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Archive for the ‘Daily News’ Category

Dec
09/14
Welcome to Jamrock Cruise 2015

So we’ve received the details for 2015′s Jamrock Cruise, a 5-night musical voyage that will depart from Miami to Jamaica on Norwegian Cruise lines and they’re set to sail twice next year! Tickets go on sale Dec 16th… (more…)

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Dec
09/14
Pre-Order Goldfinger’s Debut Album on Vinyl

There’s good news for lovers of Vinyl & the ’90′s ska-punk scene. Southern California’s Goldfinger has announced that they will release their debut, self-titled album on Vinyl, for the first time ever. And yes, this will be a limited edition release… (more…)

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Dec
08/14
Ghetto Youth’s Set Up Shop Vol. 2

There’s a brand new Compilation, the second in it’s volume, with the Ghetto Youth’s Set Up Shop Featuring Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley, Stephen “Ragga” Marley, Julian Marley, Jo Mersa, Christopher Ellis, Wayne Marshall, Black-Am-I, Cham and more (more…)

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Dec
08/14
Watch: The Movement – Habit (Acoustic)

On Nov 24th, The Movement released an all acoustic album titled Beneath The Palms. It includes a collection of acoustic songs split up over 2 sessions. One of those sessions took place with Sugar Shack in Florida. Dropped on Dec 2nd, here is the video to the group revisiting their fan favorite “Habit”. You can read our official review of the album HERE and pick up your copy of the all acoustic album by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song & video…

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Dec
07/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: The Beautiful Girls

Mat McHugh continues to release new music as we continue to spin his new albums with the musical collective The Beautiful Girls with the new album he wrote, titled Dancehall Days. We’re giving away the song “#1 STYLEE” for FREE on the homepage – read up on thew album here… (more…)

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Dec
06/14
Cali-Roots ’15 Artist Announcement (Rnd. 3)

California Root’s Presents Inc. has made their final artist announcement for the 6th Annual California Roots Music and Art Festival, rounding out the already solid bill with the return of Grammy Nominatee, SOJA, along with John Butler Trio and a handfull of other favorites. (more…)

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Dec
05/14
57th Grammy Awards – Reggae Album Nominees

The 57th Annual Grammy Awards will take place on February 8th on CBS. Today, they announced all of the nominees for each category, but of course, the category we were most excited to see was the nominees for Best Reggae album. See the results… (more…)

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Dec
05/14
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

Looks like the Thanksgiving hangover has passed and The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator found many bands back in action. If you’re not sure who to vote for yet in The Pier Awards, get out this weekend and check out many of the nominees including Dirty Heads, Nahko and Medicine For The People, SOJA, Groundation, Fortunate Youth, Trevor Hall, and The Hip Abduction.
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Dec
02/14
The 2014 Pier Awards Have Begun!

For the fourth straight year we’ve organized an online awards ceremony for the Reggae-Rock community. This year, we have begun as of Dec. 2nd, starting with the nomination process that is available for voting RIGHT NOW! (more…)

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Dec
01/14
Updated Album Reviews

Over the last couple of weeks, our staff of reviewers have been listening to a ton of new music. Take a look at their reflections, reviews & star ratings for new albums by Rancid, Lagwagon, The Beautiful Girls, Leilani Wolfgramm, The Movement and The Brothers Gow(more…)

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Dec
01/14
Video: RX Bandits – Stargazer

Rx Bandits released their seventh studio album titled Gemini, Her Majesty on July 22nd via their own Mash Down Babylon Records. The album was met with an amazing review that you can read HERE! Here is a music video to the single off the new release with the song “Stargazer.” Enjoy the song & video…

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Nov
30/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: The Movement

On Monday, November 24th, The Movement surprised everyone with the quiet release of their live, raw & all acoustic album titled Beneath The Palms. The album includes 11 total songs with 2 covers. One of the songs is their longtime fan favorite, “Hola” that we’re giving away for FREE download this week only… (more…)

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Nov
29/14
Michael Franti’s Acoustic Tour Heads East

After a successful run up the west coast Michael Franti’s One Heart One Soul Tour is heading East, extending the stripped down acoustic experience to fans for 10 more shows – from Vermont to Florida. (more…)

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Nov
28/14
November 2014 Album Releases

2014 has been a huge year for new releases with so many records released from tons of our favorite artists. Of course, one of the biggest shopping months of the year is no different, delivering another blast of new tunes.

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Nov
28/14
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

The entire Pier Family hopes you had a great Thanksgiving! Now it is time to get over that turkey hangover and head out for some great shows around the country and overseas. Even though many artists are nursing their Thanksgiving hangover with the weekend off, the Pier’s Weekend Show Locator takes you out for the next three days with John Butler Trio, The Green, Passafire, Pepper, and many more.
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