The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Taking Back Sunday

Small Doses

by The Dent Act

Hi guys, we're The Dent Act, a three piece alt-rock band from Portsmouth. Small Doses is our third single and we think you'll quite like it. Get your vaccine in your arm, and this song in your ears. Not the other way round.

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Socrates

by Prey drive

Hey all! We are Prey Drive & you are listening to our new single Socrates, taken from our upcoming EP "Neon God" (May 28th). Expect a powerhouse of authoritative rock riffs intertwined with intricate mathematical lead lines and a dream-like ambience, with soaring vocals soaked in canorous harmonies.

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I'LL DRINK TO THAT!

by The Weather Might Say Otherwise

Hi! My name is Karalyn Hope and I am filling this out for the young Fredonia, New York alternative rock band The Weather Might Say Otherwise! This track is an energetic song that focuses on the darkness of drug use, specifically alcohol. It is also their first song in about 1.5 years!

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The Arsonist

by Havelocke

We're Havelocke, four best friends who bonded over our love of emo music. This is our new track 'The Arsonist' which is the second single from our new EP 'Arsonist'. The track is a throwback to the early-mid 2000s emo/post-hardcore sound and details the collapse of an old friendship.

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Old Tattoo

by The Dent Act

Hi everyone. We're The Dent Act and this is our debut single 'Old Tattoo'. Is there that one person from your past that you've never really been able to forget? This song is about that. Enjoy!

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Stay Single

by Absent Friends

This is the first single off an album we’ve been working on since the spring of 2018. Our band is actually just the two of us, doing the work of many and we’re excited to share this track with you - we’re hoping it becomes part of your summer soundtracks.

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Private Tantrum

by New Fossils

We're New Fossils from the Bay Area, and this song is about what playing music means to us. It's boppy and fun but still looking for something more than where we are.

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[Corpse Party]

by L'exqusite Douleur

Yerrrrr, check out our new song [Corpse Party] out now on all platforms. We hope to help on keeping this style of music alive and relevant in 2020.

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Nothing at All

by Red Weather

Hey all! We’re Red Weather from Virginia Beach. We just released our debut EP entitled Empty Places, and we’re hard at work recording our follow up now. The pandemic may have stopped shows, but not writing and recording. We plan to release a new song every month for the foreseeable future.

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Less Talk, More Shots

by Never Ender

Hey Everyone! We're Never Ender. This is the first song off of our new album "Long Shot". Hope you enjoy it!

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Just Like Them

by Viva La Bear

We are Viva La Bear. We combine big riffs with high energy vocals for some catchy Alt-Rock bangers! Check out our first single "Just Like Them"

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Together

by Waxflower

'Together' is a conversation between me (Tristan) and my anxiety. There was year long period of my life that was dominated by daily panic attacks and I wanted to capture the inner monologue that was happening. I’m still anxious, I always will be, but my relationship with anxiety has changed.

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Together

by Waxflower

Hey! We're Waxflower from Brisbane, Australia. Coming together through personal struggles with mental health and self-acceptance, we've written songs that resonate with all of us. Our new single 'Together' is about anxiety - it's a rally call to get better by putting things in to perspective.

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I Know Who You Are

by Ackerman

Hey everyone! I'm a Long Island-based audio engineer, and just put out my first full length emo/punk record! Here is the first single from that record! You can find it everywhere and I hope you enjoy.

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Stereo

by Sleepless Denver

Hey guys. Our band Sleepless Denver just released our first single Stereo about a week ago. It’s unique according to many listeners, as we all came from different influences and backgrounds. We hope you enjoy it!

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Life On Standby

by Movin In Stereo

Hey! We are Movin In Stereo from Gothenburg, Sweden. If ya like a catchy tune and goodtimes then we are the perfect Tinder date for you.

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Tides

by Tiny Kingdoms

Hi guys! We're Tiny Kingdoms and this is our new single "Tides" The song is about attempting to collect and calm yourself even when things around you seem to be spiraling out of control. We hope you enjoy it.

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Down With The Pressure

by My Everest

We are My Everest from London UK, an upbeat, alternative 6 piece band from London. We've just dropped our debut single "Down With The Pressure" and are so excited to share it with the world. The song displays riffs, harmonies and energy that we do best. We hope you enjoy the song!

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THIS LIFE

Based on personal experiences, the track and video are a candid and vulnerable plea to anyone suffering from mental health problems associated with drug and alcohol dependency to overcome the stigma of asking for professional help.

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Wood and Nails

We're Wood and Nails from Birmingham. Recently played shows with Flogging Molly and The Bronx as well as previously touring with Beach Slang, Gnarwolves and Spunge. We recently had a featured track on Punktastic with Lights Out and now we have our latest single Searching For An Exit out March 1st.

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