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January 2015 Album Releases

Tuesday, 27 January 2015 12:10

January 2015 Album Releases

Welcome to another volume of The Pier’s monthly album releases update. Featuring any release new-to-market that our readers will enjoy, included is all you’ll need to know about brand new releases, re-releases, new-to-vinyl releases & more. Let’s take a look at the 12 new releases for January 2015

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Updated Album Reviews

Monday, 26 January 2015 12:10

Updated Album Reviews

We have 3 new Album Reviews to start off the new year with TONS more on the way! But first, lets take a look at our review & star ratings for new releases by The Expendables, Street Pharmacy and Resinated

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Video: John Butler Trio – “Happy” (Cover)

Sunday, 25 January 2015 08:45

Video: John Butler Trio – “Happy” (Cover)

We came across this video on Youtube and had to share. John Butler Trio covers Pharrel Williams hit single “Happy” in a stripped down setting and they completely make the song their own. One of the more talented groups in music today and we’re honored to have them apart of The Pier’s Live Acoustic Series. They’ll be performing at Cali-Roots festival in May as this is a group that should be well embraced by the reggae-rock community. Enjoy the cover & video…

MP3 Leak of the Week: Street Pharmacy

Sunday, 25 January 2015 07:53

MP3 Leak of the Week: Street Pharmacy

On January 13th, Canada’s Street Pharmacy released their sixth full-length album with Pharmanomics. We’re giving away the second track off the new release with “Settled Down” on our homepage for FREE, this week only. Let’s read more about their sound, new album, song & music video…

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Spiritual Rez 2015 Spring Tour

Sunday, 25 January 2015 07:41

Spiritual Rez 2015 Spring Tour

I’m really excited for the west coast to have the opportunity to see Boston’s own Spiritual Rez. They’re Reggae, Funk, Rock, Ska, Jam and they perform it with a lot of energy. They’ll have the Feb 15th, 2014 album release of Apocalypse Whenever available for sale & performing a lot of the 14 track record live.

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Special Features


Interview: E.N Young
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2015 Most Anticipated Albums
2015 Most Anticipated Albums

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The Pier’s Live Acoustic Series: John Butler Trio
The Pier’s Live Acoustic Series: John Butler Trio

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The 2014 Pier Awards
The 2014 Pier Awards

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Reviews

Review: Rancid – …Honor Is All We Know
Review: Rancid – …Honor Is All We Know
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Review: Resinated – Smoke Signals
Review: Resinated – Smoke Signals
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Review: Street Pharmacy – Pharmanomics
Review: Street Pharmacy – Pharmanomics
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Review: The Beautiful Girls – Dancehall Days
Review: The Beautiful Girls – Dancehall Days
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Album Releases

Dec 23rd 2014
Ghetto Youths Intl.
-Set Up Shop Vol. 2

Jan 13th 2015
The Expendables
-Sand In The Sky
Marlon Asher
-Illusions
Mystic Revealers
-Crucial Cuts
Street Pharmacy
-Pharmanonics

Jan 20th 2014
E.N Young
-Live Love Stay Up
Rebelution
-Count Me In Remixes EP

Jan 27th 2015
New Kingston
-Kingston City
Goldfinger
-Goldfinger [Vinyl Release]

Feb 3rd 2015
Bob Marley and The Wailers
-Easy Skanking in Boston '78

Feb 10th 2015
The Lions
-Soul Riot
Resinated
-Smoke Signals

Feb 20th 2015
Riotmaker
-Welcome to CaLiRock

March 9th 2015
The Skints
-Untitled - TBD

May 5th 2015
Fortunate Youth
-Don't Think Twice
Perro Bravo
-Compromised CA (There’s a Pussy Riot Goin’ On)

Future Album Releases TBA
Stephen Marley
-Revelation Pt 2: The Fruit Of Life
Rootz Underground
-Return of the Righteous Vol 1
Mishka
-Roots Fidelity
Seedless
-The Orange Album
Protoje
-Ancient Future