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Archive for August, 2015

Aug
31/15
Lagwagon’s Joey Cape: ‘Stitch Puppy’

Lagwagon front man Joey Cape is set to release his first solo album in five years entitled Stitch Puppy on Sept. 4th. We haven’t had many opportunities to see what age looks like on punk rockers and Joey Cape is no spring chicken. (more…)

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Aug
31/15
Updated Album Reviews

Summer is winding down but we will still be dishing out Album Reviews & Star Ratings to keep the discussion going on some of our favorite and most anticipated Summer releases. Keep up on our latest Reviews on New Releases by Perro Bravo and Aer(more…)

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Aug
31/15
Aug
30/15
MP3 Leak of the Week: 9 Mile Roots

9 Mile Roots is this big 8 piece reggae-rock group out of the Baltimore/DC metro area that caught our attention with the release of their new single “Feel”. They agreed to allow us to give the MP3 away for the week if we agreed to include the music video for the song. So with the song up on the homepage for FREE, lets read more about the band and check out that video… (more…)

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Aug
30/15
Aug
29/15
August 2015 Album Releases

If there’s anytime to search out new music this month is it! 2015 has been an astounding year for new releases, but artists have really put out the new tunes through out August. It’s like Christmas in August! With so many records delivered this month, be sure not to miss out on these 16 new releases… (more…)

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Aug
28/15
Video: Ethan Tucker – This Has All Been A Dream

Ethan Tucker released one of our favorite full length albums this year with Misunderstood under Stoopid Records back on May 5th, 2015. One of our favorite songs from that album is “This Has All Been A Dream” and this is Ethan performing the song LIVE via Jam In The Van’s Solar-Powered van at California Roots Music & Arts Festival in California. Read our Album Review & Star Rating for Misunderstood by clicking HERE. Enjoy the song and Video…

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Aug
28/15
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

It is about time to chill out a bit this weekend after all the crazy punk rock last weekend. Thanks to another edition of The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator you can find a mellow weekend ahead with acoustic sets from The Green, Mishka, Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, and of course plenty more reggae shows! (more…)

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Aug
25/15
Premiere: Cas Haley – More Music More Family

Welcome to the premiere of Cas Haley‘s new song “More Music More Family” which will be off his upcoming studio album of the same name. The song features a guest appearance by Mike Love with co-production coming courtesy of Tubby Love out of Kauai, Hawai’i. (more…)

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Aug
24/15
The Pier: Getting To Know LAW!

We spoke with LAW’s drummer Nick Aguilar, who gave us a long awaited introduction to the up and coming Long Beach rockers. Discussing everything from opening for Sublime with Rome to their upcoming debut EP, Nick provided some insight into the band’s experiences, and answers the question, “Who is LAW?” (more…)

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Aug
23/15
MP3 Leak of the Week: Aer

On August, 14th the musically eclectic duo from Wayland Massachusetts known as Aer dropped their fourth studio album titled One of a Kind. The album received a 3.5/5 star review by our own Andrew Aroche and this week, we’re giving away the last track on their new album with “The Rain”(more…)

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Aug
22/15
Music Unites: Reggae Around The World Vol. 5

On August 18th, 2015, Music Unites released Reggae Around The World Vol. 5 via Fortunate Entertainment. This is the fifth compilation boasting 30 songs for $4.99 with all proceeds going to Music Unites, a non-profit organization helping children that have lost their music programs due to under funding. (more…)

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Aug
20/15
Video: Inner Circle – We The People

Inner Circle, the original Bad Boys of Reggae, have released a new single titled “We The People” featuring Kingston, Jamaica’s up and coming reggae-hip hop artist Kabaka Pyramid. The song and video addresses the recent social injustices that have gone from peaceful rally’s to riots in the community. We recently caught up with Inner Circle in an interview with bassist Roger Lewis that you can read by clicking HERE! The song dropped on August 7th via Dubshot Records and you can purchase it on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Aug
20/15
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

“We ain’t got no place to go so let’s go to the Punk Rawk Show!” Most of you will be chanting this exactly over the weekend but do not worry, there’s plenty of reggae to be had over the next three days as well. This edition of The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator found TONS of punk shows but also plenty of reggae including SOJA, Tarrus Riley, Third World, Wailing Souls, and many more. (more…)

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Aug
18/15
Pepper’s ‘Three Amigos’ 2015 Fall Tour

Summer may be coming to a close, but reggae-rock lives forever. Yesterday afternoon, Pepper, Ballyhoo! and Katastro made an announcement when they revealed plans for a joint month-long fall tour called the Three Amigos Tour. (more…)

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