The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of The Smiths

Bled

by PLÅSTIC

Hi, we are PLÅSTIC. Our new single Bled draws on our shameless teenage love of 2000's indie and pop-punk, our adolescent love of 90's Britpop and grunge, and our adult love of 80's new wave and alternative.

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Sunbleached

by Antiguo

This is our most recent release and best displays the sound we characterise as Coldcore. Indie and post-punk influences meshed through our hardcore / DIY lineage.

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SILQUE

Sometimes When I Look At You... is the first single from the Danish alt-rock band’s coming album which is due to be released in January 2020 - their follow-up to their last album Gloria. Silque has already received quite a bit of attention from the Danish music media.

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PLÅSTIC

Hi There, we're PLÅSTIC - because we are rubbish. - a dab of pop-punk, a sprinkling of alternative and a touch of indie, PLÅSTIC are a fiery three-peice in their embroynic stage. Their latest relase - 'Blue to Black', is a homage to pop-punk and bad life decisions.

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TAMSYN

Hey Guys, we're TAMSYN primarily an Indie Rock / Pop band from Manchester but we believe our new single ''Forever Is Now'' will appeal more to the ''Pop-punk'' lovers out there! We think it's an absolute banger and we hope you think so too!

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Orations

We are a post-punk/new wave/college rock/whatever it’s called these days band from Buffalo, NY. With our new album we have built off our darker post-punk roots and delved slightly more into the realm of jangle/dream pop.

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