The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Metal

C.O.F.F.I.N.

Children Of Finland Fighting In Norway formed in 2005 on the Northern Beaches of Sydney, since then we have been playing non-stop across Australia and several DIY tours of Europe, America and Asia. Our 4th release "Piss~Up" is finally out (June 2018). We hope you like it,.

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Chelsea Wolfe

Hey guys!! To celebrate my incoming EU tour, I am sending out my new video for "The Culling" taken from the album Hiss Spun ENJOY!

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From Inside

Brit Alt-Metallers, FROM INSIDE, return with their mesmerising sophomore EP, When I’m Breathing Without You, out 14th September. The emerging foursome have also just premiered their brand new video for Before I Leave, which can be viewed here - https://youtu.be/JRkGJN4dRiU .

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KEN Mode

KEN mode share a new video for "Feathers & Lips" a new track from their seventh full-length 'Loved" which is incoming via Season Of Mist (New Damage Records in Canada) on August 31st. Directed by C Mills, the video shows the group in their element performing their raw, unfiltered music live!

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Quella

Hailing from both Brighton and Croydon, Quella write massive prog metal operas, get bored of playing them and swiftly chop them down into two-minute slices of ‘what the f*ck was that?!’

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Black Water Chemistry

South Wales metal outfit Black Water Chemistry are carving out a prominent name for themselves, loaded with their brand new EP, Return To Ashes, out on Friday 31st August. Before then, the band have released the track Return To Ashes.

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Witchsister

Hi! We're Witchsister, an all-female, all-family band of shrieking garage rock banshees. Part punk, part rock, part metal, and all powerhouse, the darkly alluring sound of our music casts spells that enrapture listeners from start to finish.

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THOU

All hail! We have announced our return with a brand new full-length album, Magus. With the impending release of Magus, the we have decided to take a different approach and release three EPs ahead of the full-length, each "are all a complete sonic departure from Magus and from and from each other..."

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Soul Attrition

Hey Punktastic, I'm releasing a solo project called Soul Attrition. The debut album, "Vashon Rain" integrates components of post-metal, grunge, sludge and alternative with a focus on pummeling riffs and haunting melodies in order to create an emotive and driving sound.

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VNDTA

VNDTA unleash an appealing blend of stout riffs, gut wrenching vocals, and unbridled passion. By taking in a glut of influences from Thy Art is Murder, through to No Doubt, VNDTA have crafted a sound that is both unique and potent. The band released their explosive new EP, Pale Glow In April.

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Raw In Sect

Greek progressive metal/rock act RAW IN SECT have unveiled the video for “Arena”, taken from their forthcoming new album “Kitro” which is slated for release on July 6th.

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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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Between The Buried And Me

Progressive metal pioneers BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME have released a music video for “Millions”, taken from Part I of their new conceptual, two-part, epic album “Automata” which is out now through Sumerian Records.

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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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Casagrande

Hello everybody, I am an italian old school thrasher based in London. People born in the seventies must listen to me!!

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Kill Pat Kill

I write on behalf of Kill Pat Kill. Everyone involved with this release wanted it to be a weird and catchy blend of various metal subgenres. The lyrics were made to sound dumb and fun on the surface but deepen the more you listen. We hope you enjoy!

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WE COME IN PIECES

We are an Irish band of Limerick dwelling noise merchants consisting of Ciaran, Kieran and Kieran and we enjoy The Mighty Ducks and playing loud. Sometimes concurrently.

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Black Neon District

Black Neon District is a Progressive Metal band from Paris and was born in 2014 from the ashes of Outcast (Progressive Death Metal 2001-2013). We release today our very first EP "Standing Waves", with brand new tunes in a more sober and modern way, between alternative Post-Rock and Progressive metal

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Blackcat Manor

Hello, We are Blackcat Manor from the small Midwest town of Freeport IL. We’ve been around for about 5 years with two releases and a third in the works. Our most recent release “Relentless” had the title track “Hellfire” featured in Season 7, Episode 1 of American Horror Story

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The Stranger

Hey, I am a solo artist called The Stranger from Burbank California. I wrote the lyrics, melodies, structure, as well as playing the piano/synth, drums, and vocals. Guitar and bass was tracked by Tim Lawrence at Big Zen Studious. It centers around a larger fictional story rooted in truth.

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