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Archive for December, 2013

Dec
18/13
December 2013 Album Releases

We can’t believe it is already the end of the year! So many excellent records were released in 2013, sometimes it’s hard to choose which we’d like to hear. It’s the giving time of year, it’s the month of December, and The Pier has 8 new releases, several you may want to remember, coming out in the month of December (more…)

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Dec
17/13
Video: Wheeland Brothers – “Big Ol’ Christmas Tree”

In the spirit of the holidays, here is a fun music video of theWheeland Brothers performing their x/mas jingle, “Big Ol’ Christmas Tree”. The band was just considered for nomination for Break-Out Artist of the Year for the 2013 Pier Awards. Enjoy the song & video…

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Dec
17/13
John Brown’s Body Southeast Winter Tour

John Brown’s Body has hopped all around the US these past few months. To start out their New Year, Boston’s Future-Roots outfit has announced a return to the Southeastern corner of the nation in February. (more…)

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Dec
16/13
Dec
16/13
Slightly Stoopid Spring Tour 2014

After announcing a run around the Northeast, performing with Passafire, celebrating the close of another successful year, Slightly Stoopid has announced their first run of dates in the New Year. (more…)

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Dec
15/13
Votes Counted, The Top 5 Nominees Are…

Thanks to everyone for participating in the first round of voting for The 2013 Pier Awards. There were 10 Nominee’s per Category and 5 Categories total. Last week, YOU, the fans voted for your Top 5 Artist in each Category & we’re excited to announce the winning Nominee’s moving on to the next & final round of voting… (more…)

Dec
15/13
MP3 Leak of the Week: Arden Park Roots

Out of Sacramento, CA comes Arden Park Roots, who is spending the end of 2013 finishing up their 4th full length album that will be due out sometime in February, 2014. They’re giving away their new song “The Music”, which features Spice 1 and you can grab this on our homepage and read more about APR here… (more…)

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Dec
14/13
Video: Mishka – Love In The Making

Following the Nov 19th release of his latest album, The Journey, Mishka has released a music video for his latest song, “Love In The Making”. Mishka’s The Journey was released on Jimmy Buffett’s Mailboat Records & was produced by Dean Pond. You can pick up the new album on iTunes by clicking HERE!. Enjoy the song & video…

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Dec
14/13
California Roots: Carolina Sessions 2014

Just seven weeks after SOJA finished their headlining set at the inaugural California Roots: Carolina Sessions, the California Roots organizers have announced they will once again be returning to Wilmington, North Carolina for their second California Roots – The Carolina Sessions. (more…)

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Dec
12/13
Fortunate Youth West Coast Cruisin’ Tour

This winter, Southern California based bands, Fortunate Youth and Hirie, will be hitting the road once again to bring you the West Coast Cruisin Tour! This 7-date run starts with a night in Vegas, followed by 6 shows heading up the coast from San Diego to the Mammoth Lakes area. (more…)

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Dec
12/13
Julian Marley & The Uprising Tour Dates

If you happen to be island hopping in the South Pacific, make sure to catch Julian Marley & the Uprising playing in Australia, New Zealand and Solomon Islands. He will be making a special stop in Cairns, Australia where he played a show earlier this year. He liked it so much he told his fans in Cairns that he would be coming back to ring in the New Year with them. (more…)

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Dec
10/13
Video: Thrive – Working (Live)

This video is a dedication to Thrive’s saxophonist, Scott Schipper, who has battling cancer the past couple of years. It’s a video of Thrive performing their song “Working” at the Mystic Theatre in Petaluma, CA & shot by Bulldog Media. This video is to help support Scott by supporting Thrive’s non-profit charity, Unify to Thrive and you can show your support by clicking HERE.

Unify to Thrive is a movement fully dedicated to eliminating the suffering and loss caused by colorectal cancer. This is done by supporting the four major principles of cancer research: Patient support, Education, Research, and Advocacy. Enjoy the video & please show your support to Scott & cancer research!

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Dec
10/13
The Pier: Latest Editorials!

As 2013 comes to an end, we wanted to remind you of some key Editorials we’ve published. From catching up with Pepper, Interviewing Mike Pinto & Daniel Bambaata Marley, or our In The Studio session with Three Legged Fox as well as our Backstage Story pieces with both Ballyhoo! & Less Than Jake, we want to make sure you’re informed! (more…)

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Dec
08/13
MP3 Leak of the Week: Mighty Mystic

On January 28th, 2014, Mighty Mystic will be releasing his new album Concrete World via VPAL Records. As a treat, he’s giving away his latest single “War (Rumors of War)” for FREE, this week only. Grab the track on the homepage & read more here… (more…)

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Dec
07/13