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Archive for the ‘Pacific Island Sampler Blog’ Category

Want to be on The Black Seeds Album?

New Zealand band The Black Seeds are inviting fans to sing on their forthcoming new studio album. Looking to create a big group vocal sound on one of the album’s tracks, the band is (more…)

MP3 Leak of the Week: Fat Freddys Drop

When The Pier was putting our Pacific Island Sampler together this summer, we were bummed that we weren’t able to add Wellington, NZ’s own Fat Freddy’s Drop, to the line up. But now, we’re very excited to announce they’re this week’s MP3 Leak of the Week (more…)

The Green Music Video & Tour!

The Green just released a new music video for the song “Love & Affection” from their latest album Ways & Means! The video was filmed in Hawaii in late September and directed by //kneeon.. (more…)

808’s Point Panic Music Festival

When national touring acts map out their journey through the states, often times Hawai’i is not included as a destination on tour. Yet, the major names in the reggae-rock community never forget the love and devotion the islands posses for the reggae sound. This rings true for Sublime w/Rome, Pepper and Iration (more…)

Tuesday New Releases!

It’s the last Tuesday of October and fans can FINALLY pick up the highly anticipated album courtesy of Hawaii’s The Green. Also releasing an album today is Whiskey Avengers who (more…)

Last Day For Pacific Island Sampler!

Today is the last day that The Pacific Island Sampler will be available for download. The Pacific Island Sampler was released on July 19th, 2011 and available for FREE digital download for 3 months. The album has 29 songs featuring 17 different artists, all from the Pacific Island Regions of the world (more…)

The Pier Vape Contest Winners!

As promised, we would announce the winners to The Pier Vaporizer Contest taking place inside our very own Pier Community Forum. 3 Winners have been selected to receive a FREE Limited Edition Pacific Island Sampler Vaporizer, NEW Pier T-shirt, CDs & Stickers. The Pier Vapes come courtesy of (more…)

The Pier Exclusive Blogs!

The Pier has been adding Exclusive Blogs to the site so you can conveniently track some of your favorite artists & groups from the scene. You can stay up to date & view all of our prior updates including (more…)

Artist Radar: The Black Seeds

Welcome to another Pacific Island themed Artist Radar. Our weekly Artist Radar articles will be dedicated to each of the groups featured on the FREE Pacific Island Sampler . This week, we put our spotlight on Wellington, New Zealand funk fiends The Black Seeds. (more…)

October 2011 Album Releases

A good week into October, we take a look at 7 solid albums releasing this month. With 2011 coming to an end and the holidays around the corner, these 7 releases may have to take us into the new year. Lets take a look at what October has in store for us… (more…)

The Pier Vape Contest

Thanks to our friends at Silver Surfer Vaporizers, The Pier has 3 Limited Edition, Pacific Island Sampler Themed Vaporizers to give away for FREE. We’re giving them away via a contest taking place inside The Pier Forum. You have till Oct 14th 2011 to enter & win. Check it out… (more…)

Anuhea – “For Love” Kickstarter!

Anuhea has a new album coming out in January/February titled “For Love”. She is promoting her Kickstart campaign for fans to receive an early copy of the album along with other goodies. Check out the Kickstarter and an update on her new album! (more…)

The Green “Ways & Means” Pre-Order

Hawaiian reggae giants The Green will release their sophomore LP, titled Ways & Means, on Oct. 25 via Easy Star Records. You can now Pre-order the album by clicking (more…)

Artist Radar: Ka’ale & The Truth

Welcome to another Pacific Island themed Artist Radar. Our weekly Artist Radar articles will be dedicated to each of the groups featured on the FREE Pacific Island Sampler. This week, we put our spotlight on the Kona, HI locals, Ka’ale & The Truth (more…)