The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Punk Rock

Crossing the Line

by Padme

We're Padme from ─░stanbul, Turkey and we've released our 3rd full length album 'The Fine Line Between Being Conscious and Self Harm' recently. This song is about hope and despair, joy and anger, and trying to survive under a neo-sultanate reign in a land stuck between the Middle East and Europe.

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Nueva ley universal

by Servet

Hi, We're Servet a punk rock band from Spain. 'Nueva ley universal' is probably our favorite song of our first release that talks about misunderstanding and how life is a set of pieces that don’t quite fit.

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Kiss and Tell

by Wyldlife

Hi, we're Wyldlife. 'Kiss and Tell' is the first single off of our new album, 'Year of the Snake', on Stevie Van Zandt's Wicked Cool Records. We make rock 'n' roll music and we're really proud of this one.

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Riot (Breaking Windows and Bones)

by Trash n Privilege

Check out Trash n Privilege - punk jams that are a caffeine laced cocktail of driving beats and raw vocals with a dash heavy guitar.

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A Way Out

by Young Pretorians

Hi readers. We're Young Pretorians from Portsmouth, UK. We recorded a quarantine music video like everyone else for our first single, recorded with Ben Whyntie at Old Blacksmiths Studio. Check out our homemade video for 'A Way Out' for a little bit of an insight into our exit strategy for 2020.

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Good Luv Gone South

by TOMMY RAY! & The CRY!

The CRY!'s frontman and songwriter TOMMY RAY! (Nelsen) has launched into a solo career with the release of his new record "First Hits Free" on SP records (Japan) and GadM (Germany)

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Far Away

by Paper Fight

Merging grunge with 2000s punk; we have whipped up an exciting, energetic sound with our new track 'Far Away'. Forming in early 2020 (just before the world went into lockdown) we managed to squeeze some time into the recording studio and finish off this track!

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Weird Ones

by Cherym

Derry pop-punk trio Cherym has released their newest track 'Weird Ones.' Informed by 90's So-Cal pop-punk, DIY aesthetics and the desire to be the biggest band in the world, Cheryms new song is a colourful, energetic, addictive track that demands your full attention

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Broken Heart Gang

by Joanna and The Dropouts

Hey! We are Joanna and The Dropouts if you're Good at Being Bad like us then you'll love what we have in store. "Broken Heart Gang" is our 4th release, Horror Surf Punk dance anthem would best describe the track, it’s dark, it’s moody but it’s catchy as hell!

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Weight

by AANTHEMS

Hey guys, AANTHEMS here from Vancouver BC. Our first full length Blood Fortune is a bastard of a record, railing against greed, corruption and the end of humanity. It’s a sweaty angry mess, and it feels like someone is finally on your side.

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Premium Healthscare

by Apathy Cycle

This is from our upcoming full length release (out 4/24). We wrote this song over 3 years ago and it seems more relevant today than ever!

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Like, Music Again! / Welcome Break!

by Borts

Borts is a 3-piece punk rock band from the South West of England.
Our debut album is out later this year, in the meantime please enjoy our double A-side single!

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"Dark Inside"

by LOWBORN

We're electro/alternative rock band LOWBORN, and in "Dark Inside" we delve into downward spirals and dig up demons. The video for "Dark Inside" pulls from "The Blair Witch Project" with haunting, dark rooms and shadows, time to get scared.

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Flix from '86

by Rad Max

Rad Max is a rad wave dance rock band from Portland, Oregon.
They were voted most likely to play the training montage song in a straight-to-video b-movie.
In between VHS movie nights, this band blasts out ridiculous songs about malls, evil computers, and psycho killers with guitar-shaped drills.

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Elon (Take Me Home)

by Rawls Royce

Our music is political but doesn’t shy away from reminding listeners how close they are to dying in a beer covered sweater.
We're a band about getting drunk on Sunday night and holding yourself together for work Monday morning.

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No Potential

by Common Grounds

Hey, we're Common Grounds from Los Angeles.
We hope you enjoy our new single and music video, "No Potential".

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Spineless

by Jools

Jools take shape in the formation of a sextet and proudly demonstrate their stance on socialism, public figures and the importance of well-being. Spineless illustrates the tale of Jools singer, Mitchell Gordon and his relationship with an oppressive hierarchy in his first place of employment.

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Dear Hearts

by Dear Hearts

Hey guys, this track is what we're about, the feeling of playing in a band, breaking the band up, missing it big time and getting back together stronger than ever. it's the very first track of our new EP 'Old shirts'. We really hope you'll love it!

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Against All Odds

by Crashed Out

Hi guys we have been around since 1995, this is a brand new recording from us hopefully included on our new album that should be out later this year. The song is all about standing up for yourself and what you believe in and doing your own thing Viva le punk shout it out loud!

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Mind Trip

by The Outlines

Hi, we're The Outlines, and this is our new track Mind Trip.

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