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Archive for May, 2009

May
30/09
Exclusive MP3 Leak: SOJA

SOJA – I Dont Wanna Wait

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First single taken from the East Coast’s band’s forthcoming album (Born In Babylon), dropping late this summer. Look for more exciting Pier coverage of SOJA as we get closer to the reggae roots band’s album release date.

CLICK HERE to go check out SOJA’s MySpace for more information.

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May
30/09
Classic Music Video: The Pepper Pots

Spain’s reggae soul group The Pepper Pots performing Lucky Girl live for Radio 3 Madrid.

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May
28/09
Stranger Preview New Songs

CLICK HERE to hit up San Diego’s Stranger’s MySpace page to listen to some new samples from the band’s forthcoming EP.

You can check out below a new song (Skankin’ in the Dark) performed live at the OC Tavern.

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May
28/09
Pacific Dub New Album in the Works

Up and coming Pacific Dub have a new album planned for release this summer, the band recently released its EP, First Drop.

The band also has these upcoming shows:

Friday- June 19th Mongos w/ Natural Incense
Grover Beach, CA

Tuesday- June 23rd Wildcat Lounge
Santa Barbara, CA

Wednesday- June 24th Shore Lounge w/ Natural Incense
Hermosa Beach, CA

Friday- June 26th The Office w/ One Drop
Huntington Beach, CA

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May
27/09
The Pier Compilation Volume 1 – More Artists Announced

Here is the latest additions of fantastic reggae rock groups contributing unreleased tracks to The Pier’s Compilation Vol 1, dropping this August.

  • OPM
  • Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad
  • Can’t Hang
  • 3rd Alley
  • RAC
  • Sunset Bus

Already announced: Dirty Heads, John Brown’s Body, The B Foundation, Ballyhoo!, Pato Banton, The Supervillains, Josh Fischel, The Movement & Mike Pinto.

Of course we have a few more surprise up our sleeves… Hit up our Pier Forums and let us know of what you think of the line-up.

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May
27/09
RAC CD Release Live Videos

Check out Black Sand below then hit up this LINK to watch more videos from RAC’s CD Release party in Arizona.

The band’s amazing new album Heavy can be purchased from The Pier Store.

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May
27/09
Beduoin Soundclash to Debut Digital EP

Bedouin Soundclash will be releasing a 5 Song EP titled “Where Have The Songs Played Gone To?” on June 16th that will be available digitally (iTunes, rhapsody, Think Indie, EMusic…etc) everywhere! The band will also be supporting No Doubt on their current U.S. headlining tour. CLICK HERE to hear a new song from the EP!

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May
27/09
Interview: Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad

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Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad is not just the band with one of the biggest names in music, it is also a reggae roots dub band pushing the sonic frontiers of creative live music. Bassist and vocalist James Searl is here to introduce Pier readers into the Panda Squad’s world.

GPGDS MySpace Page RIGHT HERE

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May
26/09
Rancid Album on MySpace

Take a listen to the whole new Rancid album Let the Dominoes Fall on MySpace now. Up to No Good and I Ain’t Worried a pretty kewl ska jams.

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May
26/09
Beastie Boys Name New Album

The hip hop veteran’s new album is titled Hot Sauce Committee. Interesting.

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May
26/09
RAC’s ‘Heavy’ in The Pier Store

CLICK HERE to go buy RAC’s fantastic new album Heavy available now in The Pier Store.

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May
25/09
Clips of 311 ‘Uplifter’

Hit up Amazon RIGHT HERE to hear some 30 sec samples from the Bob Rock produced album.

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May
25/09
Seth Davis Debuts New Song/Sound

New group Seth Davis, featuring 1dabred (Bredrin Daddys), Big Nes and Jungle Josh (Bredrin Daddys & Chapter 11), has just posted the first song from its forthcoming EP. CLICK HERE to go take a listen to Devil’s Playground.

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May
24/09
Rebelution Post New Tracks

CLICK HERE to take a listen to completed studio versions of Outta Control and Bright Side of Life from the band’s forthcoming album dropping August 4th.

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May
24/09
Exclusive MP3 Leak: Lefty at the Washout

Lefty at the Washout – Take Him Home

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Track taken from the band’s debut album Fortytofive. This is one of The Pier’s favorite releases of the year, be sure to grab a copy.

CLICK HERE to go check out Lefty at the Washout’s MySpace for more information.

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