The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of the-boys

Mean Queen

by Poison Boys

Hey there, We're the Poison Boys, a 1970s punk rock n roll styled band from Chicago that stays true to form. Mean Queen is a raw motorcycle rock/protopunk type hit celebrating bad ass women/queens/sex workers, on our fourth 7" was just released on Chicago's Hobo Wolfman Records.

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To Live or Live Not

by Duncan Reid and the Big Heads

Hi. This is the first video track from our new, 4th album, 'Don't Blame Yourself'. It's the story of a man who decides enough is enough, rents his house out on Airbnb, catches a plane to Caracas and looks for a girl with whom to dance all night and sleep all day. After all, why go somewhere safe?

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The Twinkles

The new Twinkles album contains 10 songs in the classic style of the band, pure punk 77 full of melodies and sensational choruses that bring to mind bands like Boys, Ramones, Undertones, Vibrators, Cock Sparrer, Skids, 999.

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