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Bands and new music for fans of lemonheads

Punch Drunk

Hey, we're Punch Drunk from Nottingham, UK. We play a blend of grunge and pop punk. Fast, melodic, punk numbers that hopefully get stuck in your head. We're just about to release our debut album 'Sassy' on cassette through Disillusioned Records and on CD through JSNTGM Records.

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The Addisons

Hello, We're The Addisons, a pop-punk-rock band from Chicago. You may know some of us from the bands Textbook, Tom Daily, Woolworthy, Dan Vapid and The Cheats, Noise By Numbers, etc. We have a new EP you should check out...

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We're Surhoff from Baltimore, Maryland, and we play songs about being in your late 20s and the summer.

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We are Textbook from Chicago, USA. This is a brand new song recorded by our buddy Mike Hagler who has worked with Wilco and the Mekons and features the one and only Doulg Gillard of Guided By Voices, Nada Surf, Cobra Verde (and lots more) on guitar. Have a listen!

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Twin Towns

Hi! We're two Midlanders making pop-rock / pop-punk music. We've been nerds-of-a-feather friends for years, and Twin Towns was born out a desire to just get writing and recording again. 'Both Sides of Hope' is our first release, and is a summer love story in two parts, told from two perspectives.

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