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Archive for the ‘Sublime’ Category

Feb
22/18
Sublime’s Brad Nowell’s 1988 Letter To His Sister From College

Before Bradley James Nowell created a genre of reggae-rock music as the singer, songwriter and guitarist of Sublime, he was attending college at UC Santa Cruz. Thanks to his sister, Kellie Nowell, this is what Brad wrote her a year before starting Sublime. (more…)

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Feb
22/18
The Nowell Family Foundation To Fight Opioid Addiction

Inspired by late Sublime front man Bradley Nowell, the Nowell Family Foundation is said to provide addiction recovery services to the music community through the combined strength of the music industry and those who have been touched by the power of music. (more…)

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Feb
21/18
John Feldmann & Travis Barker’s ‘Back To The Beach’ Festival

It was announced this morning on the World Famous Kroq that singer, songwriter and producer, John Feldmann of Goldfinger and Blink-182 drummer, Travis Barker, are putting on the Back To The Beach Festival on the state shoreline of Huntington Beach, CA boasting an unbelievable line-up of nostalgic 90’s ska-punk. (more…)

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Feb
06/18
Perro Bravo Sneaks Out New Record, ‘Case Pacific’

When Sublime’s Miguel Happoldt isn’t busy reforming Long Beach Dub Allstars or mixing Slightly Stoopid’s new record, he’s quietly releasing new albums under his own band, Perro Bravo and such is the case with new record Case Pacific. (more…)

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Jan
04/18
Jan
02/18
New Long Beach Dub Allstars Music After 16 Years

Before 2017 came to an end, Long Beach Dub Allstars released new music for the first time in 16 years around an evolving line-up that was only punctuated by the live performances that closed out the year. All of this sets up for an exciting 2018 that sees the group eyeing to release a full-length record as detailed by the Boss DJ, Marshall Goodman. (more…)

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Dec
27/17
Coming Soon: The Pier’s 2018 Most Anticipated Albums

On Thurs., January 4th, 2018, we will publish The Pier’s 2018 Most Anticipated Albums. This is the time of year we get to anticipate and discuss upcoming albums from some of our favorite bands in Reggae-Rock. We’re compiling all of the information from the bands about their new releases for one big convenient read… (more…)

Dec
27/17
Video: Ethan Tucker – “Badfish” (Sublime Cover ft. Jakob Nowell)

Here’s a fun one — Olympia, WA singer-songwriter Ethan Tucker just wrapped up The Winter Wonderland Family Jam tour that featured headliners The Aggrolites with Slightly Stoopids horns and full sets from Ethan Tucker and Law. The tour stretched from San Diego to The Bay Area. The highlight came when on the last night of tour when Ethan covered Sublime‘s “Badfish” with Law’s Jakob Nowell, who can be seen dressed in a captain’s outfit. As Ethan describes: Last day of tour at The Ritz (San Jose, CA) on 12/23/2017. Good times with my friends The Aggrolites, Dela, and LAW. Had to invite Jakob Nowell from LAW up to cover ‘Badfish’ with me.” Jakob Nowell is the son of Sublime’s late front-man Brad Nowell. Enjoy the video…

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Nov
27/17
Nov
27/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Sublime With Rome

Following the July 2015 release of Sublime with Rome‘s sophomore album, Sirens, Rome Ramirez told us in an interview that former Sublime drummer & DJ, Marshall ‘Ras MG’ Goodman, did a remix of his song “Gasoline.” When we noticed that the remix was never released, we reached out to SwR’s management who was gracious enough to allow us to give the track away for FREE! Read what Rome and Marshall both tell The Pier in how this remix came together… (more…)

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Nov
16/17
Vans Warped Tour Comes To An End

“I couldn’t wait for the summer and the warped tour…” Mark Hoppus’ words were the first thing that popped into mind when it was announced that the annual Vans Warped Tour would be coming to an end in 2018. (more…)

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Nov
02/17
Sublime’s 2017 Black Friday Record Store Day Release

It doesn’t feel like a Record Store Day celebration without Sublime’s inclusion. Such will be the case for Black Friday Record Store Day taking place Friday, Nov 24th, 2017 when Sublime releases a limited edition Picture Disc, exclusive to participating record stores. (more…)

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Nov
01/17
Video: Toko Tasi – Rockstar (Remix) ft. Ethan Tucker

Shot and directed by Michael Artega, here is the official music video for Toko Tasi‘s “Rockstar” (Remix)” ft. Ethan Tucker. The video pays tribute to the Sublime family and Long Beach community with additional footage shot in Ethan Tucker’s hometown of Olympia, WA. The video shows Tasi skating at the lighthouse which was at the same location where he was filmed skating in Sublime’s “What I Got” music video. Lots of shots were filmed in and around Long Beach that included local hang-outs of the late Bradley Nowell. Also included in the video is Miguel Happoldt, Ras-1 & Opie Ortiz of Long Beach Dub Allstars, Moi of Tomorrow’s Bad Seeds, Mic Dangerously of Zen Robbi, in addition to DJ Cutty Mcfly, and professional skateboarders Aaron Johnson (Ajax) & Julie Kindstrand. Read more about this release by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Oct
27/17
Beebs Releases New Single featuring Perro Bravo

A unique pairing took place when Beebs was announced to be in the studio with Perro Bravo. The result of that connection is seeing its fruition with the release of a new single by Beebs with “Lights Out,” produced by Miguel Happoldt and his band Perro Bravo. (more…)

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Oct
23/17
Bad Brains’ HR Documentary Released to Theaters

Often a common theme when musicians across multiple genres state their list of influential artists, Bad Brains have been a dominant force in music dating back to their inception in 1977. Undoubtedly the most iconic member from the DC Based hardcore-punk outfit is none other than lead vocalist and frontman Paul “HR” Hudson. It has recently been revealed that a documentary entitled “Finding Joseph I” has officially been released to detail and spotlight the career and life of HR. (more…)

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