The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Pop

Sun Spot

Hi! We're Sun Spot - a noisy pop duo from Bristol with an affinity for 'verb'd out guitars and tasty Ableton beats. We love all things indie rock and new wave - basically if you can dance to it, we're interested.

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Ice Bunny

Do you like metal? Do you like horror? Do you want to hear what it sounds like in a pop format? Then give Showgirl a chance! My second single explores the shadowland between all these three yummy things. Push play and join me in my Dracula rave! And hey, don't forget to put on your bunny ears!<3

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REL

"Music can heal. I've chosen to make a 3-side album to address each phase of healing as its own story & as part of a bigger story. Self compassion is the first step towards peace.”

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C. SHIROCK

C. SHIROCK releases his new passionate love song "Confess Your Love". Featuring heartfelt, emotional vocals with glistening synthscapes and powerful melodies reminiscent of early Madonna, George Michael and Prince.

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Mafankeque

Hi there! We are Mafankeque, a funk/rock/pop band from Bahía Blanca (Argentina)! Last week we released our very first single, "Como la espuma", which is available for free in all digital stores!

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David Ayscue

Hey Guys, I'm David Ayscue and this is my new single 'New York' - it's the perfect song for Central Park on a Sunday!

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The Its

We’re The Its. The Creep Pop wonder trio from Basel/Bern. We aim to create the perfect summer soundtrack for you local mortician hanging out at the public pool. Enjoy our first single Kinky King Cobra.

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Dusty Cubby

A-hoy There! This is Dusty Cubby, a Lo-Fi Emo Pop project out of Everett, Washington. Recorded with the worst possible production, songs contain topics ranging from Sadness and Depression to Smoking Weed and Hanging out with the boys! And much like the Wu Tang Clan, Dusty Cubby is for the children!

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Jessie Munro

Hi guys, I'm Jessie Munro and I would love for you to listen to my brand new track 'Under Fire' - it's about the pressures of social expectations and constantly feeling scrutinized by others. Hopefully it's a song to lose yourself in! Enjoy!

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Lo Rays

Hey! I'm Laura from Lo Rays. We combine catchy melodies, heavy breakdowns and big spacy synths creating a unique ”soft cotton candy and dark Scandinavian pain”, matching my dark and adaptable voice. Hope you like it! :)

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Sharkmuffin

We're a garage punk band from Brooklyn / Jersey Shore & we're coming to the U.K. for our second tour July 26-August 12th!! This is our new track which makes references to Liz Taylor movies, as well as Almost Famous & Pulp Fiction.

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The Classic Kids

Hey Guys! We're The Classic Kids are we're super excited about the release of our new video for our summery feel good track 'Better Days'!!

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Wojtek The Bear

We're wojtek the bear, a four piece laid back indie pop band from Glasgow. This track 'oil & water' is the second single to be lifted from our debut album 'a talent for being unreasonable'.

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Hiding

Hi there, we are Hiding from Berlin / Stuttgart (Germany) and will release our self titled compilation "Hiding" on June 29th 2018 digitally and on cassette. If you're into sad Lo-Fi tunes made for losers give it a listen!

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Grün Wasser

GRÜN WASSER stands in solidarity with all people who have been disenfranchised by the negligent powers of society.

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Tim Carr

Hi folks, I'm Tim Carr and this is my new single 'Take Me There'. It's a blissful blend of cinematic folk and 60s styled minimalistic pop. Hope you enjoy!

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Van Bellman

Hey! I am Van Bellman and this is my new single 'I Hate To See You This Way'. I wrote it about the pain of watching someone you love go down a dark road, witnessing them self-destruct. Something I'm sure we can all relate to at some point in our lives.

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Holy Pinto

“Gold Leaf” is an incredibly well done rock tune with its roots in classic emo and pop-punk from a melodic perspective. However when it comes down to the beat, “Gold Leaf” takes a solid left-hand turn towards a sound much less explored.

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Hobo Bastard

Hello everyone, we are Hobo Bastard and this is our first single off of our upcoming E.p. Disincentives to Breed called "Gelfling". This will be our 4th album and will be released in it's entirety this month on April 20th 2018. Can't wait to hear what you think!

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True Blue

Ey up mi duck, just a dude from Derby who played in punk bands since I was 11. Started working nights and wrote 2 EP's for anyone in their 20s who might relate. I appreciate anyone who takes the time to listen, thank you!

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