The Pickup

Bands and new music for fans of Rock

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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Haiyah!

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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HANGMAN

by VAN TASTIK

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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Winter

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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After Thought

by ForeignWolf

We blend heavy alt-rock loaded with enticing hooks and monstrous riffs. With comparisons to Alexisonfire, Deftones, and Alter Bridge, we drop our new EP, Your Weapons, Your Words, which arrives on Friday 14th May. We will also reveal a new single, Alone, on Friday 5th March.

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Nothing Left To Save

by Neptune Rain

Hey we are Neptune Rain. 'Nothing Left to Save' is from our debut EP 'Chaos & Light' and is about the pain and confusion left behind when a relationship unexpectedly ends. Our name comes from the theory that on Neptune it can rain diamonds; suggesting that hope can be found in the darkest of places.

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Love Aint Forever

by Broozer

Hey There. We’re Broozer and come from Wolverhampton. We fall sow here between Punk and Rock. This song is taken from our latest EP which was released 18.01.21. I’d describe our sound as basic but energetic, fairly riff based. Don’t expect too much, we’re nothing special.

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Something's Gonna Break

by The Final Clause Of Tacitus

We are a UK crossover crew and we are back with a new EP, Asinine Music for the Solemn and Staid, out on Friday 14th May. We have have also just delivered a brand new single and video, Something’s Gonna Break

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LIAR

by the visitors

hello we are a five piece band from dundalk co, louth. this is our newest LIAR we hope you enjoy, you can also find our debut EP on spotify its call "what did you expect"

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Long Gone Silver

by Y!KES

Written in the heat of global frustration, 'Long Gone Silver' smacks against the rage with massive guitars, bass hooks, punchy drums & sinister vocals to remind the world that music is alive, kicking & screaming.

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Up Tonight

by Start the Week Over

“Up Tonight” is an upbeat emo-rock song about confessing your love for someone through the simple act of staying up together, featuring a Deftones inspired breakdown (1:43), and a stripped acoustic outro (2:32).

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Lightning

by The Mandevilles

Hi Punktastic gang! We're The Mandevilles. Our new song "Lightning" reflects on the masochistic side of a past relationship. Eventually realizing that it just didn't work, but there's still this sick thrill from going through hell for someone you think you're meant to be with. Plus it's grungy af!

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By The Power Of Barnard Castle

by Those Fucking Snowflakes

Blackpool based noise punks Those Fuckign Snowflakes release Dominic Cummings baiting video for By The Power Of Barnard Castle, taken from forthcoming EP 'Everything Is Absolutely Fkkkkkkd' out in January on Louder Than War Records

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RAVINGS AT YOUR WINDOW

by HOLY ROLLER BABY

With music as spirited as their name suggests Holy Roller Baby offers rock that rolls with primitive swagger in this debut single. Recorded at Radiohead's Courtyard Studios in Oxfordshire, England and produced by Ian Davenport (Band of Skulls, Demob Happy etc.)

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