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Archive for January, 2016

Jan
18/16
Anuhea Co-writes Music with a Fan!

Recorded on Oahu at Sea Major Seven Studios and on her home island of Maui, Anuhea presents Shoulders, her new 6 track EP that is now scheduled to be released on Friday, February 5th! (more…)

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Jan
18/16
Pennywise’s ‘Nineteen Eighty Eight’ Vinyl LP

For you fans of something a little harder, the old school punks of Pennywise have some news to announce. Pennywise will be teaming up with Theologian Records along with South Bay indie label Hardline Entertainment to reissue some of the bands earlier recordings. (more…)

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Jan
18/16
Video: Fortunate Youth – “Midnight Lover”

Fortunate Youth dropped their first ever music video and did so in Claymation fashion as the group teamed up with Adult Swim’s Johnny McHone to make this playful Claymation music video for the song “Midnight Lover”. McHone is a spectacular cartoonist animator who is best known for the making of Robot Chicken. During a recent interview with the group, drummer Jordan Rosenthal let us know that they wanted to be different and come out with something totally new for their fans to enjoy — Expect to see more of McHone’s work on some of Fortunate Youth’s future projects. Look out for our upcoming conversation with Fortunate Youth — Stay tuned and enjoy the song & video…

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Jan
17/16
New Album from Fireside Prophets

Fireside Prophets, a trio of reggae rockers out of South Florida, showcase a distinctively brash sound on their latest album, Ignite. The SoFlo band builds captivating medleys with their back-and-forth exchanges of uptempo rock riffs, funky bass lines, slick rhyming and underlying reggae rhythms. (more…)

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Jan
15/16
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

Well, hopefully New Year’s Resolutions are still going strong after the first couple weeks of 2016. If attending more reggae shows was your resolution this year, then you certainly came to the right place! As always, The Pier searched up and down for the best reggae shows to share with fans this weekend. The next three days will not disappoint with Stick Figure kicking off the Set In Stone Tour with Fortunate Youth and Katastro, The Expanders, Tomorrows Bad Seeds heading up the SoCal mountains to Big Bear to gear up for their upcoming tour with Common Kings, and Sublime with Rome doing a benefit concert. (more…)

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Jan
13/16
Mighty Mystic to Release New Record!

Jamaican-born Boston-bred reggae artist Kevin Holness, better known as Mighty Mystic, is gearing up to release a new album titled The Art Of Balance. The album, which will be Mystic’s third, is scheduled to launch worldwide on March 11th, 2016 through E.N Young’s San Diego based label Roots Musician Records. (more…)

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Jan
11/16
Ziggy Marley Working On New Record!

Ziggy Marley is back in the studio working on a new record to release in 2016. Get ready because this album is stacked with talent, bringing back musicians from his last album Fly Rasta and blending new artists into the mix as well! (more…)

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Jan
10/16
MP3 Leak of the Week: The Fiction

If you’re curious as to what Josh Fischel, formerly of Bargain Music, has been up to, then I present to you The Fiction with their new song “Makin’ Love” for FREE download. Grab the song on the homepage for FREE and read more on The Fiction and their new album Quixotic(more…)

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Jan
10/16
Video: Thrive – “One”

Directed by Joe Wilson of Bulldog Media, here is the new music video for Thrive with the song “One”. The video was shot in Petulma, CA, home of Thrive’s late horn player, and founder of Unify to Thrive, Scott Schipper. The song, “One”, is track 3 off of Thrive’s self-titled 6 track EP that you can pick up on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Jan
08/16
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

Happy New Year from the entire Pier family! With a New Year comes a new format for The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator. As always, we will continue bringing you the best of the best in reggae shows for the weekend. Check out this edition of The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator for the best shows over the next three days including three days of The Wailers in Colorado, Fayuca in Arizona, and Jon Wayne and The Pain for a couple days through the Midwest. (more…)

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Jan
06/16
Tribal Seeds Winter Reggae Land Tour

As the first tour of 2016, San Diego’s own Tribal Seeds is uniting bands from around the globe for their Winter Reggae Land Tour that kicks off Thursday January 7th! Joining Tribal Seeds are The Skints from the UK and The Steppas from Hawaii. (more…)

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Jan
05/16
Jan
05/16
311 Day Contest: ‘How I Discovered 311′

311 DAY 2016 will take place at Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, LA on March 11th & 12th. We were thrilled to have a pair of tickets to this special event to give away with an exclusive contest, inquiring How You Discovered 311…below are the results!… (more…)

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Jan
04/16
Upcoming Tomorrow’s Bad Seeds Conversation

Coming Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016, an exclusive interview with Tomorrow’s Bad Seeds. The Pier sat down with Moises Juarez (aka Moi) and Sean Chapman from Tomorrow’s Bad Seeds for an hour long conversation with each one about a variety of topics. The Pier asked some tough questions about the disappearance of TBS, the project LIFE, and their decision to restart TBS. (more…)

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Jan
04/16
Video: Krooked Treez – “Reggae Woman”

Krooked Treez out of Los Angeles, CA is coming back in 2016 with a new line-up that includes new singer and guitarist Nick Papageorge. The group plans to release a new album this Summer and has just recorded a live music video for their new song “Reggae Woman” at BNV Studios Hollywood. Enjoy the song and video…

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