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Archive for August, 2014

Aug
22/14
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

As summer comes to a close, let’s count how many live reggae-rock acts you saw this season. Why not add as much to that list as possible! The Pier Weekend Show Locator is here to help you catch live shows that are happening every weekend near you. Check out the line up for what this weekend has in store for you! (more…)

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Aug
21/14
Stick Figure’s Livin’ It Fall Tour 2014

While currently on the road touring the nation for the Count Me In Tour, the Massachusetts born reggae-dub artist turned Cali-native known as Stick Figure has shown no signs of slowing down in the months to come. (more…)

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Aug
20/14
Video: The Movement – Free Land (Live-Dub Architect Remix)

“To celebrate Easy Star All-Stars current European tour, Easy Star Records asked Dub Architect to curate a Summer Mix featuring artists from Easy Star past, present, and future such as Rebelution, John Brown’s Body, Passafire, Sugar Minott, Luciano, Ticklah, The Meditations, Cas Haley, The Black Seeds, and more!”, says Eric Smith, CEO of Easy Star Records. The mix is about an hour and half and you can download it right now inside the MP3 Massive Section! And don’t forget to check out all of the Dub Architect videos from the Hollywood Sessions! You can download the whole Summer Mix inside our MP3 Massive section by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song & video…

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Aug
20/14
Radical Something’s FREE Single & Tour!

“Cali Get Down”, the newest single and video from Radical Something is a modern ode to the band’s SoCal lifestyle. With their own take on a classic west coast anthem, the boys play homage to classic hip-hop tracks like 2Pac’s “California Love” and Biggie’s “Going Back to Cali” – Download it for FREE inside our MP3 Massive section. (more…)

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Aug
19/14
John Butler Trio’s 2014 US Fall Tour

Following the release of their latest record Flesh and Blood, the Aussie rock group known as John Butler Trio played a summer packed with an international-headlining tour and plenty of festival appearances. Heading into the fall season, the trio continues to support the record with the release of a new music video along with a new list of US tour dates.

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Aug
18/14
Updated Album Reviews

In case you’ve missed it, we’ve added 3 New Album Reviews with SOJA‘s Amid The Noise and Haste, Rebelution‘s Count Me In and The Bunny Gang‘s Thrive. These are 3 reviews, written by 3 different writers. Lets check out the recap & star rating for each new review… (more…)

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Aug
18/14
Aug
18/14
Aug
17/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: illScarlett

Based out of Clarkson, ON is the 4-piece Pop infused Reggae-Rock band, illScarlett. They’re set to release their forthcoming new & self-titled release on Tuesday September 2nd, 2014. Gearing up for the new release, the band is giving away their new song “Down For Whatever” on our homepage… (more…)

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Aug
17/14
Video: Jo Mersa – Sunshine

Jo Mersa Marley, son of Stephen Marley, released his debut EP titled Comfortable. The second song off that EP, “Sunshine”, he’s premiered a music video for. In an exclusive interview w/The Pier, Jo Mersa explains how the foundation of the song was inspired by his baby sister. You can read about the making of the song in our interview by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song & video…

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Aug
16/14
Everlast Acoustic Tour w/ Big B

Grammy award winning & New York based artist, Everlast, formerly of House of Pain, has a run of west coast dates he’s touring alongside Las Vegas rapper, Big B. The tour is in support of his latest album ‘The Life Acoustic’ that was released last August. (more…)

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Aug
15/14
Aug
15/14
The Pier: Happy 7th Birthday

Today, August 15th 2014, The Pier celebrates its 7th Birthday! It all started on this day, 7 years ago by ‘Pilipo!‘ What started out as a blog ran by 1 person, has now grown into an online magazine that includes multiple writers, photographers & staff – all providing coverage, Meet N Greets & content in 10+ states! (more…)

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Aug
15/14
The Pier Weekend Show Locator!

Reggae-rock on the mind? Fulfill the desire for live music with help from The Pier Weekend Show Locator. The Show Locator is designed with the fans in mind, to help you find top gigs and venues hosting your favorite bands, as well as where you can go to check out upcoming artists. Stick with us for another great edition of our Show Locator! (more…)

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Aug
14/14
SOJA’s New Album with Commentary

It’s world news now that SOJA has released their new album Amid The Noise & Haste via ATO Records. Two days after its release, we have the full album for stream with commentary by Jacob Hemphill on each song. (more…)

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