The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Indie Punk

Late Nights Alone

by Backseat Vinyl

Backseat Vinyl is a three-piece Indie Rock band based in Denver, Colorado who started out as high school friends. Our most recent track 'Late Nights Alone' is a fun, Garage sounding Punk tune. Enjoy!

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Meet Cute

by Separatr

Meet Cute is our second single, and a catchy, pop-influenced sell-out hit with and edge. It's a tongue-in-cheek satire of romantic comedies and love songs that will satisfy the sarcastic, the smug, and the self-deprecating.

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Norwhal

by Smokin' on Planes

We're garage rockers from Washington DC. This track is an upbeat post-punk song with sparse, but biting, guitar lines and an ethereal vibe. Some of the riffs echo math and even prog rock. We were inspired after participating in the Women's March a couple years ago and wrote this song.

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Dopamine Waster

by Horror My Friend

Our single 'Dopamine Waster' deals with mental health and more specifically, anxiety and how quickly that feeling can come over you and push you down and make you want to feel small. But, on the other side, it also deals with how quickly the right person/people can bring you back out of it.

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Makes No Difference

by WAGER

Hey! We are WAGER! We're a Punk Rock band from South Wales made up from ex-members of bands such as Attack!Attack! and EnGarde. We started WAGER as an excuse to get together once a week and it's kind of snowballed! This track is from our debut EP and was written for our singer/guitarist's dad.

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Las Nubes

Hola! We're Las Nubes from Miami, FL. We're a fuzzed-out dream pop trio from Miami, FL with songs in English and Spanish. Our debut full-length, entitled SMVT is dropping this coming June. If you're into catchy, lo-fi, distorted songs, you might dig what we do!

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The Hippaes

People of the world, we are The Hippaes. Summery power pop punk from members of Bangers, No Comply, and Attack!! Vipers!! 80% pop, 20% punk and made to convince you it's warm enough to surf when it's actually a couple of degrees too cold.

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Zach Frost

Hey hey! I'm Zach Frost and I am an indie-punk solo artist from Columbus, Ohio. I spent most of my life playing drums in various punk sub-genre bands and recently made the foray into writing and releasing my own music. This song is called "Rock Bottom" and is about the worst year of my life.

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The Deadnotes

The Deadnotes are currently marching their way to the top of the indie-punk scene on the continent, tipped as one of the hottest new acts of 2019. With their new single 'Makeup', they not only justify their current success, but up the ante to deliver both a poignant and memorable song.

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Ogikubo Station

Ogikubo Station is Maura Weaver of Ohio punks Mixtapes, and Asian Man Records founder Mike Park—simple chords, with simple melodies, with the simple goal of having fun playing music together.

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Kissing The Klepto

Hey homies! We are Kissing the Klepto from Philadelphia, PA. We have established a reputation in our area for overly energetic live performances with piñatas full of stickers, black lights, and tons more! Here is our flagship track “Northern Philadelphia” Available on our debut EP “Why Bother?”!!

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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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Hang Tight

Hey! We're Hang Tight and we've just released our first new single of the year, "It's So Whatever". We're heading out on a European tour in March and gearing up to release more new music in 2019!

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Burnt Tapes

We're Burnt Tapes from London, although we started off in Athens. We create our own brand of 'regret punk', with gruff vocals, layered melodies and lyrics that we hope you'll get inked on you. We're releasing our debut album 'Never Better' via Lockjaw Records and Wiretap Records on Feb 22nd.

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The Trust Fund Kids

Greetings, punks! This is a song that means a lot to me because it's one of the first songs I wrote that I felt truly proud of. It's worth listening to because if you don't I will drink an entire gallon of milk in under a minute. You are liable for whatever happens legally 'cause that's the law.

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Dangers of Love

Hey! Very stoked to be sending you the debut track from London's Dangers of Love, the new band formed by members of Great Cynics, Apologies, I Have None, Honey Joy and more...! "Like a London Teenage Fanclub," - Paul Smith, Maxïmo Park

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Jagd

Hi guys! We are Jagd, an indie band from Amsterdam! Our music consists of a fiery mix of freaky indie rock and Broadway punk. "David Lynch meets Alice in Wonderland", Dutch press praised our previous work for bluntly dragging audiences into their ominous "hell of heavenly noise". Here's our new EP!

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Jaeger Wells

Wells latest single "Wish I'd Known You" showcases the Pittsburgh native's emotive, melodic and beautifully crafted indie-punk sound. Wells once again teams with The Early November's Ace Enders, who is behind the controls on the new single.

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Wood and Nails

Hey, we're Wood and Nails from Birmingham. We've spent the last couple years on the road with bands such as Gnarwolves, Hotelier & Beach Slang. We'll be ending 2018 with new single Lights Out and our biggest ever show opening up for Flogging Molly and The Bronx at the O2 Academy in Birmingham.

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cheerbleederz

London indie punk trio cheerbleederz release their debut EP faceplant today. As a taster of what’s to come from the rest of the record, you can listen to lead single ‘cabin fever’ right now—a track about being unable to tell someone how you feel, and in turn feeling trapped by that situation.

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