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Archive for September, 2015

Sep
14/15
Kimié Miner’s Upcoming Self-Titled Record

One of our favorite singer/songwriters is Kimié Miner from the Hawaiian Islands with her harmonious and elegant EP’s Distant Traveler (2009) and To The Sea (2013). We are re-introduced to the rising star with her latest album fittingly called Kimié Miner to be released independently on Oct. 9, 2015. (more…)

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Sep
14/15
Iration’s 2015 ‘Hotting Up’ Fall Tour

If you haven’t heard the news yet, Iration is hitting the road this fall with The Green, The Movement, and Hours Eastly for their “Hotting Up” tour, and guitarist/vocalist Micah Pueschel of Iration promises it’ll be like nothing you’ve seen before. (more…)

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Sep
13/15
MP3 Leak of the Week: Jah Cure

On July 10th, 2015, the Jamaican born singer, Jah Cure released his seventh studio album titled The Cure. He’s promoting his latest single, “Made In California” with a brand new music video in addition to giving the song away for FREE, this week only on the homepage of The Pier. Grab it for FREE and read more here… (more…)

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Sep
11/15
Natty Vibes 2015 Fall Headlining Tour

Hawaii based reggae-rock group, Natural Vibrations, are set to once again hit the road on a headlining tour and they’ll be doing so with a much different line-up. The tour will include stops at KAABOO Festival in San Diego as Natty Vibes will perform alongside No Doubt, The Killers & Slightly Stoopid. (more…)

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Sep
10/15
Video Premiere: Dirty Heads – “End Of The World”

The newest video from Dirty Heads is here…“End Of The World” was performed and shot on-site at Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Morrison, CO. The show was part of the Everything Is Awesome tour with Slightly Stoopid and Stick Figure which was primarily performed in outdoor arenas around the country. This video for “End Of The World” features exclusive commentary by vocalist Jared Watson and touches on the unreal experience of performing at Red Rocks Amphitheatre and other outdoor venues. The song was produced by Rome Ramirez of Sublime with Rome and is off Dirty Heads July, 2014 album release of Sound of Change that you can pick up on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Sep
10/15
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

This weekend’s reggae shows seemed to have slowed a down a bit in terms of quantity but definitely not quality. Continue reading this edition of The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator to help decide the right show to attend this weekend like The Expendables beginning their leg of the Everything Is Awesome Tour with Slightly Stoopid, some beautiful ladies of reggae Kimie Miner and Anuhea, and the Marley crew continuing the Catch A Fire Tour.
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Sep
09/15
Gentleman’s Dub Club Joins Easy Star Records!

Easy Star Records continues to fill the gap between America & Europe reggae by signing such artists from across the pond as Backbeat Soundsystem and The Skints. Now added to that roster is the Gentleman’s Dub Club, an 8-piece reggae-dub group out based out of London, England. (more…)

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Sep
09/15
New Kingston’s ‘Protect Me’ Tour & Video

Out of Brooklyn, NY comes, New Kingston, who started off the new year with a new album titled Kingston City via Easy Star Records. Moving into September, New Kingston has announced a new tour and premiered a new music video. (more…)

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Sep
07/15
Spiritual Rez to Record New Album

Following the independent success and release of 2014’s Apocalypse Whenever, the 6 piece reggae dance party out of Boston, MA known as Spiritual Rez will enter the studio for their next album… (more…)

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Sep
06/15
MP3 Leak of the Week: Essel Liufau

Essel Liufau, a female vocalist based out of southern CA has released her new single “Make Me Shine”. What’s interesting about this song is that the track is backed by Fortunate Youth with an up & coming vocalist occupying the mic. Download it for FREE on our homepage and read the backstory here… (more…)

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Sep
03/15
Sep
03/15
Sep
03/15
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

The summer days may be winding down but the summer tours definitely are not! The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator found plenty of summer fun with lots of reggae tours and shows below including Tribal Seeds on the Summer Smokeout Tour with The Expanders and Arise Roots, Maoli on the One Eighty Tour Part 2 with Peni Dean (of Natty Vibes), and Katchafire with Ooklah The Moc playing this round of the Drink Aloha Concert Series.
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Sep
01/15
Video: G. Love & Special Sauce – “Sugar”

Courtesy of Jeff Pliskin of Raised Fist Propaganda here is his latest work with the music video he shot for G. Love & Special Sauce with the song “Sugar”. The song is track 6 off his last studio album, Sugar, that dropped via Brushfire Records. The video was shot in Chinatown in New York City, NY during the Chinese New Year back in February. Edited by Kelly Walsh, the video was filmed in front of the oldest tea house in NYC with the Nom Wah Tea Parlor. You can pick up G. Love & Special Sauce album Sugar on iTunes by clicking HERE! G. Love & Special Sauce’s new album, Love Saves The day, drops 10/30/15. Enjoy the song and video…

G-Love & Special Sauce – Sugar from Raised Fist Propaganda on Vimeo.

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