On October 16th, Caribbean stars Bunji Garlin and Damian “Jr Gong” Marley will release their politically charged anthem “The Message.” Produced by Philip “Jr. Blender” Meckseper, the atmospheric reggae tune combines criticism of society with a rally cry for change. (more…)
Archive for October, 2015
Sublime With Rome is hitting the “high” seas for a cruise that will embark on a musical adventure from Long Beach, California to Ensenada, Mexico from Sept. 30, 2016 through Oct. 3, 2016. They will bring along first mates, Dirty Heads, for the cruise on board the Carnival Inspiration. (more…)
Kimie (pronounced Kimi-ay) Miner, who is of Hawaiian and Portuguese decent, has just released her new self-titled record on October 9th and we’re giving away one of her new songs for FREE, this week only! The song is called “Love’s In The Melody” and features a guest appearance on vocals by Caleb Keolanui of The Green… (more…)
Slightly Stoopid walked away with some top honors at the 25th San Diego Music Awards on Oct. 5, 2015 at Humphrey’s By The Bay. The group deservedly dominated with Album of the Year and Best Music Video by a San Diego Band. The intimate venue was entertained by performances from Stoopid’s veteran sax player Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe and long time hometown reggae band Big Mountain. (more…)
The first of several singles from Beebs’ upcoming EP was just released along with a video for “Ride Around the Sun.” The talented vocalist/kazooist/superhero is embarking on a solo mission without the Money Makers. We are introduced to a more down to earth side of the singer as she trades away her more flamboyant costume for a more realistic look. With the help of the Money Makers, the team has created five albums and two singles within the past few years along with constant touring in the United States and Canada including two summers with the Vans Warped Tour. The new EP’s sound treads on the soulful side with production help from Brett Hestla of Reel Big Fish and will feature guest appearances from various friends including an upcoming single with G-Love. You can purchase the latest album from Beebs and Her Money Makers Wurse Album Ever by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song & video…
This edition of The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator found lots of stuff for you to do over the next three days! Common Kings and Leilani Wolfgramm are on the Ain’t No Stopping Fall Tour, Passafire starts The Getaway Tour, Iration kicks off their Hotting Up Tour with The Green, and Tomorrow’s Bad Seeds even makes an appearance!
D.C. has a new sound making waves, creating early momentum with the 4-piece reggae inspired rock, country, and pop group known as Brent & Co.. Performing over 250 shows a year, this is a sound crafted on the road and the Oct. 30th release of their new self-titled EP will reflect that as we give away their new song “Breakin’ Up” on our homepage for FREE… (more…)
Bad news: Cali Roots, The Carolina Sessions has been postponed due to bad weather. Good news: The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator found plenty more going on over the next three days! Keep reading for all the best shows this weekend including Steel Pulse, Natural Vibrations, Matisyahu, and Sublime with Rome.
Some sad news, thanks to the weather, for this weekends 3rd annual California Roots: The Carolina Sessions Festival in its first year at the Myrtle Beach Pavilion in Myrtle Beach, SC. Thunderstorms with 20mph winds will prevent this highly anticipated festival from making it’s South Carolina debut. This festival will now be postponed to the spring… (more…)