron Chic.

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