The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of State Champs

Reel To Reel

by Crown The King

Hey! We're Crown The King, a pop punk band from Dublin Ireland and this is our new song "Reel to Reel". The song tells the story of a friend who is dealing with emotional turmoil but is attempting to carry on as if everything is okay. It was written and recorded in a 15th-century castle in Ireland.

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Drunk With My Friends

by Shower Beers

We're Shower Beers, a brand new pop-punk band based out of Murray Hill, NYC that wants to punch you in the mouth with some gigantic choruses. We are dedicated to writing music that can be featured in any future American Pie films. Give us a listen on Spotify and check us out on Instagram!

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Drunk With My Friends

by Shower Beers

Shower Beers is based out of NYC and wants to get the boys bopping via ripping hooks, big drums, and distorted guitars. We think the world would be a better place if we brought back good old American-Pie-esque pop punk, so that's what we're going to try and do. Check us out!

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Listen To Levels

by Shower Beers

Hey all. We're Shower Beers and we're a brand new pop-punk band based out of Murray Hill, NYC that wants to punch you in the mouth with some gigantic choruses. We just dropped our debut single Listen To Levels TONIGHT, 11/3. Check it out!

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Somewhere

by Bornside

Hi! We're Bornside from Lyon. “Somewhere” is the 3rd single from our first EP, “Light Rain & Dick Moves” released on 19/09/2022. It's about the questions we all have, every day. Whether it’s about our place in today’s society, our place in the workplace, in our family or in our group of friends.

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Fine

by Bornside

You might be already back to school/work but we hope to bring you back on holiday with our new music video 🏝 Stay tuned for more cool things pretty soon 😏

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Damage and Collapse

by LIFE LESSONS

LIFE LESSONS started with a vision of bringing Easycore to Norway and being seen as pioneers of the genre in Norway. The band is based in Oslo (Rat City) and has a lineup of 5 'Whats My Age Again's'. LL has a numbers of single releases and their brand new track is called "Damage And Collapse".

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Taking The Hood

by Bornside

Hi guys, we're Bornside, Pop Punk band from France. We all had previous musical experience that didn't work out so teamed up to come back stronger! What's as much Pop Punk as pizza? Pirates obviously, so we hope you'll enjoy or DIY pirate video!

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Green Flare

by Last Titans

We are Last Titans, a pop punk rock band from Gijón, Asturias (Spain). We are very proud to present our new single, "Green Flare", after 3 years of hard-work since our last EP Punk is dead Green Flare is a song energic and the song you need in the mornings to wake up with energy!

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My Tinder Date Ruined My Life

by Lawndale

G'day! We're Lawndale and "My Tinder Date Ruined My Life" is the opening track of our new EP, Letters to Iceland. The EP is all about recovering from a destructive breakup and "My Tinder Date" is the beginnings of the story - using paint and art metaphors to explain how poorly things can end up.

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Don't Let Me Die In New Jersey

by Proxy

“Don’t Let Me Die In New Jersey” is about the longing feeling of wanting to grow past where you have been your entire life. I wrote it from the perspective of someone who wants to die somewhere more beautiful and pleasant looking than a place they are no longer bound to. - Ryan Stolinksi

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My Serenade

by Sleep/less

The song is about the difficulties of having multiple things going on inside your head while also trying to help someone close to you and balancing the two struggles at the same time.

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Running On Empty

by Crown The King

Hey, we're Crown The King from Dublin, Ireland. This is our new single "Running On Empty", it's the second track to be released from our debut EP "Groundhog Day" which comes out in February. The song serves as a reminder not to dwell on the past too much and to not let life pass you by.

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Johnny Cash

by This Side of Paradise

Hi, we're This Side of Paradise, based out of Nashville, TN! We are just two guys who grew up listening to emo and pop punk bands, and wanted to pay homage to some of the greats. We actually met in the elevator of our apartment building during lockdown, and created this band as a way to pass time.

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Groundhog Day

by Crown The King

Hey, We're Crown The King from Dublin, Ireland and this is our new single "Groundhog Day". It's from our debut EP of the same name which comes out on February 2nd! If you like pop punk with gritty vocals and honest, open lyrics this might be the track for you.

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Nothing at All

by Sideline Heroes

Hey y'all! We're Sideline Heroes, a pop punk band from Nashville, TN and we're super excited for our debut EP to be released later this spring. "Nothing at All" is one of our favorites off of it and we're thrilled to share it with everyone!

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When You're Looking Like That

by Crown The King

Hey, We're Crown The King. We just released a cover of Westlife's "When You're Looking Like That". We did a cover of this track for TikTok earlier in the year and people liked it. We had already written a full arrangement and it was just too good not to release in full. So here it is!

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Melissa

by Crown The King

Hey whats up, we're Crown The King from Dublin, Ireland and this is our new single "Melissa", it's an anthemic pop punk track about being there for someone in a time of need. This is our fourth single and the first track taken from our Debut EP coming later this year!

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Live And Let Go

by JUST LIKE US.

Based in Manila, JUST LIKE US. is an independent pop-punk band powered by anthemic choruses, melodic guitar riffs, and self-reflective lyrics. Genuine, relatable and honest their latest single, 'Live And Let Go' is a somber anthem for those experiencing burnout from their home, relationships—life.

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Fence (feat. Lizzy Farrall)

by Crown The King

Hey! We're Crown The King from Dublin, Ireland. We just released our new single Fence, which features guest vocals from Lizzy Farrall (Pure Noise Records). This is our 3rd single and we're really proud of it, we'd love for you to check it out and let us know what you think!

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