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Archive for October, 2013

Oct
31/13
Tribal Seeds & TTR Winter Tour 2014

Tribal Seeds & Through The Roots announced their plans to link up this winter by bringing you the Winter West Coast Tour 2014! Consisting of 17 dates, the tour will hit California, Oregon, Washington, Montana, Wyoming, Idaho, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico and Arizona. (more…)

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Oct
31/13
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

The Pier Weekend Show Locator is greeting us a little early this week for all of you Halloween-celebrating, costume-wearing, reggae-rock fans! No tricks here! Just a Show Locator filled with tonight’s Halloween gigs and a weekend booked with bands at local venues! Now, get your costume in order because tonight reggae-rock is celebrating Halloween! (more…)

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Oct
30/13
Oct
30/13
Video: Aer – Won’t Laugh

On January 21st, 2014, Aer will be releasing their forthcoming self-titled album. They’re not waiting for the end of the year for momentum to build as they released their first single off the new album with the song “Wont Laugh”. You can pick up the single on iTunes by clicking HERE. We have the official music video below. Enjoy the song & video and keep checking back for updates on their forthcoming release…

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Oct
29/13
Slightly Stoopid Holiday Tour 2013

San Diego’s Slightly Stoopid has announced they will be returning to the Northeast for a holiday run during the end of this year. On the Slightly Stoopid Holiday Tour 2013, the Reggae Jam Rock outfit will play New York and New Jersey before a New Years Eve show at the Fillmore in Silver Spring, MD. (more…)

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Oct
28/13
Oct
28/13
Updated Album Reviews

We’ve added another couple of Album Reviews to the site with our recap & star rating for The Movement’s latest album Side by Side, as well as The Nick Hexum Quintet’s Shadow Pages. Check each review & star rating & let us know how your own review differs… (more…)

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Oct
28/13
Suwannee Hulaween

Thursday starts the Halloween weekend! With so many events, its a trick just picking where to go, but we found a treat as The Pier will be celebrating the spooky holiday in the perfect environment, under the eerie mossy oaks around Spirit Lake in Live Oak, Florida. (more…)

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Oct
28/13
Oct
27/13
MP3 Leak of the Week: The Hip Abduction

We’re excited to introduce a new reggae group out of Florida called The Hip Abduction. They have their debut self-titled album dropping on December 3rd and they’re giving away their Unreleased song “Hideaway” featuring the great Anthony B. Grab the song on the homepage & read up on the band & album here… (more…)

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Oct
26/13
CO Flood Benefit Compilation

Back in early September, Colorado experienced record breaking floods that made its way through the homes & lives of 17 counties. Aptly named, the River’s Rising: Front Range Flood Relieve, there is a three hour Compilation Album available for purchase in direct support & relief by those affected by the Colorado Floods. (more…)

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Oct
25/13
Video: Morgan Heritage – Episode 4 [Producers]

Here is the part four episode from the Morgan Heritage documentary that The Pier has been premiering in support of Morgan Heritage’s new album Here Come The Kings which hit stores back on 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’.”

Enjoy & pick up the new album on iTunes by clicking HERE

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Oct
25/13
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

Reggae-rock has got a hold on us! With shows from West Coast to the East and all across the globe, what more do we need? Oh yeah, another loaded Weekend Show Locator brought to you by your friends at The Pier. With tours moving along and California Roots: The Carolina Sessions on Saturday, there is something in here for everyone! (more…)

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Oct
24/13
Fortunate Youth’s Submission for a Grammy!

After a long list of great albums that have arisen in 2013, our good friends from Los Angeles’ South Bay, Fortunate Youth, have recently submitted their nomination for a Grammy Award! They’re May release of It’s All a Jam is up against 50 other album submissions in the category for best reggae album of 2013. (more…)

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Oct
24/13
Katchafire & Mat McHugh Brazilian Tour!

This Halloween, New Zealand’s Katchafire will be traveling eastward across the Pacific Ocean along with Mat McHugh of Australia to kick off their Brazil Tour 2013. The tour will begin on Halloween night and spans across the east side of Brazil for a total of 8 dates. (more…)

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