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by Trash n Privelege

We are Trash n Privilege from California. "Weight" is the single off our newest EP Friends Who Won't Leave. It is about the first born child in a dysfunctional family. We hope you like it.

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by Trader

This is Trader! A loud and close-knit four-piece from Denmark ready to hit 2022 with the sound of aggressive distortion and pushing drums recorded at the remote but legendary Silence Studio in Sweden. Brand new single, 'Medieval', is out now and you should go give it a spin...

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by Eades

Harnessing a pluralistic punch of new wave, art-punk, noise-rock, garage rock and 90s alternative, rarely does a band approach such a wide array of styles with equal proficiency. Subsequently self-produced, and recorded live a la inspirations Parquet Courts, Pixies and The Strokes’ early work.

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American Podcasts

by Brunch

American Podcasts is latest single from London noise outfit Brunch. After months of the demos gathering dust on the band's gdrive, and after narrowly escaping New York following a semi-disastrous US tour in March, days before the apex of the pandemic, the band decide to get these songs out ASAP.

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Downright Sin

by Thousandaire

Sup? We are Thousandaire from Atlanta and this is the second single off our debut LP. It’s to the point, with a sharp hook, a rippin' fuzz guitar solo, and a requisite-yet-oft-overlooked tambourine track. Hope you like listening as much as we love playing it.

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The Hippaes

People of the world, we are The Hippaes. Summery power pop punk from members of Bangers, No Comply, and Attack!! Vipers!! 80% pop, 20% punk and made to convince you it's warm enough to surf when it's actually a couple of degrees too cold.

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"angst-ridden grunge of Nirvana, while flecks of Pavement ensure a distinctly nostalgic flavour to these young guitar heroes” NME. DESTROYER comes as the first massive new single from the band. With its matured and modern take on 90s grunge, DESTROYER propels HEYROCCO back onto the scene

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Drum Kit Love Song

I'm an alternative songwriter based in Portland, OR. My songs try to work within a pop song parameter with a wide variety of influences.

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Sloucher is a guitar-rock quartet based in Seattle. Their debut album "Be True" is out November 16 on Swoon Records. "Up & Down" is their new video that premiered on Stereogum yesterday.

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Autumn Walker

Autumn Walker is a Texas rock band who will release their debut "Daydreamer" in 2019. The second single "Barking at the Buddha" was released on 9/21 and is a "psychedelia-tinged cut that is so sublime that it practically levitates” (-AXS).

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South London Slackers, smoke to much and play guitar Solo's . Fans of 90's alternative music, new record 'Mild Panic Attack" out soon!

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