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Archive for the ‘Daily News’ Category

Nov
19/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Dela & The Aggrolites

Daniel “DELA” Delacruz, a saxophonist, composer, arranger, and producer, is also Slightly Stoopid’s horn section leader and a key contributor to their last four studio efforts. He’s put that skill to a debut record of his own that he co-produced with Karl Denson titled Opening Night. The Aggrolites back the live music to his production along with a slew of guest appearances, including one with Kyle McDonald of Slightly Stoopid that we’re giving away FREE… (more…)

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Nov
17/17
The Ries Brothers Debut ‘The View From the Outside’

From sunny Clearwater, FL comes The Ries Brothers – a breath of fresh air and one of the more musically diverse artists we’ve seen in quite some time. Blending a fusion of blues, reggae, funk and good old-fashioned rock, brothers Kevin Ries and Charlie Ries have officially arrived with their debut album in The View from the Outside produced by Ted Bowne of Passafire. (more…)

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Nov
16/17
Vans Warped Tour Comes To An End

“I couldn’t wait for the summer and the warped tour…” Mark Hoppus’ words were the first thing that popped into mind when it was announced that the annual Vans Warped Tour would be coming to an end in 2018. (more…)

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Nov
13/17
Video: Hempress Sativa – “Rock It Ina Dance”

Out of Kingston, Jamaica comes Hempress Sativa. On January 7th she released a 13-track record titled Unconquerebel via Conquering Lion Records. She has the roots and rhythm of an Erykah Badu and commands the dancehall like a modern day Lady Saw. She’s versatile with a dynamic voice that can be soothing or sharp, (and at times may even cut), all of which makes her a great listen. Such is the case with “Rock It Ina Dance,” which is track 3 on her new record that you can stream or own via iTunes by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Nov
13/17
Artist Radar: Andreas Ramirez aka SanAndreas

Andreas Ramirez is a 28-year-old up and coming recording artist who performs under the name SanAndreas. He just released his first ever song, “Emergency,” followed by “Bow & Arrow”, both of which were produced by his older brother, Rome Ramirez, of Sublime with Rome. SanAndreas is also responsible for much of the social media content you see for both Sublime with Rome and Dirty Heads. (more…)

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Nov
12/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: The Green

After four long years, Hawai’i’s The Green released a brand new album titled Marching Orders via Easy Star Records on Oct. 20th. The second track off the record, “Feel So Cool” was not a song they wrote, but one they recorded and perform as a tribute to a lost friend from the island. Grab the song for FREE on our homepage and read what the group tells The Pier about the track… (more…)

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Nov
10/17
No Doubt’s Debut Record Turns Twenty Five with New Vinyl

No Doubt’s debut self-titled record officially turned 25-years-old on March 17th from when it was originally released in 1992. On Nov 10th, 2017 Universal Music Group celebrated the 25th anniversary of No Doubt’s original release by putting out a sparkling new vinyl edition of the album which happens to be the first time the album can be enjoyed on vinyl. (more…)

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Nov
09/17
Matisyahu to Release ‘Live at Stubb’s Vol IV’

Rejuvenated and energized from the release of his sixth studio album Undercurrent earlier this year, Grammy-nominated Matisyahu revealed that he plans to release a new edition of his originally acclaimed Live at Stubb’s album in the midst of The Broken Crowns Tour with Common Kings and Orphan taking place through the Fall and into the Winter. (more…)

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Nov
08/17
Video: Biga*Ranx – “My Face”

Biga Ranx is a French Reggae / Hip Hop artist from Tours, France, and along with X-Ray Production, an independent record label based in Paris, he’s released 9 albums since 2011. His latest record, 1988, dropped this past June and features 16 songs with an array of guest appearances. The albums leading single is “My Face” and like most of the songs from his new record, the song comes accompanied with a music video you can view below. You can stream 1988 through your various platforms or own it by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Nov
08/17
Brand New Single Released From The Late Sugar Minott

Lincoln Sugar Minott passed away July 10, 2010, in Saint Andrew Parish, Jamaica. He was just 54-years-old. He was known as a reggae singer and producer who started his musical career in 1969 in Kingston, Jamaica. 7 years after his untimely death and fans are able to continue celebrating his life and music with a brand new song that comes from deep within the archives with the track “My Love Zone.” (more…)

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Nov
06/17
Dirty Heads Co-Write Maroon 5’s New Song “Visions” with Blueprint

On the Deluxe release of Maroon 5‘s new album, Red Pill Blues, fans will take note that the Dirty Heads’ Jared Watson & Dustin Bushnell are credited as co-writers for the song “Visions” with mc/producer, Blueprint. The song was almost included on Dirty Heads new record, Swim Team, and a previous track-list shared online shows how close the song came to the album. (more…)

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Nov
05/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Jaya The Cat

Dutch/American reggae/ska/punk rock band Jaya The Cat is set to drop their new album on Nov. 17th via Bomber Music with A Good Day For the Damned. We’re giving away their new song “Amsterdam” from the record as we look forward to a new album from the Netherlands based group… (more…)

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Nov
02/17
Sublime’s 2017 Black Friday Record Store Day Release

It doesn’t feel like a Record Store Day celebration without Sublime’s inclusion. Such will be the case for Black Friday Record Store Day taking place Friday, Nov 24th, 2017 when Sublime releases a limited edition Picture Disc, exclusive to participating record stores. (more…)

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Nov
01/17
Video: Toko Tasi – Rockstar (Remix) ft. Ethan Tucker

Shot and directed by Michael Artega, here is the official music video for Toko Tasi‘s “Rockstar” (Remix)” ft. Ethan Tucker. The video pays tribute to the Sublime family and Long Beach community with additional footage shot in Ethan Tucker’s hometown of Olympia, WA. The video shows Tasi skating at the lighthouse which was at the same location where he was filmed skating in Sublime’s “What I Got” music video. Lots of shots were filmed in and around Long Beach that included local hang-outs of the late Bradley Nowell. Also included in the video is Miguel Happoldt, Ras-1 & Opie Ortiz of Long Beach Dub Allstars, Moi of Tomorrow’s Bad Seeds, Mic Dangerously of Zen Robbi, in addition to DJ Cutty Mcfly, and professional skateboarders Aaron Johnson (Ajax) & Julie Kindstrand. Read more about this release by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Oct
31/17
Matisyahu & Common Kings’ New Single ‘Broken Crowns’

When hype was building shortly after Matisayhu and Common Kings broke the news that they’d be hitting the road together for numerous tour dates in the Fall, Common Kings informed The Pier that “fans could expect some fire to drop soon between the two acts.” Common Kings and Matisyahu fulfilled their promise, dropping a collaborative single “Broken Crowns” via Mensch House Records. (more…)

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