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Archive for August, 2013

Aug
20/13
5th Annual Cali Roots!

The California Roots Crew have officially announced the initial details for the 5th annual California Roots Festival. This is not to be confused with the Carolina Sessions taking place in October. This will be for May 2014 – Lets check the newly released details… (more…)

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Aug
19/13
Easy Star Records Signs Passafire!

On Tuesday, August 13th, another big move in the reggae community was made when Easy Star Records announced that Passafire would be joining the record label! As a result, the band’s fifth studio album, VINES, will be dropping on Nov 12th under the newly added label. (more…)

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Aug
19/13
Aug
19/13
Updated Album Reviews

Over the last couple weeks, we took a look at a couple new album releases from a couple of Hawaiian based artists. We had the please of listening & reviewing, The Green’s Hawai’i 13 & Tribal Theory’s Cali Love. Let’s check the review & star rating of each new release… (more…)

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Aug
19/13
Aug
18/13
MP3 Leak of the Week: The Steppas

Hawaiian based reggae band, The Steppas have released a brand new single titled “Don’t Give It Up”. They’re giving it away for FREE this week only and there’s nothing like NEW & FREE music. Huge thanks to Polynesian Underground for making this a sweet opportunity for the fans! Grab the song on the homepage & read more here… (more…)

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Aug
17/13
Jimmy Cliff’s ‘Many Rivers Crossed’ Tour

Jamaican Reggae legend, Jimmy Cliff, has announced details surrounding his upcoming US tour. Intimate gigs performed with a stripped down band, the run will allow Cliff to connect will fans, playing his classic hits and telling the stories behind them. (more…)

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Aug
16/13
Aug
16/13
Pepper Pre-Order & “Hunny Girl” Download

It feels good to say that you may FINALLY pre-order Pepper’s upcoming self-titled album! We’re getting close as the new release will drop on September 3rd via Island Def Jam Records. Fans who pre-order the 12 track album will receive an instant download of new song “Hunny Girl”(more…)

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Aug
16/13
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

Another weekend for the books, folks! Top notch reggae-rock artists will be jammin’ from California to Florida and even around the world! Check out what we found for you in The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator! (more…)

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Aug
15/13
August 2013 Album Releases

As the summer comes to an end, many dread the upcoming school year, and soon to be busy holiday seasons. As life starts to close in, just pick up that iPod and put yourself right back on that sandy beach. This month delivers 7 amazing NEW RELEASES to help you do just that! (more…)

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Aug
14/13
Dirty Heads’ “Disguise” – LLWS Theme Song!

From Aug 15 – 25th is the Little League World Series. Normally such an update wouldn’t be considered news here, but the reason the 2013 Little League World Series is making noise on our site, is because Dirty Heads song “Disguise” will be the theme song! (more…)

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Aug
14/13
Homegrown: From The Sunshine State Compilation

One Love Music Group of Palm Beach Gardens, FL is set to release their debut compilation album Homegrown: From The Sunshine State”. Available for FREE, the disc features a track from 12 independent Reggae-Rock bands from across Florida. (more…)

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Aug
13/13
Daniel ‘Bambaata’ Marley Interview

When The Pier was fortunate to get the opportunity to interview Daniel Bambaata Marley, a third generation to the Reggae legend Bob Marley, a welcoming vibe was felt immediately. (more…)

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Aug
12/13
Video: Krooked Treez – So In Love With CA

Krooked Treez stem their roots from southern CA & their reach has only grown from their July 9th 2013 release of their full length album Higher Place. Track 5 off the 11 track album is “So In Love With California” and the video for the song is below. You can pick up the Hip-Hop, Reggae-Rock album on iTunes by clicking HERE. For now, enjoy the video & let us know your thoughts…

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