The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of nirvana

Pig Dither

by An English Settlement

We are An English Settlement and are based in the East Midlands. We finished and released 'Pig Dither' on 5th June 2020 in response to the growing frustration of the incompetence of our government during the pandemic. Coming in at 1 minute 9 seconds, it's short, sharp and to the point.

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Pirouette

by Y!KES

Hello Earthl!ngs, we're the shambolic anti-pop entity 'Y!KES'. We thought we'd share our upcoming single/vid 'Pirouette' with you. We built our spaceship out of tin foil & bits and produced the song ourselves. The track is from our 2nd EP 'Mass!ve' out 28th Aug.

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In A Sense

by trvss

this is the first track off our second album, New Distances.

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Pocket Toy

by BEDSIT

Hey ya'll. Pocket Toy is about being made to feel worthless and redundant by the people you love the most. It's being trapped while your love festers into sickening spite. It was also written, performed and produced by one man alone. So if you're a drummer / bassist in Yorkshire, hit me up!

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Everything I learnt about girls, I learnt from Captain Kirk

by An English Settlement

Hi all, we are An English Settlement from the East Midlands, UK. This track is from our debut e.p which was self recorded and produced. It takes a light hearted look at your typical keyboard warrior

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Shimmer Shade

by Royal Wedding

Hey guys! We are Royal Wedding. If you are looking for some energetic, unexpected tunes, check us out. We range from being emo and sad all the way to making bluesy-tunes about body parts. Our listeners never know what they are going to get from our new music!

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Insane

by 2 FAR SOUTH

Hello we are 2 FAR SOUTH a Grungy Garage duo giving a vintage sound an new school identity! This is our song called "Insane" We recorded it in our jam spot. We hope you enjoy it.

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All Talk

by Healthy Junkies

Hiya. This is Healthy Junkies. All Talk is the name of our forthcoming new single. We are calling out the lies, deceit and layer upon layer of Bull Sh#t that people are being subjected to. The fake news, the denials, the empty promises.

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River Phoenix

by Medusa

This is the 3rd track from the new album In Bed with Medusa. Recorded by Steve Albini.

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Soma

by District 13

District 13';s aim to infuse Heavy Metal and Punk to create their own unique sound and have been described as a cross between Black Sabbath and The Ramones.

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Holly

by Twin Dive

Twin Dive's "Holly" is a blend of classic 90s alt guitar rock, fuelled with their dark, pan-Scandinavian heritage, served with small doses of bravado and a confident stage presence. They're hard to forget - and the lovely elder ladies starring in the video are so worth 4 minutes of your time! :)

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Fear

by Ryan Christopher

Hey guys, my name's Ryan Christopher and I'm an aspiring artist on the Orlando scene. I really hope you enjoy the music and it helps at least someone like it did me. Thank you guys!

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I Am a Man

by The Battery Farm

We are The Battery Farm, a Gutter Punk band from Manchester. This is our second single 'I Am a Man', a song about being crushed under the weight of your own mental health and societal preconceptions. It's a personal and compassionate piece of work and we hope you like it.

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Maybe, Tomorrow

by The Fame

We are The Fame! A young up & coming indie rock band from Canada. Our music takes influence from some of the best bands of the 90s/00s Rock era with a modern day twist on everyday life in 2019!

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Late Nights Alone

by Backseat Vinyl

Backseat Vinyl is a three-piece Indie Rock band based in Denver, Colorado who started out as high school friends. Our most recent track 'Late Nights Alone' is a fun, Garage sounding Punk tune. Enjoy!

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The Wolf of Green Street

by The NUV

The NUV is an alternative rock band characterized by a strong and powerful sound, born on the outskirts of Brianza in 2003. After a few years of inactivity, they now return to the studio to record their new effort "Belgian Solutions" anticipated by the single "The Wolf Of Green Street" (July 2019).

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Hold On To Your Grudge

by Y!KES

Y!KES are a new alternative band formed Jan 2019. Our new music video involves a spooky adventure soundtracked by fuzzy, bouncy riffs, funky synths & howling vocals provided by new vocalist Oli Long who joined the band last month. It's one of four new choons from our debut EP coming Jan 2020. Y X

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Tear It Down

by All The Colours

The band have had millions of plays across multiple platforms, supported Eagles Of Death Metal on tour and the single was produced by Chris Taylor of Grizzly Bear. You may also know their Bassist, keys and vocalist Joshua Moriarty from his 10 years in Miami Horror.

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In the Morning

by notdare

What up? We are notdare, we are a band born and bred in the nation of Crisp but we are currently residing in Sydney. Made up of Ben on Bass and Vocals, Pat on Guitar and Vocals and Zac on drums, we just released our first single 'In the Morning.' Its an explosive mix of surf rock, punk and more.

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PLÅSTIC

Hi There, we're PLÅSTIC - because we are rubbish. - a dab of pop-punk, a sprinkling of alternative and a touch of indie, PLÅSTIC are a fiery three-peice in their embroynic stage. Their latest relase - 'Blue to Black', is a homage to pop-punk and bad life decisions.

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