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Archive for September, 2017

Sep
20/17
Josh Fischel’s ‘Music Tastes Good’ Fest. Enters Year 2

Just four days after Josh Fischel put on his first festival, Music Tastes Good, he passed away on Sept 29th, 2016; he was 47-years-old. He did what felt unreachable in bringing the entire Long Beach community together over an event that, in its inaugural year, required 4 stages & shutting down 8-9 blocks of downtown over 3 days. 1 Year later, Josh’s spirit is abundant in Music Taste Goods second year. (more…)

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Sep
19/17
Video: Jaya The Cat – Sweet Eurotrash

Jaya The Cat is a Dutch/American reggae/ska/punk rock band originating from Boston, MA, currently based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. They’ve been around since 1998 and have released 6 studio albums with their 7th set for a Nov. 17th release with A Good Day For The Damned via Bomber Music. The band has recently released a new music video for their single “Sweet Eurotrash.” The song is as the title indicates as inspired by a night full of shenanigans that could come from partying in their current hometown of Amsterdam. You can pre-order Jaya The Cat’s new album by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Sep
19/17
Updated Exclusive Interviews

Be sure to catch up on our latest Q&A Interviews as we’ve recently published interviews with 311, The Skints, Jimmy Cliff, Yesod Williams of Pepper and David Foral of Dirty Heads. See what each group had to say collectively discussing new music, life and offering up some artistic perspective… (more…)

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Sep
17/17
Macka B to Release New Album ‘Health Is Wealth’

British reggae artist & dancehall toaster, Macka B, is gearing up for the Sept. 29th release of his upcoming studio album, Health Is Wealth via VP Records. The album features tracks produced in Jamaica, Germany & Japan alongside recordings made in Macka’s Black Country heartland as well as the London studios of Mafia & Fluxy & Stingray. (more…)

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Sep
17/17
Dispatch Announce First Ever ‘Acoustic Tour’

Still reeling from the release of their sixth full-length studio album America, Location 12, Dispatch has officially announced their first ever acoustic tour – slated for 18 dates late in the Fall. (more…)

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Sep
17/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: No Kings

Based out of Ocean Beach, CA, I met No Kings by accident at Alesmith Brewing for Sublime’s Mexican Lager release party. I was given a CD by vocalist Matt Cook and then about a month later, Jeff Smith of Long Beach Records is suggesting them for a feature. So here we are with a free MP3 give-away… (more…)

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Sep
05/17
Sep
03/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Spiritual

Our friends over at VP Records contacted us about one of their artists, Spiritual, who just moved to Redondo Beach, CA from his hometown of Kingston, Jamaica. They suggested we check out his February debut album release of Awakening to which we were excited to feature his single, “Stand Up To Rasta!” (more…)

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Sep
01/17
The Green Announce First Album in 4 Years!

Hawai’i’s The Green has announced that their new album, Marching Orders, will drop on Oct. 20th, 2017 via Easy Star Records. This is The Green’s first album in 4 years and we’re given a tease as they’ve released a new single with “I Will.” (more…)

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