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Archive for March, 2017

Mar
31/17
Sammy J Releases New Single & Music Video

New Zealand reggae, soul singer and songwriter, Sammy Johnson (a.k.a. Sammy J) has released a new single, “Do You”, that has come accompanied by a music video. You can watch the video below ahead of his April tour dates… (more…)

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Mar
30/17
It’s Not Dead Fest. 2 Has Been Confirmed!

Following the October 2015 Inaugural event, It’s Not Dead Fest is returning this August headlined by Rancid and Dropkick Murphys. The Pier was in attendance for the first event and we have our calendar marked Saturday, August 26th for the Punk Rock Festivals return! (more…)

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Mar
27/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: OneLegChuck

Out of Sacramento, CA comes OneLegChuck, who in-fact has one leg and rips on the mic and guitar. He’s reggae, country, & soul, performing under the flag of Rastabilly as we’re giving away his new song “Respect” (Electrified Riddem), that he collaborated on with Miguel Happoldt and Perro Bravo. Grab the song & read the scoop… (more…)

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Mar
27/17
Video: Barrington Levy – “G.S.O.A.T.”

When a legend steps to the mic, you stop and listen. Such is the case with the new track by Barrington Levy as he boasts a new single with “G.S.O.A.T.” from his upcoming album Survivor. As the press release reads, the album is a collaborative effort among Black Roses Label, Stoopid Records, Platinum Camp Records, and Zojak World Wide. Survivor will be a follow-up to his 2015 Grammy Nominated acoustic project, Acousticalevy. Survivor will feature gripping collaborations by Grammy winning artist Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Beres Hammond and more.
The new single, “G.S.O.A.T.,” has come paired with a music video that was directed by Donovan Howard and filmed in Kingston, Jamaica across multiple locations that include such communities as Half Way Tree, Red Hills and Jungle. Watch the video as you’ll see cameo appearances by Sly and Robbie, Jah Screw and George Phang. Stay tuned as we’ll have more information on Levy’s new album Survivor as soon as it’s made available to us. You can pick up the new single on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Mar
27/17
Updated Album Reviews

Since the start of the new year, new albums & releases have been abundant and we’ve focused much of our time on sharing our review with the records we’ve enjoyed thus far. Take a look as we’ve reviewed new albums by Ballyhoo!, Sticky Fingers, Common Kings, Fortunate Youth as well as our first ever Beer Review as we finally had the chance to try 311‘s Amber Ale(more…)

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27/17
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27/17
Mar
27/17
The Expendables Release New Single, Announce EP

Building on the momentum captured from their release of “Stay Now” featuring Eric Rachmany of Rebelution in January, The Expendables have recently made a huge announcement. The band will be releasing an EP on May 5 entitled Moment which will feature the already released “Stay Now,” as well as the all-new single “I Won’t Give Up” featuring HIRIE –- two solid tracks in what promises to be an exciting release! (more…)

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Mar
27/17
Chronixx ‘Chronology Tour’ Dates & Remix of Jah9’s ‘Hardcore’

Jamar McNaughton, better known as Jamaican reggae-sensation Chronixx, has accumulated quite the impressive resume in an extremely short amount of time. Along with consistent touring schedule and two albums already to his name, the 24-year-old recently announced his ‘Chronology Tour’ spanning 38 tour dates. The tour will also feature Jah9 -– who recently collaborated to remix the hit track “Hardcore” from Jah9’s album 9 -– if you haven’t yet fire it up and give it a listen! (more…)

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Mar
05/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Bikini Trill

Out of Los Angeles, CA comes an elctro-reggae pop group that goes by the name Bikini Trill. We’re giving away their debut song “Sticky Treez” as we get to know the new 3 piece taking on a progressive approach with their sound. Download the song and read up on the group… (more…)

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Mar
01/17
Don Carlos to Release New Single: ‘Peace & Love’

An extremely rare occurrence happens when you can find an artist firing on all cylinders at 64 years of age. With almost 50 years under his belt and widely considered as a musical legend, look no further than roots reggae sensation Don Carlos who recently announced that his new single “Peace and Love” will be made available April 1, 2017. (more…)

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Mar
01/17
Dirty Heads’ New Dessert EP & Summer Tour Dates

Just before announcing that they’d be hitting the road this summer with SOJA, The Green and RDGLDGRN, Dirty Heads decided to release a 4 song EP titled Dessert, which can be seen as a treat left over from the July 2016 release of their 11 track self-titled record, Dirty Heads. (more…)

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Mar
01/17
Video: Chronixx – “Majesty” & “Likes” (Live)

Jamaica’s Chronixx made his return to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to promote his upcoming album Chronology a long with a tour of the same name with Jah9, Jesse Royal, Kelissa and more. You can read about Chronixx’s TV debut July 2014, when he first appeared on The Tonight Show, by clicking HERE! For a list of upcoming Chronixx Tour dates, click HERE! Enjoy the performance…

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Mar
01/17
Simpkin Project Releases 2 New Songs

Since signing with VP Records summer of 2015, momentum has been building for the Simpkin Project’s highly anticipated for Beam of Light set to release via Dub Rockers. As we draw near, Simpkin Project has released a new single, a long with a virtual b-side. (more…)

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Mar
01/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Oogee Wawa

Oogee Wawa, a hip hop reggae hybrid out of Long Island, NY, have announced plans to release a new EP titled High N Tight at the end of March 2017. The Pier is excited to feature “Give Up The Ganja,” the group’s first single off the upcoming EP, as our MP3 Leak of the Week. “Give Up The Ganja” features J Randy on production, highlighting Oogee’s distinct fast ‘n’ slow style…. (more…)

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