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Archive for January, 2015

Jan
20/15
Rebelution’s ‘Count Me In’ Remixes EP

Following the release of Count Me In, Rebelution has released a Remixes EP with a slew of guest appearances that include producers Michael GoldWasser, Marshall Goodman, Yeti Beats & Dub Architect, with guest appearances by Iration, Katchafire, The Green, J Boog, Ikey Owens, Errol Brown, Aaron Adams and Courtney Adams. See what Marshall Goodman & Dub Architect told The Pier… (more…)

Jan
19/15
Video: Inner Circle – Tenement Yard (ft. Chronixx & Jacob Miller)

The Bad Boys of Reggae, Inner Circle, have revisited an old riddim with “Tenement Yard” featuring the late, great Jacob Miller. Forty years after it’s original release, a young Chronixx has jumped in on the song and “delivers his message, with what amounts to a whole new song subtitled ‘News Carrying Dread.’” To accompany the single, they have shot a music video for the song in the Wynwood district of Miami, FL; made to resemble a Jamaica ghetto (The term Tenement Yard, in Jamaica, is another phrase for the ghetto). The video was directed by Gil Green & Damian Fyffe. You can pick up the single on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song & video…

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Jan
19/15
Tribal Seeds 2015 Spring Roots Tour

Hard to believe spring is around the corner and we’re reminded by it with some of these awesome Spring Tour announcements! One of those announcements include Tribal Seeds headlining their Spring Roots Tour w/ The Movement & Leilani Wolfgramm. Check the dates & see what the bands had to say about the upcoming tour. (more…)

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Jan
18/15
MP3 Leak of the Week: Seedless

Seedless, of Orange County, CA, have kicked off their 2015 with the release of a new single “Heart of a Warrior”. This is the next single set to be featured on the group’s upcoming Orange album. This week, the new song is available for FREE download on our homepage. Read more about the band, the song & their plans for a new album… (more…)

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Jan
18/15
Mad Caddies Tour With The Aggrolites

To close out the first month of 2015 the Mad Caddies are taking another tour up the west coast into Canada, this time playing a run of shows with The Aggrolites and The Bunny Gang!

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Jan
16/15
Dispatch: Hunger – Their Only Show in 2015

Dispatch has announced their initial performance schedule for 2015. The band will perform only one show in the US during the year. Yes, you read that correctly, just one show. But it’s a big one!

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Jan
16/15
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator

It seems that reggae bands are not very fond of the cold weather and this edition of The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator is proof! The following three days has many bands heading out to the deserts and beaches for extra warmth – Jason Cruz (of Strung Out) and Howl play in Vegas; Tribal Seeds, Leilani Wolfgramm, True Press, Seedless, and Arise Roots perform all over SoCal; and The Supervillains, Laura Jane Grace (of Against Me!), Pennywise, and Anti-Flag will be playing around The Sunshine State. (more…)

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Jan
15/15
Video: Lovd Ones – “How Many Times”

On July 14th, 2014, Orlando, Florida’s Lovd Ones released their debut full length album titled Thicker Than Blood. Of the 15 track album, the group has just released their 5th music video for the song “How Many Times”. The video was directed by Gustavo Bo & Lovd Ones vocalist, Benjah. You can view the video below and purchase the album in its entirety on iTunes by clicking HERE!. Enjoy the song & video…

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Jan
14/15
Mishka’s ‘Roots Fidelity” Coming Soon!

Bermuda’s own Mishka is back working on his 6th studio album entitled Roots Fidelity. For this release, he is asking his fans to support his cause by going on to Pledge Music to help him fund the album. (more…)

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Jan
13/15
The Skints New Album w/ Easy Star Records

From East-London comes a four-piece Alt. Reggae-Rock group known as The Skints who best describe their sound as music from Jamaica with a London style. Their new album is expected to drop this March and have announced that it will be with the New York City-based reggae label Easy Star Records. (more…)

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Jan
13/15
Upcoming E.N Young Interview

Come to The Pier on January 27th to catch a full-length Exclusive Interview with E.N Young. He’s a producer, solo artist and member of Tribal Seeds; a man who’s quickly becoming the go-to producer for so many American Roots Reggae bands. (more…)

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Jan
12/15
Jan
12/15
Natty Vibes w/ Junior Reid on the Puff Puff Pass Tour

Just out of the studio, starting January 21st Natural Vibrations will embark on the Puff Puff Pass Tour, traveling up the west coast With Junior Reid and Karlos Paez from the B-Side Players.

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Jan
12/15
Shaggy’s New Single “I Need Your Love”

Released on December 23rd, 2014, Shaggy is boasting a new single with the track “I Need Your Love.” The song features a slew of guests with Mohombi, Faydee and Costi. The song is more of a dance-track with some reggae sensibilities with some soul & R&B. (more…)

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Jan
11/15
MP3 Leak of the Week: Mystic Revealers

After a 15 year hiatus, Jamaica’s Mystic Revealers are back with Crucial Cuts that will be dropped via VP Records newly cemented Dub Rockers label on Jan 13th, 2015. To celebrate their return, we’re giving away the track “I’m Gonna Tell Ya” featuring Anthony B, for FREE, this week only… (more…)

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