The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Screeching Weasel

Toxic Wasteman

by California Cheeseburger

We are California Cheeseburger, a 4-piece punk rock band from Surrey, UK. After a busy 2023 filled with shows, we are gearing up to release our third EP in March. The release of the new EP begins with our new single, 'Toxic Wasteman'. Out on all streaming platforms now.

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I Almost Saw The Ramones

by The Bonstones

Pop-punk band from the East Bay. The band makes melodic, catchy and energetic noise, equally inspired by classic punk bands like the Ramones, Pretenders, Screaching Weasel, The Prozacs and the Evil O’Brians. Their debut album East Bay Elegy is now available on all the streaming platforms.

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Doggie Man Boy Man

by El Sancho

We're El Sancho, a band from Hawaii. Our third album "Heads Up!" comes out June 16th and "Doggie Man Boy Man" is one of my favorite songs from it. We get told that we've got a 1990s East Bay punk vibe and we're big fans of bands like Mr T Experience, J-Church, Screeching Weasel, etc.

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Seeking and Straying

by Suburban Decay

Hey everyone, we're Suburban Decay, a new punk band from Washington, D.C. If you're a dirty punk who's also kind of a literature nerd, this is the band for you! This is a song off our debut EP, Cerberus, inspired by Shakespeare's Henry VI, Part 3.

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Last Resort

by Bad Advice

Hi there, We´re Bad Advice, a punk band with members from Leipzig (GER) and Los Angeles (USA). Our new single "Last Resort", which already received airplay by L.A.´s most famous punk rock radio DJ Rodney On The Rock is out now! If you love upbeat, energetic punk rock this song is for you! Cheers...

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The Fringes Of Normality

by To The Helpless

Hey there! here's our new EP. Four songs written during and about the lockdown and the pandemic. It was recorded and mixed by Álvaro Escribano and mastered by the one and only Mass Giorgini. Hope you enjoy! To The Helpless

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Perfect Little Soldier

by Bozo

Hi! Were Bozo, a pop punk band from Orlando Florida! The song featured is Perfect Little Soldier, the lead single from our freshly released first full length "Another Happy Landing". This song was composed by the three members Vincent, Kyle, and Jay.

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The Fringes of Normality

by To The Helpless

Lyrically it delves on the themes of death, distance, normalcy and marriage through the prism of the pandemic. It was mastered by the one and only Mass Giorgini. The full EP on Downloadable EP: and the music video is at:

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Night Rain

by Deeper Blue

Deeper Blue's mission is to musically orchestrate feelings experienced in dreams. Not just any dream, but the ones that linger and haunt us over time.

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Let's Be Bad

by Cash Registers

Cash Registers are a bunch of New York City cranks who play raw, melodic punk to the dwindling number of humans who prefer live music to the company of their phones. 'Let's Be Bad' was released 11/19. A 3rd full-length is due in 2020.

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Grimetime is a new band of dumb guys singing songs about robots, romance, and rough nights. Taking a page from The Ramones songbook, their output is pretty simple, aside from the harmonized guitars. They wanna catch their crushes eye, drink another beer, and bop the night away.

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Lynch The Landlord

Hey Punktastic fans, this is Mike and I’m Lynch The Landlord and this is my first ever release. It’s fun, fast, loud, and angry! The way punk was meant to be played...Enjoy!

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Hey! We are Bird Nerds Avem and this is the first song we ever wrote. It is called 'Blue Jay', and we think it will have you singing along in no time. Get it? Singing along? Did we mention we sing about birds?

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