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Archive for August, 2017

Aug
31/17
Sammy J & Anuhea Announce ‘Mixed Feelings’ Fall Tour

New Zealand reggae, soul singer and songwriter, Sammy Johnson (a.k.a. Sammy J) has announced his Fall headlining Mixed Feelings tour where he will have special guest and Maui native, Anuhea. (more…)

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Aug
31/17
Pepper Releases Marijuana Strain: ‘Hawaiian Pepper’

When Pepper isn’t releasing new music, touring the country or managing their label with Law Records, they’re blasting their own strain of marijuana known as Hawaiian Pepper. Okay, well maybe they’re blasting it while also releasing music, touring & running the label — Here’s what the band had to say… (more…)

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Aug
29/17
Jesse Royal Releases New Single Before New Album

Considered by many to be a catalyst of breakthrough reggae artists, Kingston native Jesse Royal recently dropped his new single “Generation” featuring the talents of Jo Mersa Marley in anticipation of his Oct. 6 debut album Lily of Da Valley via Easy Star Records. (more…)

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Aug
28/17
Iration Reveals New Single, Announces ‘The Intergalactic Tour’

The Santa Barbara, CA based ensemble, Iration, dropped a new track “Fly with Me” back in May, and released another new single “Borderlines,” August 11. Pair that with a fall tour announcement alongside Fortunate Youth and Through the Roots, and there is plenty of reason for excitement. (more…)

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Aug
27/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Fireside Prophets

Out of Boca Raton, FL is reggae-rock group Fireside Prophets who are promoting the release of their new single, “Summa Love.” The track is their South Florida summertime anthem as they invite you to hear what their summertime is all about. Grab the track on the homepage & see what the band had to say… (more…)

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Aug
25/17
Video: The Simpkin Project – “Hustling” (Live-Acoustic)

Gearing up for the Sept. 29th release of their new studio album, Beam of Light, Huntington Beach, CA’s The Simpkin Project have a released a live-acoustic video of the albums first song, “Hustling.” The album, coming out on VP Records’ Dub Rockers imprint, includes 12 total tracks and has been one of our Most Anticipated Albums the last few years so we’re excited to finally see a release date we can salivate towards! You can pre-order the album by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Aug
24/17
Slightly Stoopid’s “One Bright Day” Video Art Raises Over $20k

Ocean Beach, CA reggae-rock mainstays Slightly Stoopid brought several stills to life in their music video for “One Bright Day” from 2015’s Meanwhile…Back At The Lab. The original art from the music video has been auctioned with proceeds supporting The Global BrightLight Foundation, raising more than $20-thousand. (more…)

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Aug
23/17
Pepper’s Yesod Williams Hosts Podcast: ‘Disposable Heroes’

Pepper drummer Yesod Williams has started his own Podcast show titled Disposable Heroes that features various drummers from various bands as guests who not only talk about drumming, but everything else music and life related. Yesod caught up with The Pier to tell us a bit about the show. (more…)

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Aug
22/17
311 Day Returns to Las Vegas 2018

Fresh off the release of their 12th full-length studio album Mosaic and still reeling from their Unity Tour, 311 is keeping to tradition ensuring the party never stops. The band announced that 311 Day 2018 will return to Las Vegas, NV at the Park Theater Monte Carlo for two special shows on March 10 and March 11. (more…)

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Aug
21/17
SOJA Announces New Album ‘Poetry In Motion’

Mark your calendars as Washington D.C.’s 8-piece international reggae group, SOJA, have announced that they will release their next studio album, Poetry In Motion, on October 27th via ATO Records. (more…)

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Aug
21/17
Video: Hirie – Sun & Shine (ft. Eric Rachmany)

HIRIE has released a new single titled “Sun and Shine” featuring Eric Rachmany of Rebelution. The single dropped on 8/18/17 and comes almost 1 year to the date that Hirie’s last studio album, Wandering Soul, was released. Along with the new single is a music video for the song as directed by Sugarshack Sessions. The video includes Rachmany as well as a guest appearance by Nahko Bear in what shows the 3 of them making off with a bag of money from an apparent bank robbery before making their way to a rendezvous in Mexico where they’re greeted by the rest of the band… and Hirie dances in the streets. You can pick up the new single on iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Aug
21/17
The Expanders Announce ‘Old Time Something Come Back Again, Vol.2′

Los Angeles’ classic roots group The Expanders are prepared to release a new album on September 29th, 2017. The Expanders will drop Old Time Something Come Back Again, Vol. 2, a collection of “deep cuts” and classic covers, in the 2nd installment of their cover series. Old Time Something Come Back Again, Vol. 2 will release via Easy Star Records. (more…)

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Aug
20/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Pacific Dub

It’s been awhile since we checked in on Huntington Beach, CA’s Pacific Dub who released an EP back in March titled Take Me Away. The group has plans to release new music next year as we give away their single “Running Back” for FREE… (more…)

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Aug
18/17
Dirty Heads’ David Foral Releases New Single “Crash Over Me”

While we wait for the Oct. 13th release of Dirty Heads new album Swim Team, bassist David Foral is continuing to release music of his own. Following up on the drop of his most recent single, Paved The Way, featuring Hip Hop MC Big Nes, Foral returns with “Crash Over Me” alongside female vocalist Rebecca Arscott and Long Beach Dub Allstars horn-player, Tim Wu. (more…)

Aug
17/17
Common Kings & Matisyahu Reveal ‘The Broken Crowns Tour’

The touring landscape for the upcoming fall season is starting to take shape – Matisyahu and Common Kings have joined forces, setting the bar early for can’t-miss-shows. The artists recently announced The Broken Crowns Tour will kick off in October and opening up the show will be the Matisyahu produced group, Orphan(more…)

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