The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Strung Out

Apocalyptic Calamity

by Outer Control

Outer Control are skate-punkers from Newcastle, Australia specialising in playing melodic, fast, punchy, catchy tracks. We've gotten a little more serious with this one taking on the dark side. We'll be touring from Queensland to Tasmania over the next 6 months promoting our up coming releases.

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Put Some Flames on It

by Contra Code

Wanna get fired up? Contra Code is set to release their new album 'Friday Junior' on September 28th via Kinda Cool Records! The first single 'Put Some Flame on It' just hit the world last week and we are stoked for the rest of the album to follow! Tie up your shoes, cause this one rips!

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Forest

by Outer Conrol

Hey Outer Control loves our fast melodic skate punk. We wrote Forest as a call out for everyone to remember to take care of our planet .Especially the forests. With all the shit that's going on in the world right now, people have lost sight that if we cut them down they'll never be the same again.

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KEEP YOUR TRUST

by FIRE ANTS FROM URANUS

Hey Folks, We are the FIRE ANTS FROM URANUS and we play melodic punk rock. On May 26th 2023 we will release our new Album PIZZA SUPERNOVA on LP/CD-Digipak and all digital platforms. Nine melodic punk rock songs full of dynamics, speed, humor and a sprinkle of pop punk.

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Brickwall

by No Matter

No Matter are a melodic skate/pop punk band from N.Ireland and this is "Brickwall" the first track from their band new album "Bad Chemistry" out now on vinyl and all digital media platforms!

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Shitegeist

by No Matter

Hi! Our new album "Bad Chemistry" is out on July 1st! Shitegeist is the last single before its released and you can pre-order it on vinyl now from Brassneck Records! Thank you!

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How Prophetic

by When The Walls Fell

Hi everyone, we're When The Walls Fell and this is one of the first tracks off our debut record, Upbeat Songs for the End of the World, out Oct. 1. The entire album was recorded during lockdown between the U.S. and the U.K., and it's about how Nazis are bringing about the apocalypse. Cheers!

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Uncertainty

by Jet Packs

We're Jet Packs from Vladimir, Russia and we have a new record out (the first in 7 years), full of self-reflection, great melodies, and hooks. Uncertainty is a perfect closer. Probably the best take on the complexity of life in 2022! You're in for a treat!

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Navy Days

by Hinge

Hi people ,we are Hinge from Essex We have been wanting to play in a punk band for years, due to the boozers shutting down during lockdown, what else was there to do but write music. We got our first 7 track self titled EP out and would love people to go check it out.

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I Remember My Beating Heart

by Steel Bridges

I'm Philippe Routhier, the man behind Quebec's melodic punk one-man band, Steel Bridges. Here is “I Remember My Beating Heart”, the first single from my upcoming album "Under The Rug". Its fast pace of 220 bpm has a classic 90's skatepunk vibe inspired by songs of Millencolin and Strung Out.

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She's From A Different World

by 54 Reasons

Hi we're "54 Reasons"! We've been a band since 2013. With Juan Alvarez on vocals and guitar, Evan Plyler on Bass, and Aron Hetsko on drums! This is our newest track "She's From A Different World"! From our upcoming album "Cigarettes And Candy" Give us a listen! We promise you'll become a fan!

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Take Me Back

by All Fall Down

We’re All Fall Down, the band that Boris Johnson doesn’t want you to hear, from the punk rock music capital of the world, Peterborough!! This is our debut single Take me Back and if you love bands like Propaghandi, Billy Talent, Four Year Strong and Strung Out then this song was made for you!!

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"Post Lew Sterrett Blues"

by Nonstarter

“The ‘Post Lew Sterrett Blues’ is the story of someone at their lowest point and how lonely and isolating it can feel. It’s about addiction and self-doubt. It reflects the reality that many feels when things are at their worst and how hard it can be to fight back to a new reality.”

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What's Left of Me

by Wes Hoffman

Hi everyone! My name is Wes Hoffman. I've recently released my new punk rock single, titled “What’s Left of Me”. It's a song about going through major transitions in your life and being there for your friends. Hope you'll like it!

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Going Through (Revisited)

by Steel Bridges

Steel Bridges is a melodic punk project by the recording artist Philippe Routhier (Quebec City). Going Through (Revisited) is a song of encouragement to move forward despite the difficulties. By going through, we become who we are.

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Disappointed

by Drag Me Down

Hi folks, we're Drag Me Down from Swindon, UK! This is our track "Disappointed" from our EP New Today Better Tomorrow! We're a fun and energetic pop punk/post hardcore band for fans of stuff like A Day To Remember, Neck Deep and WSTR. Check it out and if you like it consider saving on Spotify etc!

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The Hand (Revisited)

by Steel Bridges

While I play every instrument and self-produce my melodic punk-metal music, I asked David Boulianne (from the Montreal punk band Long Story Short), to write lyrics for the song “The Hand” from the instrumental album Flames. Check that out! This is the second single from "Flames Revisited - Part I".

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Constant Interruption

by Outer Control

Hey we’re Outer Control and we love to play fast, fun melodic punk to get you buzzing. This track is in keeping with who we are, so we hope it at least makes you wriggle a little.

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Shiny Things

by They Stay Dead

Back with our first new release in 6 years, They Stay Dead is still the Gnarled Pop & Power that your big brother fell in love with in 2010!

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Throne Of Lies

by Head Honcho

The song will appear on their upcoming EP ‘Appetite for Distraction’ which will be released on May 1, 2020, through Snatchee Records (US) Gasterecords (Italy) and Lockjaw Distro (UK).

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