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Bands and new music for fans of Rock

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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Space Loop

by Burrowing

We are Burrowing and this track is taken from our new album, 'Weight'. It's about losing connection with reality.

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Cower

by Oscar Merry

'Cower' seamlessly blends through genres to create a melting pot of individuality; unlike anything else. The sound has an infectious charm, driving rhythms and a melody that will make its home inside your head.

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Victory Lap (Live)

by Let Man Loose

Fresh-faced with new bassist Eric Dimmack joining the line-up, and Luke Scruton filling in for Jamie on guitar, we booked into York's Young Thugs Studio to record performances of two tracks from 'Vol. 3'. Choosing to record live, the session resulted in a pair of frenetic and raw recordings.

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Branches

by MAUVE

We wrote this during the first lockdown by sending voice notes beats and demos to each other. We believe this is our most rocky/angsty song yet and captures the frustrations of being a band during the recent pandemic.

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Object Permanence

by Strangelight

We're Strangelight from Oakland, CA. Our debut album, Adult Themes was released on October 23rd. This track, Object Permanence, is one of my favorites on the album. A blast to play live, and an example of the benefits of not overthinking things. Not that we're ever in danger of that.

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Sinnerville

by Storm

Storm, German/South African born singer & songwriter living in the USA. Storm plays the guitar, bass guitar and drums. Storm has recorded music in Nashville with some incredibly talented and accredited musicians. Sinnerville, is a hard rock song pulling from many post-grunge and nu-metal influences.

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Monster Movie

by The Tomb Tones

Straight outta their graves in Atlanta, GA, THE TOMB TONES will trick or treat your ears to a witch’s brew of hokey horror references, infectious hooks, and spooky storytelling that’s oozing with novelty Halloween punk rock sweetness

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We Eat the Buffalo

by Radio Aftermath

From the enigmatic first chord through to its head shaking climax, We Eat the Buffalo is a marriage of hook laden riffs & choruses, full of energy and immediacy. This is all underpinned by hard-hitting drums, driving bass lines, and creative lead guitar work.

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rusk

by jealous

jealous - is a mix of head-banging rock with a touch of post-hardcore. This track is about people being heartless to each other, to the point when you start doubting whether they have a piece of dry bread for the heart or they’re just genuinely assholes.

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Shaun

by PLAY DEAD

Shaun is a story about Ollie's (bass) nan's boyfriend, a gentle giant with a temper who got arrested for punching a man off his bike in south London.

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Endless Breath

by Sean Nolan and The Heartmakers

Hey guys, we're Sean Nolan and the Heartmakers, a rock - pop punk band from Brooklyn, NY. We've just released our new record, titled “The Machineries of Joy”. We hope you'll like it, thanks for your time :)

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Black Dove

by Favvkes

Hey there, I'm Favvkes and this is my debut single Black Dove! It's an anthem of inner strength to help us through these trying times about harnessing the power you've always had within you... It's edgy and moody and I hope you love it. Best played loud ;)

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Highway Rats

by BRAINCOATS

Hey!! We are BRAINCOATS, a Punk Rock 'n' Roll band from Sweden. This is our new single "Highway Rats" from our upcoming EP. It's an upbeat fun song about being out on tour. Living through the amazing and challenging moments with your best friends in life. Take a listen and tell us what you think!

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Easy To Forget

by Frank's White Canvas

“We are part of a society that is accustomed to turning a blind eye toward injustice. They convinced us that one person cannot change the world, but we have decided to try.” That is the feeling that Frank’s White Canvas express in their new single, “Easy to Forget.”

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Gun Dogs

by TOVA

We played 2 London Headline shows as part of a UK tour Single Gun Dogs, produced by Steph Carter (ex-Gallows) massive for us to work with him as big Gallows fans! We’re on 15 Playlists on Spotify & bowled over to get airplay on Kerrang! Radio Featured Artist of the Week & championed by Alex Baker

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S.A.D

by Maggie Cassidy

This is the first single 'S.A.D' from our debut EP 'Life is Beautiful.'! It's all about Seasonal Affective Disorder and not seeing enough of the sun, which I think we can all relate to in these crazy times.

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Evil Knievel

by Livingston

LIVINGSTON is from the UK. The band achieved numerous successes including Top 20 in the German Sales Charts and Number 1 on the Amazon & iTunes Rock Charts as well as iTunes Newcomer Album of the Year 2010. The new album “This is a Robbery” is the embodiment of this chapter in Livingston’s life.

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