Interviews & Features

Ranked: Slightly Stoopid's Best Albums

Ranked: Slightly Stoopid’s Best Albums

Ranking SLIGHTLY STOOPID Albums--an impossible task, can it be done?  The Pier's own Kelly Graham takes a stab at it. As ...
APRIL COVER STORY: Jakob Nowell's Full Circle, Part 1

APRIL COVER STORY: Jakob Nowell’s Full Circle, Part 1

Jakob Nowell opens up about joining Sublime, the responsibility of continuing his father's legacy, and navigating the complex emotions that ...
Video Premiere: "HOOKED" by Makua Rothman

Video Premiere: “HOOKED” by Makua Rothman

WSL WORLD CHAMPION SURFER MAKUA ROTHMAN DROPS VIDEO FOR SUMMER BOP FT. SISTER NANCY’S “BAM BAM” “Whatever you do in ...
Extreme Soundtracks Vol. 5: Nitro Circus' Beaver Fleming

Extreme Soundtracks Vol. 5: Nitro Circus’ Beaver Fleming

Extreme Soundtracks is a column profiling professional extreme sports athletes and the role music has played in their life. Created ...
Sublime Steals the Show at Coachella

Sublime Steals the Show at Coachella

Chills. Goosebumps. Tears. Fan reactions to Jakob Nowell taking the stage with Sublime, the band his dad, the late, great ...
ENTER THE CASTLE album cover Jakobs Castle

Jakob Nowell Releases Debut Solo Album with Jakobs Castle – ‘ENTER: THE CASTLE’

On the cusp of his Coachella Performance with Sublime, Jakob Nowell unveils the debut record from his eclectic solo project, ...
Stick Figure Added to Friday Night Lineup of California Roots Music And Arts Festival

Stick Figure Added to Friday Night Lineup of California Roots Music And Arts Festival

As the countdown begins for the long-loved California Roots Music and Arts Festival, festival organizers Good Vibez Presents have added ...
Piper Street Sound ft. Andy Bassford Announces New Remix EP Black Eyed Dub

Piper Street Sound ft. Andy Bassford Announces New Remix EP Black Eyed Dub

Piper Street Sound, the Atlanta based producer aka Matt Mansfield, has revisited his 2021 release Black Eyed Peace with a remix EP aptly named Black ...
Where Everybody Knows Your Name: Miles Doughty Buys Famed Ocean Beach Bar and Venue

Where Everybody Knows Your Name: Miles Doughty Buys Famed Ocean Beach Bar and Venue

Slightly Stoopid co-founder and Ocean Beach native Miles Doughty has taken over ownership of Newport Avenue pillar, The Harp, along ...
Pre-Game Coachella with Jakobs Castle & Save Ferris

Pre-Game Coachella with Jakobs Castle & Save Ferris

ALT 101.5 Presents: Coachella Pre-Party at The Palm Springs Surf Club featuring a live performance by Jakobs Castle and Save ...
Kyle Smith Gave Away 1,200 Tee Shirts Yesterday

Kyle Smith Gave Away 1,200 Tee Shirts Yesterday

Kyle Smith is known for doing things a little differently. He's unsigned, unmanaged, uncensored on social media, and unapologetically himself ...
What's in The Bag? With Logan Rex of Artikal Sound System

What’s in The Bag? With Logan Rex of Artikal Sound System

We're back in the trailer with Logan Rex of Artikal Sound System as she empties her purse and shows us ...
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