The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of poison-idea


by Neat Mentals

Est. 2015, in Germany. Something between Pop-Punk, 77 Punk, melodic Skatepunk and a some Metal. We love playing and meeting new people! Loneliness is about trying to get things done but beeing paralyzed by the many options, ending up doing nothing in a world full of selfish people.

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Nothing On Me

by Like No Tomorrow

The skate rat emerges from his bunker after failing to reach any intelligent life. LNT returns with a six-song EP of pissed-off punk rock!

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Liquid Lunch

by Atombuzz

Hi, we're Atombuzz, a noisy punk band from West Sussex. We've previously had enjoyably extremely poor reviews from Punktastic but after hoping too change that with our last release. Enjoy!

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Twitter Troll

by Dead End America

We are Dead End America, our message of intent is clear. "Jack-hammering, old-school style hardcore tunes...written and played by a rogues gallery of real deal music lifers as a condemnation of the criminal Trump administration and republican party." - writes Mark Lanegan in our liner notes

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Custom of the Sea

by Seven Crowns

Hi all, Seven Crowns here. we've just unleashed our 'Blood Moon Acid' EP offering up a taster of how on our forthcoming album number 4 where we'll continue to sour hardcore punk further to our own personal taste for your listening pleasure. Enjoy!

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Hello/Tjena! We are Battletruck from Sweden and we play punk rock. We started the band in October 2018 and a self released EP is in the making. "Hit or Miss" is our most sombre song so far and a detour from the d-beat stuff and nihilism. It is about love, that's why we went all soft with it.

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SUBVERTER: Fast, aggressive hardcore punk from BC, Canada. 4 song demo from July 2018.

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Bottom Bracket

When you want to hear some punk rock really bad - we play some really bad punk rock!

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Zero Negative

Zero Negative are a punk rock band from Sunderland, UK. They were formed in the summer of 2017 by guitarist Dean Allen and drummer Callum Hewitt. After several weeks of writing and rehearsing they recruited vocalist Jimmy Gage and were joined shortly after by bassist Jon Saxby and former No Cross gu

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