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Archive for the ‘SOJA’ Category

Jun
05/15
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…)

Jun
01/15
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…)

May
29/15
May
29/15
Video: The Pier at Cali-Roots 2015

Courtesy of our own Aaron Solomon, Peter Monti and Andrew Aroche, here is a video montage of The Pier at the 2015 California Roots Music and Arts Festival. Thanks to Beebs and Her Money Makers for allowing us to use the song “Death to Ego”. Check out some of the cool footage shot over 3 days to give you a glimpse into what took place at Cali-Roots. Huge thanks again to the Cali-Roots team for once again hosting The Pier! View 37 of the 40 Set-Lists a long with a brief recap of Cali-Roots 2015 by clicking HERE! Enjoy the video…

May
26/15
May
23/15
May
08/15
5 Festivals in May To See Reggae Rock

Summer is right around the corner and for anybody that loves live music, that only means one thing – It’s finally music festival season! Fortunately, during the month of May, festival season really gets going. With events all over the place it is sometimes hard to pick which events to attend. For The Pier, we tend to choose events that are a bit top-heavy with the booking of reggae-rock bands. The Pier will be at many events this summer, but this month we’ll be sure to check out these five fests. (more…)

Apr
08/15
3rd Annual Carolina Sessions

California Roots Presents has finally revealed all the details surrounding their east coast event, The Carolina Sessions. Shifting south of the Boarder to Myrtle Beach and pushing the festival’s date back to a day in early October, one thing that has definitively not changed with this great event is its highly anticipated line-up! (more…)

Feb
12/15
SOJA East Coast Tour w/ J Boog & The Green

In 2015 SOJA continues on tour, supporting their Grammy nominated record, Amid The Noise and Haste. After opening their year with a spot down in Jamaica, the band is set for their first US run of the year, a 14 show east coast tour with special guests on select dates, The Green, JBoog, Leilani Wolfgramm and Common Kings.

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Jan
02/15
Billboard’s 2014 Best Selling Reggae Albums

Rebelution claims Billboard’s best-selling Reggae Album of 2014. New records from SOJA, Tribal Seeds, Iration, and The Green in this year’s top 10 best-selling Reggae albums.

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Dec
11/14
Dec
05/14
57th Grammy Awards – Reggae Album Nominees

The 57th Annual Grammy Awards will take place on February 8th on CBS. Today, they announced all of the nominees for each category, but of course, the category we were most excited to see was the nominees for Best Reggae album. See the results… (more…)

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Sep
27/14
Pandora Radio adds Cali Reggae Station

People love to use Pandora Internet Radio because listeners can easily set a station based on a song, artist, or genre. Recently, the popular music streaming site added a few new genre based stations, including one titled Cali Reggae Radio! (more…)

Aug
27/14
Video: SOJA – I Believe (ft Michael Franti & Nahko)

Here is the latest music video for SOJA’s new single “I Believe” featuring Michael Franti and Nahko. The song is off SOJA’s latest album, Amid The Noise and Haste that you can pick up on Vinyl by clicking HERE!. You can also listen to the whole album, with commentary, courtesy of Jacob Hemphill by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song & video…

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Aug
23/14
August 2014 Album Releases

It’s August & cities around the nation are heating up, many reaching triple digits. Fortunately, The Pier has a list of new music with 10 new albums from 10 different artists to help everyone keep their cool. (more…)

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