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Archive for September, 2009

Sep
30/09
Announcement: Enter Your Band!

The Pier wants to Expose you to the world!

As a Christmas present to our fans, The Pier will be releasing a FREE digital Sampler in December!

For this sampler we want to ‘Expose’ the freshest talent out there! Therefore, we are looking for bands that have never been included on our previous Sampler/Compilation albums!

We know there are some serious kick-ass bands out there and The Pier since day one has always been about promoting bands of all sizes! We just love good music!

We are looking for bands pushing the musical frontier in reggae rock, acoustic, reggae, hip hop or whatever!

Previous Pier Sampler’s have been downloaded thousands of times, so this will be a huge exposure opportunity for any band!

Now, here is the best news. Guess who is judging this thing? Bands for inclusion on the compilation will be selected by our GUEST JUDGES:

  • Pepper
  • The Expendables
  • John Brown’s Body
  • Passafire
  • The Dirty Heads
  • Ballyhoo!
  • The B Foundation

Your music will be heard by some the biggest and most influential bands in the scene today! Look for more guest judges to be announced soon!

CLICK THE PIC FOR MORE DETAILS!

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Sep
29/09
Dirty Heads at West Beach Festival

Check it out below and more updates in its Pier Tour Blog!

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Sep
29/09
Sep
28/09
Eat the Meek with Fishbone

Check out this crazy good video of Fishbone front-man Angelo Moore performing Eat the Meek with NOFX at Warped this year.

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Sep
26/09
Classic Music Video: Mest – What’s the Dillio?

Mest started off as a pretty cool pop punk band that was pretty good at throwing in some catchy reggae pop jams. Check out What’s the Dillio? below.

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Sep
26/09
Diego Roots at Canes Oct 5th

Those from San Diego know what a big deal this is. The band has been on a bit of a hiatus of late, so it is great to see them playing a show. Check out a live Diego Roots performance below.

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Sep
25/09
Video: B Foundation ‘Too Damn Tough’ Acoustic

The B Foundation perform an acoustic version of the song “Too Damn Tough” from the album Souvenirs, Novelties, and Party Tricks at the MoBoogie Loft Sept. 2009.

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Sep
22/09
Announcement: The Pier ‘Exposed’ Sampler

The Pier wants to Expose you to the world!

As a Christmas present to our fans, The Pier will be releasing a FREE digital Sampler in December!

For this sampler we want to ‘Expose’ the freshest talent out there! Therefore, we are looking for bands that have never been included on our previous Sampler/Compilation albums!

We know there are some serious kick-ass bands out there and The Pier since day one has always been about promoting bands of all sizes! We just love good music!

We are looking for bands pushing the musical frontier in reggae rock, acoustic, reggae, hip hop or whatever!

Previous Pier Sampler’s have been downloaded thousands of times, so this will be a huge exposure opportunity for any band!

Now, here is the best news. Guess who is judging this thing? Bands for inclusion on the compilation will be selected by our GUEST JUDGES:

  • Pepper
  • The Expendables
  • John Brown’s Body
  • Passafire
  • The Dirty Heads
  • Ballyhoo!
  • The B Foundation

Your music will be heard by some the biggest and most influential bands in the scene today!

So if you are in band send something send in! If your friends are in band or if you know a great band that needs to be heard by the world encourage them to submit a song! Good luck and we look forward to hearing some amazing music!

CLICK THE PIC FOR MORE DETAILS!

Posted under Daily News  |
Sep
21/09
West Beach Festival

By all accounts the the three day event in Santa Barbara was a huge success. Over 12,000 people were there on Sunday!

Some more good news is The Pier was there and we captured over eight tapes worth of video interview and live material from the bands! Look for it dropping soon right here at The Pier!

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Sep
19/09
Del Mar’s ‘Beach Bum’ Video

Check out Bud (Gaugh) terrorizing the locals in this great video for Del Mar. Is that Rome also making a guest appearance?

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Sep
18/09
Three Legged Fox ‘Making of Not as Far’

Check out the Three Legged Fox ‘making of’ video below. Not as Far is available in The Pier Store.

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Sep
17/09
Pepper Gets Some “Crazy Love”

Check out the video below of Pepper performing Crazy Love at the recent Sunset Strip Music Festival.

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Sep
16/09
The Expendables Get Stoopid in the Studio

The Expendables with Slightly Stoopid working on the band’s forthcoming album! Sounds pretty wicked!

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Sep
12/09
Classic Music Video: Pepper – “Sitting On The Curb”

Simple and low-key videos are often the best. “Sitting on the Curb” captures Pepper better than any of its other music videos.

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Sep
11/09
Video: Skindred – “Stand For Something”

Those crazy UK ragga rockers, Skindred, have just dropped it news music video for the single “Stand for Something”. Check it out below.

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