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Archive for April, 2015

Apr
30/15
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator

The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator has found another host of shows over the next three days. Go check out Easy Star Allstars with Fishbone and The Skints, Seedless at a beer festival, The Supervillains at a BBQ festival, or Jason DeVore (of Authority Zero) playing acoustic one last time before heading off on tour.
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Apr
30/15
Ethan Tucker To Release ‘Misunderstood’

As mentioned inside our 2015 Most Anticipated Albums feature, Olympia, Washington born singer-songwriter Ethan Tucker will release his third studio album Misunderstood via Stoopid Records on May 5th, 2015 (more…)

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Apr
29/15
Chronixx ‘Capture Land’ US Tour

Born Jamar Rolando McNaughton, reggae fans are growing more familiar with the young Jamaican reggae-star now known as Chronixx. He’ll kick off his US tour on May 23rd at California Roots Music and Arts Festival before embarking on his Capture Land tour in the US that concludes June 20th. (more…)

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Apr
28/15
Video: Protoje – Sudden Flight

“Sudden Flight” is the third official video from Protoje‘s third studio album, Ancient Future that released March 10th. “Sudden Flight” features Jesse Royal and Sevana a long with an album of guest appearances that include Chronixx, Mortimer, and Kabaka Pyramid. You can purchase Ancient Future on iTunes by clicking HERE! Out of Jamaica, Protoje releases this video ahead of his Europe tour starting May 1st. You can view those dates HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Apr
27/15
Slightly Stoopid’s ‘Meanwhile…Back at the Lab’

On June 30th, 2015, Slightly Stoopid will release their 8th studio album titled Meanwhile…Back at the Lab via the group’s own Stoopid Records. The album is available for pre-order and with it comes an immediate download of new song “Life Rolls On”; and is it any surprise they will be on tour this summer to promote the new release? (more…)

Apr
27/15
April 2015 Album Releases

This year has delivered a ton of new music, but this month our iPods really filled up quick! Releases from veteran artists, and several up-and-coming groups. These new tunes cover the spread of funk reggae and dub, from some of the best talents touring today. Be sure to check out these 15 new release that dropped throughout April. (more…)

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Apr
26/15
Protect Mauna Kea – Mauna Mau Loa Vol. 1

[Editors Note: Our own Blake Taylor has taken the initiative in putting together a digital-compilation album titled ‘Mauna Mau Loa Vol. 1′ with the funds of this release going to KAHEA with the effort in preventing TMT Observatory Corporation from leaving their construction foot-print on the sacred mountain.] (more…)

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Apr
26/15
MP3 Leak of the Week: Fiction 20 Down

The theme for 2015, according to Maryland’s Fiction 20 Down, is to be the Year of F20D and they plan on rewarding their fans with a new approach that includes new singles, podcasts, interviews, videos & more, for every month of the year. This month, the new song is “Go Easy” and we have it available for FREE, this week only… (more…)

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Apr
24/15
Video: Blues Traveler – Castaway (ft. Dirty Heads & Rome)

On April 7th, Blues Traveler released their new album Blow Up The Moon. The first single off that album is “Castaway” and it features guest appearances courtesy of Dirty Heads and Rome Ramirez. Here’s a live performance for the song, with everyone included, for this special VH1 performance. Read more about Blues Traveler’s new album that features two songs with Dirty Heads by clicking HERE. Enjoy the song & video…

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Apr
24/15
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

The 4/20 Weekend hangover has passed and The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator is back with another busy 3 days of shows. This weekend has numerous old school shows including the Face To Face Triple Crown Tour and Alkaline Trio Past Live Tour (throwback shows performing previous albums in their entirety), and other big names like The Who, Elton John, Jimmy Buffett, Tony Bennett, Steel Pulse, 311, The Offspring, and many more.
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Apr
22/15
Angelo Moore of Fishbone Goes to School

[Editors Note: The Pier’s own Jeff Pliskin, of Raised Fist Propaganda, is also an English teacher for a middle school in Brooklyn, NY. He also happens to be good friends with Angelo Moore of Fishbone – Read from Jeff what happened when he brought Angelo Moore to his class]: (more…)

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Apr
22/15
Apr
22/15
Fayuca’s ‘La Musica Unites” Summer Tour

Out of west Phoenix, AZ, 4-piece Latin reggae group, Fayuca, will kick off their twenty city summer tour with SoCal’s True Press and Ease Up on June 10th for what they’re calling the La Musica Unites summer tour. (more…)

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Apr
21/15
311 Adds The Green To Summer Tour

311 is one of the longest running alt-rock bands touring today. Recently the band announced they will celebrate their 25th year with the several digital and vinyl re-releases, a special box set of rare and unreleased material, their own craft beer in partnership with the Rock Brothers and Tampa’s Cigar City, and a summer tour. Now the band has announced that accompanying them on their 2015 summer tour will be The Green. (more…)

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Apr
20/15