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Archive for March, 2014

Mar
23/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: Thrive

On April 15th, 2014, Santa Cruz, California’s Thrive will be releasing a new single titled “Broken” that features Hirie. This week, we will be giving away their song “Lookin Away” off their 2013 album release Relentless. Grab the song on the homepage & read up on what the band has planned moving forward… (more…)

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Mar
22/14
Arise Roots New Album Update

Southern California has been a breeding ground for great talent in the reggae community. However, it seems as if recently, many bands are emerging from the Los Angeles area. One of those bands is Arise Roots and we decided to check in with them as they are currently working on their 3rd full-length album, Love and War. (more…)

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Mar
21/14
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

A live music experience lifts our spirits and brings out the best in all of us! The Pier Weekend Show Locator is not only here to bring you a listing of reggae-rock shows covering the globe but an opportunity for you to be exposed to great music that will move you! (more…)

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Mar
20/14
Video: Krooked Treez – So In Love With CA (Live Acoustic)

From Los Angeles, CA is Krooked Treez, who was voted for by YOU the fans as 2013 Break-Out Artist of the Year, will be performing at this year’s California Roots Music & Arts Festival. As a result, we thought we’d share this cool acoustic video they did for BalconyTV. The video is the group doing an acoustic rendering of their song “So In Love With California” off their 2013 Debut Album, Higher Place. You can pick up the album on iTunes by clicking HERE!. Enjoy the song & video…

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Mar
19/14
SOJA’s 2014 Spring Tour Dates

In 2013, SOJA rocked over 100 shows in 17 countries on 4 continents; an effort that just recently put the internationally acclaimed band at over 3 million likes on Facebook. With a highly anticipated new record in the works, SOJA is gearing up to perform their first shows of 2014 this spring. (more…)

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Mar
18/14
The Pier: Upcoming Interviews

We’ve had a busy start to 2014 having already interviewed Dirty Heads regarding their upcoming album release. In addition, we’ve interviewed Ziggy Marley & a 3-Part Interview with Skunk Records, talking to Marshall Goodman (aka RAS MG), Opie Ortiz and the founder of Skunk Records, Miguel Happoldt. See what you can expect from each upcoming interview! (more…)

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Mar
17/14
March 2014 Album Releases

March is here, delivering not only warmer weather, but a highly anticipated new 311 record! That’s not all as this month also features a great mix of new music, several records from excellent underground Reggae-Rock acts, as well as two Jam-Rock acts. Be sure to check out these 8 new releases dropping this month. (more…)

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Mar
17/14
Dirty Heads 2014 Spring Tour Dates!

Dirty Heads, who are currently wrapping up their next studio album, have announced that they will be hitting the road this spring, starting April 3rd in New Haven, CT. This tour has the group staying almost exclusive to the east coast, but with more dates to be announced soon! (more…)

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Mar
17/14
Video: Skunk Records 25th Anniversary

As we get closer to the California Roots Music & Arts Festival, we also get closer to the Skunk Records 25th Anniversary event at the festival. Leading up to the festival, there have been some Skunk Record shows that will all culminate at the Cali-Roots Fest. Produced by Chris Gabriel, here is a video montage of the Skunk Records 25th Anniversary Show at the Bellyup Tavern in San Diego, CA. Features Slightly Stoopid, Skunk’s founder Miguel Happoldt and his new band Perro Bravo in addition to Opie Ortiz & Marshall Goodman aka RAS MG of Sublime/Long Beach Dub Allstars, Big B, Unwritten Law & more! Come back NEXT Tuesday, March 25th for Part 1 of our 2 part Exclusive Interview with Marshall Goodman. Stay tuned & enjoy this video…

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Mar
16/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: Sun-Dried Vibes

Sun-Dried Vibes is preparing to release their second full-length album, Back2Square1 on April 8th, 2014. Since the release of their debut album in 2011, the Vibes have been making quite a name for themselves in the reggae/rock community. Here is the single “Young One” ft. Jeremy Anderson (TreeHouse!) for you all to grab exclusively from The Pier… (more…)

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Mar
15/14
The Steppas Debut Album Release

Emerging from the island of Hawaii is a group of 5 musicians known as The Steppas. Although you may not have heard of them, the band is ready to make some serious noise! (more…)

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Mar
14/14
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

For those that experienced the time change, you may have encountered a crazy week! The time change is bringing us one day closer to our favorite season: festival and show season! Bands are booking for Spring and Summer but looks like this weekend is jam-packed with shows to kick off to warmer days! With St. Patrick’s Day on Monday, follow us through The Pier Weekend Show Locator as a ton of favorite reggae-rock bands will be ragin! (more…)

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Mar
13/14
Alborosie’s 2014 International Tour

Italian-born reggae singer Alborosie kicked off an international tour on February 15th to showcase his latest studio album Sound the System and his companion vinyl LP Dub the System, released in November. (more…)

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Mar
13/14
Tribal Seeds Opens Up Retail Store!

One of San Diego’s most flourishing reggae bands opened their very own retail store a couple blocks from the Pacific Ocean. Located in Pacific Beach, California, the Tribal Seeds Store officially opened its’ doors on February 18th, 2014! (more…)

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Mar
12/14
Mishka’s 2014 ‘The Journey’ Tour

After releasing his fifth full length, The Journey in November of last year, Mishka is getting set to suuport the that release on a run down the east coast this spring. (more…)

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