Interviews & Features

Video Premiere: The Kaleidoscope Kid - "Watermelon Kisses"

Video Premiere: The Kaleidoscope Kid – “Watermelon Kisses”

Phoenix singer/songwriter The Kaleidoscope Kid has released the official music video for his single, "Watermelon Kisses." Taking listeners on a ...
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Who Is The Naughty Don?

Who Is The Naughty Don?

I first heard of The Naughty Don's existence in April of 2018 when Pepper's Kaleo Wassman invited me over for ...
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Interview: Pepper

Interview: Pepper

We placed a phone-call to Pepper guitarist/vocalist, Kaleo Wassman, where we spoke for about 45minutes discussing new Pepper music following ...
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Interview: Chali 2na

Interview: Chali 2na

Charles Stuart, better known as Chali 2na, is a Painter, MC Vocalist, and Photographer. He moved from the Southside of ...
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Interview: DENM

Interview: DENM

While currently residing in Huntington Beach, CA, DENM has called most of Southern CA home, having grown up in San ...
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Interview: Kumar

Interview: Kumar

Jamaican singer-songwriter, Kumar Bent, is the Grammy-nominated former lead singer of Raging Fyah. The Pier was able to sit down ...
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Interview: Kabaka Pyramid

Interview: Kabaka Pyramid

In late May 2018, Kabaka Pyramid dropped his triumphant debut album Kontraband, a joint release via Ghetto Youths International and ...
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Interview: KBong

Interview: KBong

Widely known by many across the reggae community, Kevin “KBong” Bong has been lighting up the stage with his always ...
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Interview: Incubus

Interview: Incubus

Based out of Calabasas, CA is alt. rock band Incubus who will be returning to southern, CA when they perform ...
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Interview: The Mighty Mighty BosstoneS

Interview: The Mighty Mighty BosstoneS

The Pier sat down with ska legends The Mighty Mighty BossToneS as front-man Dicky Barrett discussed their most recent album, ...
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Interview: Slightly Stoopid

Interview: Slightly Stoopid

Celebrating the release of their 9th studio album, Everyday Life, Everyday People, I had the chance to catch up with ...
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Australian Drummer Adding His Own Kick to Punk Classics

Australian Drummer Adding His Own Kick to Punk Classics

Newcastle, Australia is almost 8,000 miles from Southern California. A full 19 hour plane ride from the streets of Los ...
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