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Archive for the ‘Daily News’ Category

Oct
19/14
Cypress Hill to Release New Album 2015

It’s been four years since Cypress Hill’s last album and now their fans can go “insane in the brain” for news that a brand new album has officially been announced. This is Cypress Hill’s first album since 2010’s Rise Up and the upcoming (so-far-untitled) album is due in the spring of 2015. (more…)

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Oct
19/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: Groundation

On October 10th, roots-reggae band Groundation released their 8th studio album titled A Miracle. We’re honored to share with you a FREE song from that new release with the track “Jah Defend The Music”. Grab it on the homepage for FREE and read more about the new album here… (more…)

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Oct
19/14
Tribal Seeds Representing Fall Tour 2014

Reggae fans around the country will be “rockin’ the night away” for the next five weeks as Tribal Seeds will be performing with Ballyhoo! and Beyond I Sight featuring Gonzo for their fall national tour. (more…)

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Oct
17/14
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator goes worldwide with this installment. Just about wherever you live, you can find a reggae rock or acoustic show not too far away. While Ziggy Marley, The Wailers, Stick Figure, Nahko And Medicine For The People, Against Me! and Strung Out are playing across the U.S., Atmosphere, Tarrus Riley, SOJA, and Groundation can be found overseas.
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Oct
16/14
Video: The Beautiful Girls – “Dancehall Days”

It has been four years since Australian musician, Mat Mchugh, has released music under the moniker, The Beautiful Girls. After releasing a string of solo projects, Mat McHugh has released a new album by The Beautiful Girls titled Dancehall Days. Produced independently, released on October 3rd, the new record features 9 tracks including the catchy single “Dancehall Days” featured in the music video below.


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Oct
16/14
Artist Radar: The Hip Abduction

We would like to RE-introduce, the 7-piece afro-beat, world, reggae rock, jam-band known as The Hip Abduction. Coming out of St. Petersburg Florida, this talented outfit hit The Pier about a year ago, debuting their song “Hideaway” featuring Anthony B. Now, they’ve made our Artist Radar… (more…)

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Oct
15/14
Karl Denson Joins The Rolling Stones

Words of congratulations are pouring in from all over the music industry, as Karl Denson has announced an opportunity to join The Rolling Stones, playing saxophone for nine shows on the band’s 14 On Fire tour in Australia and New Zealand.

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Oct
15/14
MP3 Massive Update

Right now on the MP3 Massive, The Pier has 4 FREE new tracks from three great artists. Off of Morning Fatty’s latest album Resistance we have two brand new songs, as well as a track from the Hawaiian singer songwriter Kimie, and “Roxanne,” The Police cover, from the Washington based Ethan Tucker(more…)

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Oct
14/14
Rest In Peace: Isaiah ‘Ikey’ Owens

Long Beach suffered a devastating blow to its music scene earlier today when it was announced that keyboardist, Isaiah “Ikey” Owens, had passed away while on tour with Jack White in Mexico. (more…)

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Oct
13/14
Updated Album Reviews

We have two new album reviews we’d like to share this week – Radio Riddler’s Purple Reggae, which is a reggae tribute to Prince’s Purple Rain & then out of Canada is illScarlett with their new self-titled record. Check the review & star ratings for each new album… (more…)

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Oct
12/14
Video: Dirty Heads – “My Sweet Summer” (Live on Kimmel)

On Wednesday, Oct 8th, Dirty Heads were featured on ABC’s the Jimmy Kimmel Show as they closed out the show with a live performance of their latest single, “My Sweet Summer”. Enjoy the song & the video…

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Oct
12/14
MP3 Leak of the Week: BackBeat SoundSystem

Promoting the release of a new album, BackBeat SoundSystem, coming all the way from the UK, is sharing their new song “Come Undone”, off their Together Not Apart album dropping on Oct 14th, for FREE download, this week only… (more…)

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Oct
11/14
Cali-Roots ’15 Artist Announcement (Rnd. 1)

Releasing initial dates, details and a first round of tickets in early Sept, just a month later, Californina Root’s Presents Inc. has revealed the fist round of artists set to play the 6th annual California Roots Music and Arts Festival(more…)

Oct
10/14
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator!

The air is getting crisp and the turning season brings a ton of fall tours. This weekend, Dirty Heads kick off their tour with Rome, J BOOG concludes the Run ‘Em Hard Tour, and many others continue their respective tours with The Wailers, Matisyahu, Stick Figure, Passafire, Atmosphere, and Authority Zero. (more…)

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Oct
09/14
Resinated signs to Right Coast Records

Florida’s Resinated has begun to make a name for themselves, playing many high energy performances filled with grooves of Funk, Reggae, and Rock. Now they’ve grabbed the attention of fellow east coast Alternative-Reggae band, Ballyhoo!, who have signed Resinated to their Right Coast Records for the release of their 2nd full-length record.

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