Tuesday Sep 19

Archive for the ‘Daily News’ Category

Sep
19/17
Video: Jaya The Cat – Sweet Eurotrash

Jaya The Cat is a Dutch/American reggae/ska/punk rock band originating from Boston, MA, currently based in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. They’ve been around since 1998 and have released 6 studio albums with their 7th set for a Nov. 17th release with A Good Day For The Damned via Bomber Music. The band has recently released a new music video for their single “Sweet Eurotrash.” The song is as the title indicates as inspired by a night full of shenanigans that could come from partying in their current hometown of Amsterdam. You can pre-order Jaya The Cat’s new album by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Sep
19/17
Updated Exclusive Interviews

Be sure to catch up on our latest Q&A Interviews as we’ve recently published interviews with 311, The Skints, Jimmy Cliff, Yesod Williams of Pepper and David Foral of Dirty Heads. See what each group had to say collectively discussing new music, life and offering up some artistic perspective… (more…)

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Sep
17/17
Macka B to Release New Album ‘Health Is Wealth’

British reggae artist & dancehall toaster, Macka B, is gearing up for the Sept. 29th release of his upcoming studio album, Health Is Wealth via VP Records. The album features tracks produced in Jamaica, Germany & Japan alongside recordings made in Macka’s Black Country heartland as well as the London studios of Mafia & Fluxy & Stingray. (more…)

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Sep
17/17
Dispatch Announce First Ever ‘Acoustic Tour’

Still reeling from the release of their sixth full-length studio album America, Location 12, Dispatch has officially announced their first ever acoustic tour – slated for 18 dates late in the Fall. (more…)

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Sep
17/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: No Kings

Based out of Ocean Beach, CA, I met No Kings by accident at Alesmith Brewing for Sublime’s Mexican Lager release party. I was given a CD by vocalist Matt Cook and then about a month later, Jeff Smith of Long Beach Records is suggesting them for a feature. So here we are with a free MP3 give-away… (more…)

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Sep
03/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Spiritual

Our friends over at VP Records contacted us about one of their artists, Spiritual, who just moved to Redondo Beach, CA from his hometown of Kingston, Jamaica. They suggested we check out his February debut album release of Awakening to which we were excited to feature his single, “Stand Up To Rasta!” (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
31/17
Sammy J & Anuhea Announce ‘Mixed Feelings’ Fall Tour

New Zealand reggae, soul singer and songwriter, Sammy Johnson (a.k.a. Sammy J) has announced his Fall headlining Mixed Feelings tour where he will have special guest and Maui native, Anuhea. (more…)

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Aug
31/17
Pepper Releases Marijuana Strain: ‘Hawaiian Pepper’

When Pepper isn’t releasing new music, touring the country or managing their label with Law Records, they’re blasting their own strain of marijuana known as Hawaiian Pepper. Okay, well maybe they’re blasting it while also releasing music, touring & running the label — Here’s what the band had to say… (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
28/17
Iration Reveals New Single, Announces ‘The Intergalactic Tour’

The Santa Barbara, CA based ensemble, Iration, dropped a new track “Fly with Me” back in May, and released another new single “Borderlines,” August 11. Pair that with a fall tour announcement alongside Fortunate Youth and Through the Roots, and there is plenty of reason for excitement. (more…)

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Aug
27/17
MP3 Leak of the Week: Fireside Prophets

Out of Boca Raton, FL is reggae-rock group Fireside Prophets who are promoting the release of their new single, “Summa Love.” The track is their South Florida summertime anthem as they invite you to hear what their summertime is all about. Grab the track on the homepage & see what the band had to say… (more…)

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Aug
25/17
Video: The Simpkin Project – “Hustling” (Live-Acoustic)

Gearing up for the Sept. 29th release of their new studio album, Beam of Light, Huntington Beach, CA’s The Simpkin Project have a released a live-acoustic video of the albums first song, “Hustling.” The album, coming out on VP Records’ Dub Rockers imprint, includes 12 total tracks and has been one of our Most Anticipated Albums the last few years so we’re excited to finally see a release date we can salivate towards! You can pre-order the album by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Aug
24/17
Slightly Stoopid’s “One Bright Day” Video Art Raises Over $20k

Ocean Beach, CA reggae-rock mainstays Slightly Stoopid brought several stills to life in their music video for “One Bright Day” from 2015’s Meanwhile…Back At The Lab. The original art from the music video has been auctioned with proceeds supporting The Global BrightLight Foundation, raising more than $20-thousand. (more…)

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Aug
23/17
Pepper’s Yesod Williams Hosts Podcast: ‘Disposable Heroes’

Pepper drummer Yesod Williams has started his own Podcast show titled Disposable Heroes that features various drummers from various bands as guests who not only talk about drumming, but everything else music and life related. Yesod caught up with The Pier to tell us a bit about the show. (more…)

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