The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Rock


by Hipersona

Hi! We are Hipersona, a pop punk-alternative rock band also beany twin sisters who love making noise from Turkey! We wanna show that "POP PUNK IS NOT DEAD!" with our high and raw youth energy! The song has been played on Radio X (as "Hot One" by John Kennedy), Amazing Radio USA and UK, BFBS radio.

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Melt My Brain

by RATH & The Wise Guys

We are a beach punk skate rock band from Florida whose goal is to push social issues, challenge your perception of reality, and create a more interesting and enjoyable experience in life. We bring a show like no one's seen and this track gives a great starting point to our boundless energy.

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by Wine Lips

Toronto’s premiere buzz band, Wine Lips, have just announced their latest full-length release Mushroom Death Sex Bummer Party due out this Fall on Montreal’s Stomp Records. The announcement comes with the premiere of the album’s first single and video for the song Eyes.

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Finally An Escrow Jay

by Rudy G

Rudy G's debut single “Finally An Escrow Jay” exemplifies his powerful rock foundation, the sounds of alternative rock, punk, and hard rock, & strong original songwriting. Finally An Escrow Jay is a metaphor representing one making like a jaybird and flying away from the binding mold of complacency.

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Gone With The Girl Next Door


Hey! We're a brand-new band called MOSKITO for the UK! Gone With The Girl Next Door is are a fever inducing cacophony of dark melodies, mixed with abrasive yet tender sounds. This single has been a long time coming and we’ve been a long time coming. We're Gritty, British, and in your face.

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Blood Drips From Bit Lips

by Gross

I am a multi-instrumentalist and have been in many bands, but rarely do I ever have creative control. this is my solo project and am very proud of it and have a lot of fun making it.

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Better Luck Next Time (feat. Trenton Woodley of Hands Like Houses)

by Written By Wolves

Hey Team! We are Written By Wolves, a Cinematic Rock band from Auckland, New Zealand. This is the second single from our upcoming EP, 'The Collab Project'. This track features Trenton Woodley of Hands Like Houses who also mixed the track and stars in the video directed by WBW member, Bahador Borhani

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by Endless Season UK

We are Endless Season UK, a Pop-Rock band from North East England. Our debut single ‘Ghost’ is out on 04/07/2021 and combines the hard hitting guitars of Alternative Rock with Pop style hooks/melodies. We hope you like it!

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Help Me Through The Night feat. Kellin Quinn

by Written By Wolves

We are Written By Wolves from Auckland, New Zealand. This track is the first of an EP of collaborative re imaginings of songs from our debut album, 'Secrets'. It is about talking about the struggles that we are going through and trying to break down the stigma attached to mental health issues.

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We Breathe The Same

by Neptune Rain

“In an age of polarised debate, rising inequality, and high profile hate and division, our exciting new single is a reflection on the destructive course humanity often appears set on. ‘We Breathe the Same’ serves to act as a reminder that as humans, we have more commonalities than we do differences.

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Straight Down To Hell

by The Chris Rolling Squad

Hi guys, we're The Chris Rolling Squad, we play fast and raw Rock ‘N’ Roll !!! Hard Rock riffing, Punk wildness, psychobilly voodoo rhythm with wide and edgy backing vocals, some say it's the missing link between Bo Diddley and Slayer ! Hope you'll dig our stuff!

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Russian Doll (Acoustic)

by Midwich Cuckoos

As a reaction to their debut album, Midwich Cuckoos cemented a permanent line up, honed their live shows & went into the studio to refine their identity. However, 2020’s events had something different in mind. To keep creative, the band released a series of acoustic renditions to keep spirits up.

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Something in the Water

by Chapter and Verse

Hello! Recorded from our bedrooms, ‘Something in the Water’ is the result of us really trying to push our artistic boundaries. Whilst it’s been tough for many people, the pandemic gave us the time to reevaluate and in a certain sense to rediscover what we love about being a band.

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Against The Lake

by Phoenix Lake

Hey Guys, We are Phoenix Lake and this is our latest single Against The Tides although it was released a year ago, A worldwide Pandemic made it difficult for us to promote it properly and to the extent that it deserves, We really hope you love it! Thanks

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Aum / Olive Trees

by Dandy Island

Hello amazing people of punktastic. We have shared our next EP with you this is our first EP. It took us a year and a half to record,mix and master because of the... you-know-what. Hope you enjoy! It will be aired on 30th of april. Stay safe .

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by DJ Perro

'DJ Perro' is an instrumental rock band from Puebla, Mexico. Among the tastes and influences of the band are genres such as math rock, jazz, progressive, pop and metal.

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The Simpsons = Real Footage

by Mothman and The Thunderbirds

"The Simpsons = Real Footage" is the third single off of Mothman and The Thunderbirds’ debut album Into the Hollow (our May 21st). The song is a sludgy thrash rager that features soulful female guest vocals and a scorching guitar solo.

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Played Me At My Own Game

by The Fiasco

Hi, we're The Fiasco, an Alt-Rock band from Leeds UK. Played Me At My Own Game is our brand new single and is an energetic, mid-tempo Pop/Rock track with a huge sing-along chorus.

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VAN TASTIK, a one-man-band Virginia native now based in Europe. This dark country/alternative rock track is a thumping, vintage-kissed Wild West theme tune that brings to mind classic rock and country.

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by Bad Idea

Hey - we're Bad Idea, Leeds fuzzy dream-pop kids. We've just released the first of two new singles with Rose Coloured Records, 'Winter', a pop vocal-led punk track about when you could waste your money on getting drunk with your friends (which we're all desperately missing). Hope you enjoy! <3

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