Mike Pinto’s “Truth Serum” Tour!

Fresh off his Live Artist of the Year nomination, The Mike Pinto Band is back on tour, The Truth Serum Tour that is which was aptly named after the group checked out an uber-interesting documentary on absinthe! Starting at Winston’s in Ocean Beach with a two-set show on Jan 20th,

77 Jefferson New Album & EP!

Kansas City’s favorite reggae band 77 Jefferson is on the brink of releasing a full-length album in the early months of 2012 titled “Truth and Love”. However, the wait was too unforgiving for the five members and they are set to release a preemptive EP titled Keep On Moving on December 27th.

Lifetime Achievement Award: FISHBONE

This past year, one of the most legendary bands to ever hit the musical stage turned twenty-five years old. Fishbone put the alternative in alternative music. Back in 1979, and the early 80s, no one performed quite like Fishbone. Countless bands have been influenced by the stage diving antics, head-thumping bass grooves, timeless music videos, [...]

Review: Tommy Dubs – Manana Del Sol

Tommy Dubs - Manana Del Sol Track Listing: 1.) AEIOU 2.) Revenge of the Knob Twisters 3.) Break Me Down 4.) She's a Runaround (Feat. Horace Martin) 5.) Bolivar 6.) Take It or Leave It (DUB) 7.) We Will Walk 8.) Wont Be Coming Home (Demo) The Pier Album Rating: Release Date: December 27th, 2011 [...]

MP3 Leak of the Week: Zen Robbi

From the streets of Long Beach, Zen Robbi is helping The Pier celebrate the Holidays & wrap up 2011 by giving away a brand new song off their new album “Lovely In The Middle” that drops on January 3rd 2012. The FREE song, “Dance With Me”, is this week’s FREE MP3 & will be available […]

Video: Bedouin Soundclash & The Cougars – X/mas Feeling Ska

In the spirit of the season, Bedouin Soundclash and The Cougars deliver the happy feeling that lucky children get when Santa Claus is bringing their toys. We at The Pier hope everyone has a Happy Holidays. Thank you for all of your continued support. Enjoy the video…

Tribal Seeds New Single & Tour

Tribal Seeds and Fortunate Youth have been brewing up some new music in 2011 with new single releases from both bands. San Diego based Tribal Seeds dropped new single “Run The Show” on December 20 displaying their awesome capabilities for

Authority Zero’s New Album & DVD

Rebelution is not the only big-name artist releasing multiple albums after the New Yea, Arizona’s own Authority Zero is set to release a double album titled “Less Rhythm, More Booze”. The double album will feature 18 live songs and