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Archive for June, 2014

Jun
18/14
Photo Recap: The Cali-Roots Meet N Greet

For the 3rd straight year, The Pier was honored to be selected by Dan Sheehan & Jeff Monser to host the official Artist Meet N Greets at the 5th Annual California Roots Music & Arts Festival in Monterey, CA. We hosted 9 total Meet N Greets over 3 days… (more…)

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Jun
17/14
Trevor Hall Surprises w/ New Record!

And out of nowhere, singer-songwriter Trevor Hall released a new 12 track album TODAY, June 17th, titled Chapter of the Forest. This isn’t a gag, he actually dropped a new album with 24 hours notice & just two days before his summer tour with Michael Franti & SOJA(more…)

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Jun
17/14
New Junior Marvin Single, Video & Tour

Junior Marvin, formerly of Bob Marley & The Wailers, has debuted his new band Junior Marvin’s Force One with a new single titled “Bad Mind People”. To go with the new single is a video, as well as a string of dates on the east coast… (more…)

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Jun
16/14
The SuperHappy FunMoney Tour!

From July 18th – August 29th, Ballyhoo!, Fayuca and Bumpin Uglies will tour 30+ cities inside 18 states over 6 weeks on the SuperHappy FunMoney Tour. Let us know what shows you plan on attending & read the latest updates on each band… (more…)

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Jun
15/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: Cisco Adler

Singer, Songwriter & Producer, Cisco Adler, released his second full length solo album on June 10th via his own Bananabeat Records. With 10 total tracks, Cisco is giving away the 3rd song on the album with “Hypnotize”, featuring Matisyahu. Lets read more on the track & album… (more…)

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Jun
14/14
Video: Matisyahu – Watch The Walls Melt Down

Filmed at the Pandora House in Austin, Texas, this is Matisyahu performing new song “Watch The Walls Melt Down” from his new album Akeda. The album dropped June 3rd & includes 15 total tracks with guest appearances by Collie Buddz and Zion I. You can pick up Akeda on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song & video…

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Jun
14/14
Maxi Priest Covers John Mayer / Postpones Album

With his first studio album in nearly a decade, British Reggae artist Maxi Priest has announced that he has pushed his album back from June 10th to July 8th 2014. With that same announcement, Priest is proud to share that he has covered John Mayer’s new single “Gravity” (more…)

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Jun
12/14
Closer to the Sun: Mexico Vacation Destination

What sounds better than a four night all-inclusive tropical concert adventure in Mexico featuring three performances on the beach by Slightly Stoopid? How about them being joined by Citizen Cope, G. Love & Special Sauce, Steel Pulse and Dirty Heads! Lets read more about this vacation dream… (more…)

Jun
11/14
2nd Annual Carolina Sessions Line-up & Tix

September is now becoming synonymous with May as the producers of the California Roots Music & Arts Festival is making their 2nd trip to the east coast for the Carolina Sessions in North Carolina. The line-up is complete & tickets are available. See what Cali-Roots has planned for North Carolina on Sept 13th & 14th 2014… (more…)

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Jun
11/14
311’s Summer Unity Tour 2014

Following the March 11th 2014 release of their new studio record, Stereolithic, and their big 311 Day show in New Orleans, 311 has spent the spring trickling out all 50 of their summer tour dates that span from June 26th to August 16th across 37 cities! (more…)

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Jun
09/14
Video: Zvuloon Dub System – Going To Zion

Last month we added Zvuloon Dub System to our FREE (MP3 Massive) music-section. Since then, you’ve let us know how much you enjoy the 8 piece band consisting of Israeli underground musicians. Their music blends roots reggae and dub, along with influences from a variety of music style including Ethiopian jazz and rare grooves from the 70’s, soul, funk and jazz from the US, as well as Israeli oriental music. Their debut album Freedom Time was released in April of 2012 by the band’s independent label, Med.Tone Records. Here is a video to the song “Going To Zion” off that release & you can download their song “Tenesh Kelbe Lay” by clicking HERE!

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Jun
09/14
Natty Vibes’ Summer Fun Tour 2014!

Beginning July 18th, thick into the Summer season, Hawaii’s Natty Vibes will be hitting the road on the Polynesian Underground presented Summer Fun Tour alongside the San Diego, CA based Hi Roots(more…)

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Jun
08/14
Updated Concert Articles

The Pier’s own journalist, Blake Taylor, recently moved from Hawaii to Tacoma, WA & has already covered 2 shows over the last 2 weekends. Ironically, both shows were island in nature – Check out the recent set-list, photos & concert recaps on Kimie, Mike Love, Tubby Love & Common Kings(more…)

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Jun
08/14
Jun
08/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: KBong

This is the second time in 6 months that we’ve featured KBong for MP3 Leak of the Week & it’s with good reason! He’s a progressive artist & on June 17th he’ll release his first solo-album titled Hopes and Dreams. The first song off that 14 track release is “Hold On” and its FREE, this week only… (more…)

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