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Archive for the ‘SOJA’ Category

Dirty Heads’ New Dessert EP & Summer Tour Dates

Just before announcing that they’d be hitting the road this summer with SOJA, The Green and RDGLDGRN, Dirty Heads decided to release a 4 song EP titled Dessert, which can be seen as a treat left over from the July 2016 release of their 11 track self-titled record, Dirty Heads. (more…)

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Dirty Heads, Rebelution & Nas to Headline Cali-Roots 2017

The music festival landscape for 2017 has been taking shape over the past several weeks and is rendering itself near completion, as lineups continue to be announced for various festivals scattered throughout the year. Featuring 39 of the most distinguished and well-known bands and artists today, California Roots Music & Arts Festival may already be the festival of the year within the reggae community. (more…)

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2017 Grammy Nominees For Best Reggae Album

A collection of reggae’s brightest stars have been invited to the Staples Center in Los Angeles, CA on February 12th, 2017 for the 59th Annual Grammy Awards. Up for grabs is the award for Best Reggae Album. This year’s nominees are: (more…)

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UB40’s Unplugged + Greatest Hits Release

Founding UB40 members, vocalist Ali Campbell, second vocalist Astro and keyboardist Mickey Virtue, have come together to release an Unplugged record that will be a double disc release with the other disc being a catalog of their greatest hits dating back to the group’s 1979, Birmingham, UK inception. (more…)

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SOJA to Release Their First Live Album

Known for putting on one of the best shows in reggae, it’s only fitting that SOJA has decided to release an official live album. SOJA is dropping the album, titled Live In Virginia, on September 30th, 2016 via ATO Records. The 14-track live album contains a diverse mix of songs from the band’s lengthy catalog of music. (more…)

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Video: SOJA – “Your Song” (ft. Damian Marley)

From one of the many collaborations featured on the GRAMMY-nominated album Amid the Noise and Haste, here is the official music video for SOJA‘s “Your Song” featuring Damian Marley. SOJA is currently on tour with Slightly Stoopid for the summer on the Return of the Redeye tour. In the fall, they’ll hop over to Europe for a run from Oct 9 to Nov 12th — View all of SOJA’s current tour dates inside our Show Locator by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Allen Stone’s “Guardian Angel” ft. Jacob Hemphill

ATO Records has released a remix of rising R&B-soul singer Allen Stone’s “Guardian Angel”, which includes a new verse featuring SOJA frontman Jacob Hemphill. Grammy award winning producer Supa Dups remixed the song from Allen Stone’s 2015 album Radius, blending in a steady reggae rhythm beside Stone’s easy voice. (more…)

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Slightly Stoopid’s 2016 Summer Tour

On Sale now, tickets for the summer tour you won’t want to miss! Slightly Stoopid presents, Return of the Red Eye Summer Tour. Hosting their 9th annual coast-to-coast summer tour Slightly Stoopid is joined by SOJA, Zion I, The Grouch & Eligh, and Fortunate Youth. (more…)

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UB40’s Ali Campbell Talks U.S. Summer Tour

After wrapping up their first U.S. tour in eight years, the legendary UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue have announced plans to embark on a six-week summer tour. (more…)

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3rd Annual Cali-Roots Carolina Sessions: Postponed!

Some sad news, thanks to the weather, for this weekends 3rd annual California Roots: The Carolina Sessions Festival in its first year at the Myrtle Beach Pavilion in Myrtle Beach, SC. Thunderstorms with 20mph winds will prevent this highly anticipated festival from making it’s South Carolina debut. This festival will now be postponed to the spring… (more…)

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The Pier’s Album & Cover Art History

We’ve started a new publish with our Album & Cover Art History series. This is where we peel the curtain back at some of Reggae-Rock’s most iconic and influential albums with their aligning cover-art, album details, stories and facts… (more…)

Updated Concert Articles

Over the last 6 weeks, we’ve covered live Punk-Rock, Jam, Funk, Reggae and Ska in 4 different states. We wanted to bring you up to date on the 8 various live-sets we’ve covered, including back to back nights with Strung Out, Reggae On The Block and Wanee festival as well as four live-sets from the 6th Annual California Roots Festival. Plus the 35 set-lists we documented from Cali-Roots… (more…)