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Archive for the ‘easy star records’ Category

Jan
16/18
Cali-Roots Festival 2018 Artist Line-up: A Look at Who To See Live

California Roots Music & Arts Festival returns for its 9th consecutive year held at the Monterey County Fair Grounds in Monterey, CA over its usual Memorial Day weekend of May 25, 26 & 27. The full line-up was released and we are pleased with some of this years newest additions. Here’s who to look out for with some names making their first appearance at the annual festival… (more…)

Jan
04/18
Dec
30/17
Video: The Green – “All I Need”

Here is the official music video to The Green’s latest single “All I Need.” The song is from the Oct 20th, 2017 release of Marching Orders via Easy Star Records. The album includes 14 total tracks with guest appearances by Eric Rachmany of Rebelution, Fiji, J Boog, Busy Signal, and The Mana’o Company. The album shows them returning with their signature progressive Hawaiian flavor of R&B, Reggae and Roots rhythms around love ballads that is only topped by their 3-4 part vocal harmonies. You can stream the record via Spotify or own it via iTunes by clicking HERE!

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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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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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Aug
29/17
Jesse Royal Releases New Single Before New Album

Considered by many to be a catalyst of breakthrough reggae artists, Kingston native Jesse Royal recently dropped his new single “Generation” featuring the talents of Jo Mersa Marley in anticipation of his Oct. 6 debut album Lily of Da Valley via Easy Star Records. (more…)

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Aug
21/17
The Expanders Announce ‘Old Time Something Come Back Again, Vol.2′

Los Angeles’ classic roots group The Expanders are prepared to release a new album on September 29th, 2017. The Expanders will drop Old Time Something Come Back Again, Vol. 2, a collection of “deep cuts” and classic covers, in the 2nd installment of their cover series. Old Time Something Come Back Again, Vol. 2 will release via Easy Star Records. (more…)

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Aug
18/17
Dirty Heads’ David Foral Releases New Single “Crash Over Me”

While we wait for the Oct. 13th release of Dirty Heads new album Swim Team, bassist David Foral is continuing to release music of his own. Following up on the drop of his most recent single, Paved The Way, featuring Hip Hop MC Big Nes, Foral returns with “Crash Over Me” alongside female vocalist Rebecca Arscott and Long Beach Dub Allstars horn-player, Tim Wu. (more…)

Jul
17/17
New Kingston Reveals Cover-Art to New Album ‘Come From Far’

On August 25th, New Kingston will release their fourth studio album A Kingston Story; Come From Far via Easy Star Records. Today, the band has premiered the Cover-Art for their new record displaying the visual aesthetic to a title of an album that is shaping up to be around the theme of reflection, while embracing the continued journey. Take a look for yourself and read what the band had to share about the cover-art… (more…)

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Jul
17/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Double Tiger

I don’t know what the hell is going on over there at Easy Star Records but they sure are on a roll with releasing some great albums. Such is the case with the June 30th release of Double Tiger’s debut album Sharp & Ready. It features producer/vocalist Jay Spaker, who is also in John Brown’s Body, on a record he’s been producing for several years. We’re giving away new song “Ram Dancehall” away on our homepage with some background to the project that you can read here… (more…)

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Jul
02/17
Easy Star All-Stars, Jo Mersa Marley Headline Island Roots Festival

Camping, food trucks, hula, plenty of beverages to quench your thirst and an epic lineup of live music – what’s not to love? Expect this and more at the Island Roots & Culture Festival to be held in San Antonio, TX from September 29 – October 1 at the Roszell Gardens Wedding and Events Center! The festival is stacked with a pretty legit lineup including Easy Star All-Stars, Jo Mersa Marley, Sammy J, Anuhea, 77 Jefferson, Iya Terra and more! (more…)

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Jun
27/17
Jun
17/17
The Black Seeds Reveal Details for New Album ‘Fabric’

Fresh off their latest release of their new single “Better Days,” the New Zealand based reggae ensemble The Black Seeds have dropped more exciting news, announcing that their sixth full-length studio album will be released to the masses September 8 via Easy Star Records for all to enjoy! The album, entitled Fabric has been made available via pre-order and will feature 12 new tracks… (more…)

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Jun
08/17
Video: Passafire – “Longshot”

Following Passafire’s sixth studio album drop of Longshot via Easy Star Records on May 12, the group has released a music video for the albums leading single and album titled-track, “Longshot.” The video was shot near a river on location about an hour and a half north of St. Petersburg, FL and directed by bassist Will Kubley in addition to the Sugarshack Sessions film crew. Guitarist/vocalist Ted Bowne breaks down the video shoot for The Pier in an exclusive interview that you can read HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Jun
02/17