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Archive for December, 2009

Dec
22/09
Special Pier Store Update

Look for a special Pier Store update later tonight. The goodness is only going to last 24 hours, so don’t sleep on it!

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Dec
21/09
Redeye Empire to Kick Off 2010 With a Bang

Redeye Empire is about to embark on another tour as support act for G.Love & Special Sauce in February! The tour takes the band from Oxford Mississippi through New Orleans, Texas, Arizona, all major cities in California, and then through Oregon and Washington. Tour dates are listed on the band’s MySpace page.

The band is also set to release its 3rd studio album Sea to Sky. The new material is sounding great and the band is excited for the release in January and tour in February. You can check out a couple of songs already also on the band’s MySpace.

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Dec
20/09
Exclusive MP3 Leak: Stick Figure

Stick Figure – We Get High (Unreleased) & Thick & Thin

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This week we got two MP3 Leaks from one of The Pier’s favorite artists – Stick Figure. First up we have a track (Thick & Thin) from his latest release (Smoke Stack), available now in The Pier Store.

The second and unreleased track (We Get High), is from his forthcoming album supported by his three-piece band. Look for a new album within a couple of months and more information in The Pier’s Most Anticipated Albums for 2010 Feature, online Jan 1st!

This Tuesday a brand new Stick Figure Interview will be posted right here at The Pier.

To find out more information about Stick Figure, CLICK HERE to check out its MySpace page.

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Dec
19/09
Classic Music Video: illScarlett

The puppet is kinda creepy, but One-A is a very catchy and breezy pop reggae song. Check out illScarlett below.

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Dec
18/09
No Reggae Rock on Warped Tour

Kinda disappointing but the initial list of bands named for the 2010 Warped Tour features no reggae rock acts. Previous years has featured bands like Pepper, Dirty Heads, Echo Movement and the Fear Nuttin Band.

CLICK HERE to check out the pretty sad line-up.

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Dec
18/09
Iration ‘Time Bomb’ Sampler

Check out the player below to listen to five new songs from Iration’s forthcoming album –Time Bomb.

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Dec
18/09
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

There are great shows taking place every weekend around the world
Check back every Friday to see what shows are going on for the weekend!

Friday December 18th

SOJA, Ballyhoo! & Jackmove
@ The Norva, Norfolk, VA $15 in Adv or $20 @ Door. 8pm

Stick Figure & Mike Pinto
@ SOMA. San Diego, CA. All Ages. $10. 6pm

Tomorrows Bad Seeds @ Saint Rocke. Hermosa Beach, CA. 21+ 8pm

Pacific Dub @ Vu Ultra Bar. Newhall, CA. $5, 9pm

Outlaw Nation @ Jack Rabbits, Jacksonville, FL. 8pm

Saturday December 19th

Tribal Seeds @ Elks Lodge. Calexico, CA. All Ages $20 Adv, $25 @ Door 8pm

Pacific Dub @ SCV Skate Park. Santa Clarita, CA. All Ages. Free! 2:45pm

Mike Pinto & RAC @ Chasers Nightclub. Scottsdale, AZ. 9pm $10

Outlaw Nation @ Sluggo’s. Pensacola, FL.

Sunday December 20th

An Irie Xmas w/Lee “Scratch” Perry & The Hold Up
@ Catalyst. Santa Cruz, CA. All Ages. 7pm $16

…..Is there a show we forgot to mention?
Or Is your group playing a gig that we dont know about?
Let us know by posting freely in our Pier Chat Board where you can network with Fans & Artists from the scene….See you this weekend!

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Dec
18/09
Stick Figure Special

Next week at The Pier we will have a brand new Interview with Stick Figure, plus an unreleased MP3 Leak from his forthcoming album. Very kick ass!

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Dec
17/09
Dirtyheads on FUEL TV

If you missed the live broadcast you can check it online here:

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Dec
16/09
The Pier Shopping Cart Update!

Come check out the face lift to The Pier Store!
In addition, we’re pleased to announce the following updates…

NEW TO THE PIER SHOPPING CART:


The Pier – Exposed Compilation [Free Digital Download]


Tomorrows Bad Seeds – Early Prayers



The Movement – Set Sail & On Your Feet




Mike Pinto – Everything I Got, Little District & Self Titled

Enter The Pier Store by clicking HERE

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Dec
15/09
The Pier Exposed Sampler Online Now!

FREE for Your Download, a double compilation album with 30 of the freshest bands, as chosen by bands like The Expendables, John Brown’s Body, Passafire, The Dirty Heads, The B Foundation and Ballyhoo!

Thanks to all the bands that entered, it was tough on our judges for sure! As of next weeks we are going to start a weekly news feature that will Expose each of the band’s that entered, including providing a download of their song submission! Wow, that is a lot of great new music coming your way!

Enjoy the compilation and please encourage everyone you know to download it, to help get the word out about these very cool bands! The Reggae Rock scene is growing more and more each day!

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Dec
14/09
Mike Pinto & Stick Figure This Friday

Wow, Mike Pinto and Stick Figure playing together this Friday in San Diego (check the flyer). Would not want to miss this! Also look for a new Stick Figure Interview and Exclusive MP3 Leak next week at The Pier!

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Dec
14/09
Frusciante out of the Peppers?

CLICK HERE, to read about John Frusciante leaving the Red Hot Chili Peppers. If it is true not really that surprised.

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Dec
14/09
Dropping FREE Online Tomorrow – Exposed

The Pier Exposed Sampler album – featuring 30 reggae rock bands you must check out, as picked by The Expendables, Dirty Heads, Passafire, John Brown’s Body, Ballyhoo!, and B Foundation!

Are you ready?

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Dec
14/09
Street Pharmacy Webisode

Below is a Street Pharmacy webisode for its Legacy of Rudy album the band recorded in Cuba.

Also CLICK HERE to check out the band’s appearance on Much Music’s Disband. Pretty interesting stuff.

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