The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Nirvana

The Dose

The Dose release new single ‘Saline,’ the third track and video of their full-length debut album. Track produced by Keith Nelson (Buckcherry) and mixed by Joe Barresi (Tool, QOTSA). Band recently added to Good Charlotte tour.

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Berliose

Hi, We are Berliose, a new emo/alt-rock band from Hungary. We just released our debut album completely DIY, and also two music videos. Thanks for checking us out!

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Being A Tiger

How often do you hear a track that inspires you to crank it up to full and want to jump through a brick wall? This post-hardcore/grunge track by Being A Tiger is one of those! An energetic and passionate delivery shows this band are one to watch out for...

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Jean Foutre

Hi! We are two Sardinian born lads based in Liverpool, moved to the UK seeking fortune playing our music but ended up making butties all day in fast food! We play a very dirty adrenaline-filled type of electro/rock with many EDM/techno/dnb elements and melancholic lyrics. Shall we dance?

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Fallen Child

Hey, we're Fallen Child. We're a four-piece rock band from Weston-Super-Mare, we mix elements of grunge and alternative rock.

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Elias Black

Elias Black brings to the live band medium the ominous emotionality, twisted textures, and dissonance of industrial music. My songwriting is characterized by barbed hooks and organic musical interplay. Our aesthetic is steeped in 1980s dark wave, punk rock, and alternative rock.

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The Magic Lotus

THE MAGIC LOTUS are an accomplished alternative garage rock duo whose 60s influenced melodicism is backed by a forceful grunge attack. Their new single, Let Music, arrives on 10th August

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The Magic Lotus

Hi guys! We are The Magic lotus, a garage rock band based in London. This is our debut single, "Feel Your Love" and it's our first release after we left Greece(we are Greeks!) to move to London and try our luck!

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Static Fires

Rising Alt Rock combo STATIC FIRES begin their assault on the UK with the release of their mesmerising debut album, Thirteen, out on Friday 10th August. The aspiring riff merchants have also just dropped a new track, Return, which can be streamed via https://youtu.be/hM9qJUOYp9Q .

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Vrillon

Hey Guys! We are a Bath based alt-rock band called Vrillon. We've just released our latest single 'Don't Be a Part of the Problem', which we're hoping will be as successful as previous track 'Find You'.

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Welles

Rock ‘n’ Roll is the new single to be revealed from 23 year old Nashville by way of Arkansas musician Jesse Wells AKA Welles. An irresistible melting pot of sweaty riffs, psychedelia and classic song writing, Rock ‘n’ Roll is a perfect indication of what to expect from Welles’ debut album (June)

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Draft Evader

Draft Evader is a solo rock 'n' roll band from Chicago, IL. Meshing old school punk rock with a touch of classic rock, I'm looking to take you on a nostalgic and intense listening experience.

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Pretty Please

Helllooo. We're Pretty Please, a noise rock three piece from Atlanta. We like lots of speakers and ruining our hearing. This is the first single/video off our upcoming record FUR MODEL, out 6/22/18. Come to a show!

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Bosco Ramos

We're a drums and bass two-piece and we play heavy, melodic fuzz punk. We have just released our new single 'Mayflies' (23/3/18). We spent a lot of time and energy refining this tune and we're really proud of it. It's heavy, groovy and dirty.

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Hero Jr.

With an essence somewhere between the best of Nirvana and the heavy simplicity of early Black Sabbath and 70s British rock, our band Hero Jr. (based in Indianapolis, IN) gives you all the expected dynamics, power and unscripted performances of a great classic rock band

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Sedge

Hey Punktastic, My name is Mitch Heron and I started a band with my older brother James called Sedge. We named it Sedge because our last name is heron and Sedge is the collective of Herons. Just like you say murder of crows - sedge of herons. We just released our sophomore album 'Psychochondriac'.

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Paytron Saint

Hi we are Paytron Saint formed from three Belper lads bringing big drums, big guitars and soulful vocals to every song. Formed of brothers Nick and Joel Glyn-Davies (guitar + vocals, drums) along with pal Dean Lloyd hammering the bass, check us out for some honest lo-fi power pop, grunge tunes.

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