The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Alternative Rock

Imagination

by Skinny Knowledge

Hey folks, we are Skinny Knowledge and this is the first track from our debut album 'Don't Turn Out The Lights'. 'Imagination' is a high-octane, punk-inspired anthem that tells a tale of anticipation and hope that touches on the subject of courage, but also fear.

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Fool's Paradise

by Young States

Hey, we're Young States from Norwich and we've just released our newest single "Fool's Paradise"! We are so incredibly proud of this song and so excited to release it too, because we wrote it over 4 years ago! We think it's one our best songs yet and couldn't be happier that it's finally out!

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Heavenly Home (I'm In Your Mind)

by Sleemo

Hey, we are an independent alternative band from Norwich, Norfolk. Formed mid 2019. This song represents escapism and how people use technology to hide from the scary reality of the outside world.

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Painted Mind

by Pinehill

Hi! We are a new band on the block! We are Pinehill, from Sweden. We recently released our debut single Painted Mind. If you're into alternative rock, female fronted bands and catchy melodies, this one's for you!

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The Power

by James Kennedy

Hey Punks, this is James Kennedy and this is my new song 'The Power' from my new album 'MAKE ANGER GREAT AGAIN' coming September 25th. It's a friendly little ode to Trump, Boris & whichever evil douche is screwing your country up! Play it loud, play it proud, get active & Make Anger Great Again!

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Headcount

by TOVA

We are a four-piece rock band from the UK. Headcount was produced by Steph Carter (ex-Gallows) and the music video encapsulates the struggle of identity, of defining your illnesses and negative thoughts separately, about taking from others and acting on selfish impulse to contribute to personal gain

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Overthought

by Patient Hell

Hey guys!! we're a new band from Newcastle upon Tyne, called Patient Hell. This song is our debut single that we've working on for the past year or so, it's a melodic, heavy and emotional song, we're really happy with it and hopefully you enjoy it too!

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The Red Tree

by AUDIO|FOR|GEMINI

AUDIO|FOR|GEMINI is the given name of a solo project from a musician with the given name of Nathan Allison, an artist from Scotland. Heavy bass lines, fuzz distortion, ambient guitars, emotive melodies, sincere lyrics. Enjoy.

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Demons

by Summoners

Summoners are a 4-piece rock band based in Portsmouth/London who have been best friends since meeting in school and college and are excited to be coming together to play what we love: heavy, dirty, riffy rock.

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Heroes

by Back On Earth

Embark On an emo revival of the early 2000s with "Heroes", the new track from Back On Earth. The introspective lyrics contribute to the atmosphere delivered by the music: a gloomy feeling far from being unpleasant.

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Lucky 7

by Jane N' The Jungle

“Lucky 7” was written about a night the band had while playing a show in Las Vegas and hanging out at Longhorn Casino in East Vegas. It’s a free-spirited song that captures one of the band’s favorite memories.”

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LDNYC (Lockdonw NYC)

by The Velvicks

Meet The Velvicks. According to the drummer, the EP is about bringing Stadium Rock into your pockets. This song 'LDNYC' is about punching corona back in the face.

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Lost On The Endless Sea

by Affidavit

Hello there, we're Affidavit (Alternative Rock - Paris, France)! This track brings together the most energetic influences of the band, from Hardcore Punk to Pop Punk, with an airy Math Rock outro. A lively mix of The Story So Far, Four Year Strong And And So I Watch You From Afar.

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The Lonely Ones

by Well Being

Hello friends, we would like to introduce you to our debut single, The Lonely Ones. Inspired by the loss of a childhood friend to suicide at 23, we crafted a world for those dealing with their demons to escape to in times of adversity using noughties rock energy and pop sensibilities as a backdrop.

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Who Said I Were a Saint?

by Splitting Edges

We are a two man alt rock band from St Albans and South east London. This track's about girls and cigarettes.

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WAR

by Bikini Cigarette

Hey Folks, we are Bikini Cigarette, a Rock band from Vizela, Portugal. We just released our new Single/Video called WAR. A powerful song about the anger that most young Soldiers feel when they are summoned to go to War, fighting for a cause they don't believe in. We hope you enjoy. Stay safe!

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Flow

by Everase

Greetings! We are ukrainian rock band EVERASE. On 06/20 we released our debut album "GO FOR BROKE". Check it out!

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Wasting Time

by Plain Microwave

Heya! My name is J and I create chaotic Rock, this is my first single called 'Wasting Time' and it's about not having a job and getting high. Hope you enjoy it xox

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Victory Lap

by Let Man Loose

‘When people fall in love, they tend to want to share it with the whole world, like they’re showing off a trophy or waving their arm out of the window like a winning race car driver. Be a good sport and let them enjoy that moment’ / Marc Ainley on ‘Victory Lap’

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Greenhorn

by XOAN

We are XOAN from Athens and we recently released our debut record, “Greenhorn”. Sonically we tried to attempt a fresh approach on the sound that takes us back to when we all first started to really love music. So far, people tell us that it’s a great summer road trip companion. Enjoy! 🙂

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