The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of knuckle-puck

Pilot Light

by joyful.

Hello everyone! We’re joyful.! A pop punk band from Chicago, IL. Our new song “Pilot Light” explores the different perspectives of two people in a relationship that’s on the brink of falling apart.

For fans of


by Coffee Talk

Hi, we are a new Pop Punk Band from Germany and this is our video for our first single 'Reflections'.

For fans of


by Reverie

The phase of leaving is a moment that often occurs, whether it is not because of one's own will or desired by others, but they are still trying to maintain what has become their choice. From our perspective REVERIE from Surabaya created this song titled 'ARIMA'.

For fans of


by Years Later

We're Years Later from Grand Rapids, MI and this is our first release! The song was produced by Seth Henderson (Knuckle Puck, Real Friends, State Champs). Given the subject matter of the lyrics, we thought it made sense to release this song during these tough times. Hope you enjoy!

For fans of


by Downcast

We are emotive punks, Downcast and we have just dropped a brand new new single and video, Catharsis. We hail from Bristol and were formed in the Spring of 2018.

For fans of


by Northshore

Hey! We're Northshore, a 5 piece Pop-Punk/Alt Rock band from Middlesbrough/Carlisle/London. This is our new song called "Fairweather" it's about people who only use you for their own personal gain then disappear when they have no use for you anymore, and we've all known someone like that right?

For fans of

Burning Branches

by Jumping Ship

Hello! We are Jumping Ship, a pop punk band from Illinois (We know, very original!). Burning Branches is one of three singles we have out for an EP that'll be released in March. This song is about making that decision to stop feeling bad for yourself and how hard that tends to actually be.

For fans of


by State Of Millenia

Essex heavy tunesters STATE OF MILLENIA have revealed a new single and video for the track, 'Bleached', which is taken from their incoming debut album, 'Feel Alive', out Friday 3rd April.

For fans of


We're Overset - a pop-punk band based in Liverpool who have spent the last year playing all around the country. We've just dropped our new single 'Hard Truth'. a song exploring how it feels to live in the real world while coping with anxiety and depression. Check it out

For fans of

Sunday Morning

Alternative band, Sunday Morning, has embraced the DIY ethic with their new EP, "In All Honesty". With punchy drums, heavy and soft guitars, thumping bass, and honesty and related lyrics, the song "Wave" embodies all of this.

For fans of

Break Fate

Hello reader! We are Break Fate, an up and coming punk trio based in London! Greatly inspired by bands such as The Story So Far, Knuckle Puck, and Say Anything, we write songs about ourselves, our wins and our losses.

For fans of


Hey guys!! We’re Chilao from Los Angeles California and we pretty much make straightforward pop-punk music. We just finished professionally recording an EP with a producer who has worked with bands such as Movements, Touché Amore, and Eat Your Heart Out. We hope you enjoy our stuff!

For fans of

As Time Fades

Hello, everyone! We're As Time Fades and we just released our debut EP, Growing Season! It's a variety of songs from upbeat to slow acoustic types. This has been in the works for 2 years and we hope you guys like it!

For fans of

Meet Me @ The Altar

Hey! We're a WOC pop punk band from GA, FL, and NJ. We met online back in 2015 and started off doing covers on YouTube, but now we've released an EP and a full-length album and are currently in the process of recording our next EP. Not only that, but we also do shows in our areas. Hope ya like us!

For fans of

Back At North

We are Back At North from Stockholm, Sweden and we have just released our new single "Perfect". If you're into catchy, pop punk tunes then we urge you to check out our goofy music video now!

For fans of

The Weekend Classic

The Weekend Classic recently announced their signing with independent record label, Rude Records and their forthcoming EP entitled 'Better Health', due out April 6, 2018. produce and mix the six-track EP. Off the release comes “Mutual Interest” a song about a stagnant, yet hopeful relationship.

For fans of

Write The Future

Hi internet people. We're a pop punk called Write The Future from a faraway land of Southeast Asia, Indonesia. We've recently released our latest music video, "Changing Pace" taken from debut LP.

For fans of

Weigh The Anchor

Hello all! We are Weigh The Anchor! We are a 5 piece band from Oakville Ontario Canada. We were officially formed one year ago, and we have been anything but stagnant since we've started.

For fans of