The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of State Champs

Something About You

by Brooklane

We are Brooklane! Our newest release "Something About You" explores conflicted emotions towards someone holding immense power over them. Despite fears of heartache, they're irresistibly drawn back, creating a struggle between the need for distancing and being lured back.

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Futon Frenzy

by Futon Frenzy

Hey folks, we're Futon Frenzy, a freshly formed pop-punk group from Lake Constance, Germany. We're all about great melodies, having fun and even shredding some wild guitar solos. We really hope you like our first single!

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Whatever

by Say it Anyway

'Whatever' is an unapologetic blend of huge, buoyant pop-punk riffs, driving drums, and earnest lyrics. This track has become an instant anthem on tour, captivating crowds as they belt out 'WHATEVER WHATEVER' in unison.

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Built For This

by SUNBURNT

Our 3rd single is an honest take on self-identity in the face of judgment. This upbeat soul-stirring song delves deep into the labyrinth of self-identity, weaving lyrics that resonate with every listener's quest to find their true self amidst self-criticism.

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FWMH feat. Cassie Jade

by A Swift Farewell

Hey team, this song is our second collab with local rock legends Terra from Melbourne. It is a song about overcoming a toxic relationship.

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All For Nothing

by Up From Here

Hey everyone, we're Up From Here. A newly signed pop punk/emo band from Tampa, Florida! "All For Nothing" is the title track on our new album. It captures the raw emotions of love and ambition colliding. And delivers an important message to our listeners: never give up on your dreams no matter what.

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Winter Hill

by Stay Safe

Hey! We're Stay Safe from Manchester, UK- this is our latest track 'Winter Hill'- this probably is one of our favourite tracks to play live because of it's massive opening riff & the breakdown really gets people moving at shows!

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Bad Luck Days

by Say It Anyway

Heyhey! This is our new single, produced by Romesh Dodangoda. We think its a bit of a bop, hope you do to! x

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Almost Buried My Mind

by Ballast

Hi! This is BALLAST first song "Almost Buried My Mind". It's an uplifting fast-paced pop-punk anthem about fighting for our dreams and the struggles of trying to always be better than our past selves. I'm producing my music and my videos all by myself. DIY baby!

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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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