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Archive for the ‘311’ Category

Apr
14/17
311 Reveal Album Cover & Pre-order Details for New Album ‘Mosaic’

If you find yourself feeling famished for a 311 sandwich, we completely understand and we feel the same way. It’s been three long years since the release of Stereolithic and the latest batch of songs from the Omaha-native, rock-reggae trailblazers. However, in just over two short months, prepare to feast on the band’s 12th studio album Mosaic –- which will be released June 23 featuring 17 new tracks! (more…)

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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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Mar
27/17
Feb
23/17
Update on 311’s 12th Studio Album & Summer Tour

The holiday season has officially arrived for 311 and excitable ones across the globe. Having electrified and ignited audiences with every live show for 27 years in addition to releasing 11 studio albums along the way, the Omaha-based quintet recently announced several updates regarding their 2017 Summer Unity Tour and forthcoming album… (more…)

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Dec
13/16
Video Premiere: Ernie Ball’s String Theory by 311

Here is the Video Premiere for the latest episode of String Theory, courtesy of Ernie Ball. String Theory is a web series from Ernie Ball that explores the sonic origins of some of music’s most innovative players. In this episode Ernie Ball artists and 311 guitarists Nick Hexum and Tim Mahoney discuss their influences, their history with playing guitar, and their Ernie Ball strings. You can view more episodes of String Theory by clicking HERE! Enjoy the video…

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Sep
23/16
The Expansion of 311’s ‘Grassroots Uplifter’

311 continues to make noise in and outside of the music scene and The Pier recently caught up with front-man Nick Hexum to discuss the bands latest tour, alternative business ventures, and more. (more…)

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Jul
18/16
Reel Big Fish Discusses 311’s 2017 Caribbean Cruise

311 has announced the line-up and details for their March 2017 Caribbean Cruise. One of the groups on the bill is Reel Big Fish and vocalist/guitarist Aaron Barrett tells The Pier about the time they toured with 311 in ’97 as his excitement for the cruise boils over… (more…)

May
09/16
Dirty Heads & Sublime with Rome Summer Tour 2016

Dirty Heads and Sublime with Rome will be joining forces this summer on a 29-show tour across the U.S. The tour officially kicks off with Sublime with Rome and Tribal Seeds next month on June 25th; Dirty Heads will join the tour starting July 1st in Florida along with others on various dates including 311, Matisyahu, New Kingston, and Bleeker. (more…)

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Apr
21/16
311’s Grassroots Uplifter Vape-Pen

What’s next for a multi-platinum rock band who’s released 11 studio albums, a live album, a greatest hits album and three DVD’s, in addition to celebrating 25 years as a band with the launch of their own Amber Ale craft beer? Well, 311 just announced their own custom Vape-Pen called the Grassroots Uplifter as guitarist/vocalist Nick Hexum stops by The Pier to answer some questions… (more…)

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Mar
15/16
311’s Summer Unity Tour with Matisyahu

311 just got done celebrating their 3/11 Day performance in New Orleans and now we get to look forward to their Summer Unity Tour with Matisyahu as they continue to record their 12th studio album… (more…)

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Feb
02/16
How I Discovered 311…

The Pier recently held a contest asking fans to email their stories of how they first discovered 311. The best two stories received a pair of FREE tickets to 311 Day 2016 on March 11th & 12th in New Orleans, LA. Since so many great stories were told, we decided to share some of the top ones we received from that contest… (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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Oct
01/15
3rd Annual Cali-Roots Carolina Sessions: Postponed!

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…)

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Sep
23/15
311 Day 2016 In New Orleans

Having sold over 9 million albums and DVD’s in the US, a long with three #1 singles on the Alternative Radio chart and nine singles in the Top 10, it’s no wonder a group like 311 has their own celebrated day every March 11th. The group celebrates 311 Day bi-yearly and the celebration will be coming back to New Orleans in 2016 for two weekend nights. (more…)

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