The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Paramore

The Story

by Infinite Eve

This is the title track from our new EP, The Story. It's the heaviest song on the EP and has elements of progressive metal with soaring female vocals! It's all layed out on a bed of seven string chunkiness, it's sure to satisfy the guitar nerd in you!

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Going Nowhere

by Weekend Recovery

We are a 3 piece punk rock band from Leeds, with grit and determination to break through into the mainstream - and we won't stop until we make it! Our music shouts and screams and hooks you in. Our latest single, Going Nowhere, is about backstabbing, and why we do the things we do.

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Dream Boy

by Beach Bunny

"Dream Boy" was inspired by summer love - it is a song about being jaded to the idea of falling for someone again after being heartbroken in the past. It's about giving into the butterflies in your stomach even when love seems so scary at times.

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Not Too Late To Be Okay

by Bronnie

Hey! We are a female fronted pop punk trio! (Bronnie, Chris & Pete) We have supported bands like Neck Deep & WSTR and have toured the USA, UK & Europe! This song is a mental health awareness song... 'It's not too late to be okay!!'

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High Femme

by Calico Plaid

Calico Plaid is an Indie Rock band based out of Chicago composed of couple duo Nic and Camille! Heavy hitting yet surprisingly dynamic, Calico Plaid's newest single release "High Femme" off of new album Crumpled Up will take you through a journey of a millennial couple's outlook on today.

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Lionizer

Heyo - we're Lionizer, an indie pop punk trio out of Perth, WA. Semi Permanent was written, recorded and produced entirely within our living room, and we are super proud of it. Semi permanent is all about the struggle with growing up, getting old, and falling away from your friends.

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Loyal Panic

Hey everyone! We’re a Pop Punk Band from Tel-Aviv! We’v Just released a new song and video ‘Hero’ - check it out!

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Tacocat

"Hologram" smuggles a discourse on power dynamics and the nature of reality inside of a candy-colored pop-rock coating.

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Grayhunter

Hi guys, we're Grayhunter! We'd be honored to be featured on Punktastic. We just released our debut EP "Comeback Kid" last month. It's 4 different tracks that tell stories of overcoming various challenges to find pure happiness. We're super happy with how the EP came out and we hope you love it. :)

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Lost From The Start

Lost From The Start is an energetic pop punk band from Limburg (BE). By utilising melodic guitar parts and catchy, yet thoughtful lyrics, the band reaches out to everyone trying to find their way. A fair warning though, the songs might get stuck in your head for days. A trip down memory lane.

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VSTHEWORLD

Hi guys! We are VSTHEWORLD a local band from Manila, Philippines. We've just released our debut EP "A Different Perspective" which is now available on major digital stores worldwide. If you grew up listening to early-mid 2000s music then you should definitely check the record out!

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Arrows In Action

Greeting! We're a Pop Punk band called Arrows in Action based in Gainesville, FL! We're all about good vibes, loud guitars, keepin' it weird. We like to think our music portrays an emotive, beach-y summer aesthetic, colored by witty, cutting & brutally honest lyrics. Check out our Coasting EP!

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no reception.

Hey everybody! I'm Claire and I make up the one woman pop-punk band that is no reception. "Time to Kill" is a taste of my upcoming EP, See Through, and through its crunchy guitars and angsty pop vocals it tells the familiar story of putting more into a relationship than you are getting back.

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Loyal Panic

Suuuppp?! We're Loyal Panic - Pop punk band from TLV Israel. We have a fresh EP available on all platforms and we've just released a new music video! Check it out now!

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Harri Larkin

Harri Larkin is a band. We could write a long description of our sound or you could press play and define it for yourself, These are for you. -HL

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Megan Bird

Megan Bird, 19 year old UK singer songwriter creating anthemic, high-octane pop-rock!

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Cusses

This is the first single from Cusses sophomore album, "Golden Rat". It premiered over at Revolver Magazine, who called it "a study in what the band does best: balance darkness, light and sludgy guitar riffs."

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AViVA

“BRN” is AViVA’s battle cry and it’s visceral hook “burn, burn, burn, in the fire” is a throwback to the image of witch burnings. As she puts it “This is my F*ck you to anyone who dares to put me in a box”.

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VSTHEWORLD

Hey guys, we're VSTHEWORLD! Listen to our second single and get excited for the summer! Watch out for the release of our first-ever EP this coming June!

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Brand New Friend

Fresh from a UK tour with Pretty Vicious and Irish dates with Feeder, BRAND NEW FRIEND release the title track of their forthcoming debut album. 'Seatbelts For Aeroplanes' and the band have also been confirmed for shows with Kodaline and Starcrawler.

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