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Archive for June, 2013

Jun
30/13
MP3 Leak of the Week: HB Surround Sound

Set for a July 2nd release, HB Surround Sound will be dishing out a new 4 track EP titled Turn It On. The group ditched their rudeboy ska sound, venturing into a more Rock approach with their latest EP. One of the songs “Coexist” is available for FREE download on our homepage & you can read more on the song & EP here… (more…)

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Jun
29/13
New Grouch & Eligh Single (Prod by Pretty Lights)

Step out of the musical realm of Reggae Rock and embrace the sound of Silverback Music & Management’s newly signed hip hop duo The Grouch & Eligh. LA’s hip hop unit has released a new single titled “All These Lights” produced by the ultra-versatile Colorado based producer Pretty Lights. (more…)

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Jun
28/13
Video: Morgan Heritage – Episode 2 Pt2 [The Bushwick Experience]

Here is the part 2 of the second of four episodes from the Morgan Heritage documentary that The Pier has been premiering this last week in support of Morgan Heritage’s new album Here Come The Kings which hit stores June 11th. The documentary gives Morgan Heritage fans an in-depth look behind the music.

Video editor Alex Bartolomei gave The Pier a breakdown of the four Episodes, explaining “Episode 1 features footage from their set at Barclays, they discuss their influences in depth and describe how they got into music growing up. Their father Denroy is in the episode and documentary discussing their family life growing up. Episode 2 & 3 will be ‘The Bushwick Experience’. It takes place in the neighborhood they grew up in Bushwick on Cornelia street. Episode 4 you will hear more about the producers they have worked with and discuss the latest album, ‘Here Come The Kings’.”

The documentary will air in its entirety on Jamaica’s TVJ television network on July 1st. To watch Episode 2 Pt1, click HERE.

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Jun
28/13
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

If you are unable to catch one of your favorite bands at the local hot spot this weekend, then we dare you to get out and catch any local show & discover new music, by experiencing it live! So if you heard about them from your friends or from us, venture out in the reggae-rock world this weekend with the help of The Pier Weekend Show Locator! (more…)

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Jun
27/13
Coming 7/9/13: The Pier’s Live Acoustic Series

Last November, we were excited to announce the addition of The Pier’s Live Acoustic Series. The vision is to provide fans with an intimate, stripped down acoustic experience featuring the genre’s most recognizable bands. On Nov 20th, 2012, we debuted the series with Cas Haley. On July 9th 2013, we’ll premiere the next group added to the evolving series. (more…)

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Jun
27/13
Gonzo Joins Tribal Seeds For Summer Tour!

As if Tribal Seeds wasn’t already stacked with a cast of very talented musicians, they have recently gone and added another multi-talented artist to the roster. The San Diego based group announced that Ryan Gonzales AKA Gonzo will be joining the band and playing lead guitar during their summer tours. (more…)

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Jun
26/13
Catchin Up w/ Jake B of HB Surround Sound

Childhood friends turned national performers, HB Surround Sound has the talent and the passion to keep their sound going and give their fans a brand new EP release to accompany a packed summer tour. (more…)

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Jun
25/13
Video: Maxi Priest – Easy To Love

Courtesy of VP Records, international reggae star, Maxi Priest is back with the first single from his forthcoming album (Title TBD). The song is called “Easy To Love”, featured on the “In My Arms” Riddim and produced by Colin ‘Bulby’ Yorke. Maxi Priest will be announcing his summer tour & we’ll have more info on his upcoming album as soon as it’s made available to us. In the mean time, enjoy the new song & video…

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Jun
25/13
Ballyhoo!’s “She Wants To Destroy Me”

After releasing the fist single “Run” almost a month ago on May 18, Ballyhoo! brings us another new track entitled “She Wants to Destroy Me” off their newest album Pineapple Grenade. This album marks their 5th studio album and their first since their highly successful release Daydreams in the Fall of 2011. (more…)

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Jun
25/13
Jack Johnson New Album & Fall Tour

Following his impromptu headlining performance at this year’s Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, new details have surfaced about the release of Jack Johnson’s sixth studio album and his subsequent Fall tour! (more…)

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Jun
24/13
Jun
24/13
Update From Micah Pueschel of Iration

With a new album, a music video and a huge tour announced, Iration has been busy as ever. The reggae-rockers are gearing up for a tour that will span the country and include some big names like Sublime with Rome, Steel Pulse, and are happy to have Micah Brown joining them. (more…)

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Jun
23/13
MP3 Leak of the Week: Morgan Heritage

On June 11th, Morgan Heritage put out their 10th album & first full length in nearly 6 years with the release of Here Come The Kings via VP Records. This week, they’re giving away their latest single “Perfect Love Song” on our homepage for FREE! Go grab it and read up on the album, song & music video here… (more…)

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Jun
22/13
Video: Anuhea & Tarrus Riley – Only Man In The World

From the upcoming Dub Rockers compilation set to release August 27th, here’ is the official music video for the song “Only Man In The World”, collaborated by Anuhea and Tarrus Riley. Dub Rockers Volume 1, will be a 10 track collaboration compilation pairing some reggae’s most well known artists from the US, Europe & Jamaica. It will be released under VP Records in their own collaboration with Vans. Read more HERE and enjoy the video…

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Jun
22/13
Through The Roots New Album & Tour

Big things are on the way for Through The Roots! The San Diego based band has announced that they will be playing a few shows in Hawaii & Guam this summer. In addition, these shows will all lead up to the release of their first full-length album, Take You There! (more…)

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