The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Hardcore

MSRY

Miserable hardcore trio MSRY have released a hard-hitting video for their latest track “Broken Teeth”, taken from their upcoming EP “Safety First”. The video features evocative visuals and an appearance from guest vocalist Thomas Smith of Lifetight.

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This is Treason

We're This is Treason, a shoegaze and dream pop-influenced skramz band, fusing the melancholic, ferocious and amelodious vocal styles of '90s screamo bands like Orchid and Pg. 99 with the depressing soundscapes of shoegaze and dream pop acts like My Bloody Valentine, Narrow Head and Cloakroom.

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Cassus

We're a chaotic hardcore/emo band from Norwich, UK who play passionate, angry political music with an infusion of philosophical introspection that we hope provokes thought in our listeners as well as the raw emotion expressed by our sound.

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Taken

With Regard To is the first new release from legendary SoCal melodic hardcore outfit, Taken, in fourteen years. The Other People Records released EP shows the band matching, if not exceeding, the raw ferocity that made them so influential in their heyday.

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Sectioned

We're Sectioned from Edinburgh and we're a Diana Ross cover band. This is our debut album Annihilated and it does what it says on the tin. The full album will be available at the end of April. Cover your ears and run.

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Vitamin X

Hi, getting in touch with Modern Man the new single from Vitamin X! Around since the late '90s, the longstanding Amsterdam based hardcore outfit have just signed to Southern Lord!

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Aerosol Jesus

Aerosol Jesus' debut EP 'Failure' showcases an assault on boredom with an abundance of influences, taking pages from black metal, doom and noise, to post-hardcore and screamo. Unapologetically schizophrenic, Aerosol Jesus have crafted a maximalist wall of sound that is simultaneously devastating yet

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Fifth Dawn

“This song is quite interesting conceptually – I was having a lot of lucid dreams at a point in my life due to various stressors, and with that came an unsettling, warped reality that became my constant dream state."

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Single Wound

Hey there we're a band called Single Wound. We love playing catchy riffs, breakdowns and sing-a-longs. Our debut EP is available now on all platforms.

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SCENES WE HAVE MISSED

We've been making music together for a long time because we've been friends since our childhood. We tried to express how we changed and evolved over the years. From the bottom of our hearts, with sorrow.

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They Live | We Sleep

We are They Live | We Sleep a five piece band from South Wales, a project that was created to vent some aggression and energy that would otherwise be turned inwards. The debut album Self Harm is an unrelenting 5 track clocking in at under 10 minutes

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Cage Flight

We are Cage Flight, an anarchist melodic hardcore band from the occupied Lenape land currently called Philadelphia. Members’ current and past projects include Ramshackle Glory, Wrong Planet, and Cottontail.

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Hoi-Poi Farplane Wind

Hey there, we are a post-hardcore/emotive band based in Thessaloniki, Greece. Recently we released our new mini album, "Dread and Vision" which can be seen as a turn towards modern post-hardcore with a potent dose of emotion. Check out "Asleep in Sorry" if you are into rugby!

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RainMen

Hi Lads, we're a band called RainMen and we wrote a DIY concept album with Socio-political themes about extreme anxiety and also sort of wanting to be a robot inspired by OK Computer by Radiohead and Gallow's Grey Britain, we hope you like it xox

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Peace in Protest

Hi we’re Peace in Protest. We’re a hard rock three piece from Brighton, brought together by our desire to make music that gets people moving. Our debut single ‘Backwards’ is us showing you our love for heavy riffs, groove and pop hooks. We hope you enjoy it!

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With The Wolves

Hi everyone! We are a four piece melodic hardcore band from Manchester, UK We have our debut EP "A Story With No Start" coming out this spring which include our four currently released singles. We hope you enjoy it as much as we have enjoyed the experience of writing and playing it live!

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Gravel Pit

Yo yo yo! We are Gravel Pit from Wiltshire! The coolest band from the most uncool county in England! We like big dirty riffs and bouncy groovin' riddims!

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My Own Prison

We're an hardcore-punk band from Sardinia, Italy. After earning an enthusiastic fanbase among the punk and metal community in the island and Italy, we're about to celebrate our 10-years of activity publishing our 4th album on march 5th 2018 through Blacktooth Music.

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Trespasser

Trespasser are a 4 piece progressive hardcore band from the UK. Tackling political issues via a fusion of hardcore/ punk & thrash. Our DNA is made up of fast, relentless big riffs & passionate lyrics & vocals. We have a total disregard for what is "current" and/ or "fashionable". We are what we are

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The Ocean Front

Hey guys! We're The Ocean Front, a punk rock band from Budapest, Hungary. Our second EP 'Dead End Kids' is now finally out following our debut in 2016. A lot of things happened to the band since then, including member changes and a fucked up yet awesome European tour (note The Bohemian Blunder).

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