Archive for May, 2014
Welp, its the end of May. For The Pier, this has been a whirlwind of a month, all about the music. Not only were we able to attend Orlando’s Reggae On The Block, The Hangout Music Festival on the beaches of Alabama, and the Superbowl of Reggae-Rock music, the California Roots Music and Arts Festival, this month our iPods became loaded with tons of brand new music for the road trip.
The Pier was in full effect at the 5th Annual California Roots Music & Arts Festival over Memorial Day Weekend. Take a read through our recap with set-list & photos of Skunk Records Anniversary, SOJA, Ziggy Marley, Steel Pulse as well as Nahko & Medicine For The People. Lets check out each live-set from the fest… (more…)
Gonzo, a Southern California based solo artist and newest member of Tribal Seeds, has recently announced the release date for his sophomore solo album, RED. Set for Tuesday, June 3rd, the soulful roots musician wisely chose to drop the new music just as the post-Cali Roots nationwide tours begin and summer starts to really heat up. (more…)
Looking for another great weekend of music? The Pier Weekend Show Locator is here to celebrate the short work week, or simply for a night on the town with reggae-rock! The season calls for a blend of reggae-rock bands joining together for shows and tours. Check our show listing to see what’s up! (more…)
Philadelphia-based surf, reggae rockers Reef’d have just released their debut album On Our Way, which dropped on May 20, 2014. With so many albums dropping on the west coast, this is an east coast release bringing with it some of it’s east coast influences… (more…)