The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Paramore

Up Next On...

by American Ink

American Ink is coming at you HARD and FAST with their new single 'Up Next On...'!!! This is the title track from their latest EP . Thanks for listening!

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Nothing But A Memory

by ZARIF

Dealing with a cancer diagnosis and treatment means your whole life stops—everything else takes a back seat while you enter battle mode. You are faced with the concept of your own mortality and identity, but there’s also the opportunity for perspective.

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Winter

by Bad Idea

Hey - we're Bad Idea, Leeds fuzzy dream-pop kids. We've just released the first of two new singles with Rose Coloured Records, 'Winter', a pop vocal-led punk track about when you could waste your money on getting drunk with your friends (which we're all desperately missing). Hope you enjoy! <3

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Thirst

by COLORWAVE

Hey guys, girls and non-binary pals, We are COLORWAVE from London, UK. COLORWAVE is about honesty, about tough love, about sharing experiences. It is boundless and borderless, havoc and harmony. It’s been a home for the wildly weird, those wonderfully wicked, and every stormy soul in-between.

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Half to Life

by Wine & Warpaint

We're Brandon, Colleen, Hunter, Taylor, and Hannah, and we're called Wine & Warpaint, 2000s-inspired alternative pop-rock. Our new single "Half to Life" is about the difficulty in recovering from setbacks, something I think many of us experienced in the past year. Cheers!

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O.M.G

by Prey drive

Hey! We are PREY DRIVE, an alt rock 4 piece from Norwich, UK. This is our latest single called "O.M.G" - Sometimes you have good days, sometimes you have bad days. This is about putting a brave face on it and hiding how you are really feeling in tough times.

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I Don't Like Feeling Great

by As December Falls

As December Falls is an UK alternative/ emo rock band fighting against the tide of a change in the rock scene towards electronic influenced songs.

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Out of the blue

by Atwood

We're Atwood, an Italian band from Milan. We play alternative rock with pop and electronic influences. "Out of the blue" tells the beauty of waiting for something good to come – and the wait becomes a bubble we lock ourselves in, oblivious of the passage of time.

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Admit It

by Signs of Progress

Most people have had someone close to them stab them in the back. This song is about not only that experience but it's also a message about how it's okay to cut those people out of your life. There are plenty of good people in the world, don't waste your time on the bad ones.

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Punk Rock Kitty Cat

by The Nearly Deads

Anar-kitty! Punk Rock Kitty Cat is a fun, campy homage to our musical influences. It's all about being your own unique self and realizing you're purrfect just the way you are! It's about clawing your way through the noise of the world and coming out on the other side totally confident and powerful!

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Conspiracy

by Gardner Leonard

Hi all at Punktastic! We are Gardner Leonard! a UK based pop-punk duo consisting of Daryl Gardner & Rhiannon Leonard. Conspiracy serves as the 4th single from our upcoming debut album, and we hope you enjoy it!

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The Risk

by OCEANDVST

Hey there and thanks for your time! This is the first single out of our upcoming debut album and it was mixed by James Paul Wisner. It is a song about overcoming ourselves and fighting about what we feel it’s the right thing

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smudge

by Stay at Home and Die

Hi there! We are Stay at Home and Die, an emo band based in the West-Midlands who sound considerably less heavy than the name suggests. Our debut single 'smudge', blends alternative pop, emo and post-hardcore influences in one awesome 105 second track. :)

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Freaks & Geeks

by Red Parade

This song is my second single that's been released. The track tells the story of two strangers who randomly fall for each other. Although awkward at first they take a chance with one another and fall madly in love. The song represents the feeling of living in the moment and taking chances at life!

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'hello, i've got anxiety'

by ettie

Hello, I'm ettie and I drink a lot of wine and have a lot of feelings. This is my third release, 'Hello, I've Got Anxiety.' Struggling with anxiety disorder myself, I wanted to write a song that reflected the current climate we are in, while also hoping to give solace to whoever may need it.

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Party Line

by Supercut

Hey everyone, we're a Belarusian punk band named Supercut and here's our brand new song Party Line. Hope you'll enjoy it, cheers!

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Path We Choose

by Lyrehound

Hey guys, we're Lyrehound and this is our second single 'Path We Choose'. Manchester has a lot of cool wall art around so we thought, why not shoot a music video showing some of it! The song is about bringing people together, going on a journey and achieving something great - come join us!

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Animal

by Jane N' The Jungle

Jane N' The Jungle, Phoenix, AZ., Alternative Rock band lead by a strong female force, has a new single, "Animal" that dropped on April 10, 2020 produced by Grammy Award winning Producer/Engineer Chuck Alkazian. "Animal” embodies a primal earthly grit intertwining with the modern day 2020 world.

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Muddy Waters

by Pale Oaks

Hi guys! This is our first single from our upcoming album that will be out later this year. Musically we draw from a lot of artists we love like Jimmy Eat World, Paramore, Mew, & many more! Lyrically it deals with mental health issues, specifically depression & how it affects every relationship one has.

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The Latter

by High Regard

Hey! We are High Regard an explosive pop quintet who grew Hertfordshire. This is our debut single and we are set on releasing an EP by the end of the year. 'The Latter' was produced by Trash Boat's Ryan Hyslop. Super excited to be able to get it out for people to hear!

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