Video: Toko Tasi – Rockstar (Remix) ft. Ethan Tucker

Shot and directed by Michael Artega, here is the official music video for Toko Tasi‘s “Rockstar” (Remix)” ft. Ethan Tucker. The video pays tribute to the Sublime family and Long Beach community with additional footage shot in Ethan Tucker’s hometown of Olympia, WA. The video shows Tasi skating at the lighthouse which was at the same location where he was filmed skating in Sublime’s “What I Got” music video. Lots of shots were filmed in and around Long Beach that included local hang-outs of the late Bradley Nowell. Also included in the video is Miguel Happoldt, Ras-1 Opie Ortiz of Long Beach Dub Allstars, Moi of Tomorrow’s Bad Seeds, Mic Dangerously of Zen Robbi, in addition to DJ Cutty Mcfly, and professional skateboarders Aaron Johnson (Ajax) Julie Kindstrand. Read more about this release by clicking HERE! Enjoy the song and video…

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Jimmy Cliff Confirms ‘The Harder They Come’ Sequel

The 1972 cult classic film The Harder They Come, which starred a young Jimmy Cliff, is often credited with taking reggae music from the streets of Jamaica and introducing it to a global audience. Directed by the late Perry Henzell, The Harder They Come is considered one of the most influential films to ever come out of Jamaica. The-Harder-They-Come

The beloved movie soundtrack features hits from a handful of legendary musicians, including Cliff, Toots The Maytals, and Desmond Dekker.

The Pier recently caught up with Jimmy Cliff to discuss the rumors of a potential sequel.

“Yes! That is still on the table, very much on the front burner,” says Cliff. He continued, adding, “What I’ve learned, when you’re making a movie there are three things. 1 is the script, 2 is the script, and 3 is the script. It’s all about the script! Once you have the script everything else falls into place. So we’re all working on that, just waiting to see when we’re all happy. Everyone saying ‘Yes! This is it.’ Then we’ll go ahead. We thought we would have had something last winter, but everyone didn’t say ‘Yeah!’ to the script. But it’s very much on the front burner.”

In addition to hashing out plans for the sequel to The Harder They Come, Cliff has been preparing to release a new set of music, either in the form of an album or potentially a double-EP. Earlier this year he also put out a music video, shot in downtown Kingston, for his new single “Life.” 

Be sure to check back with The Pier for updated information regarding the film and the upcoming music. You can read our full interview with Jimmy Cliff HERE!

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Article By: Brian Winters

Jimmy Cliff – “The Harder They Come”

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MP3 Leak of the Week: Krooked Treez

There’s an album brewing in North Hollywood where Krooked Treez has been stashed away at 17 Hertz Studio creating a collaborative Reggae Hip Hop record titled Born Calizeans. With each new song they release there’s a music video and such is the case with their latest single, “Rise.” Grab the song for FREE on our homepage and see what the band has in store…

You can download Krooked Treez new song “Rise,” for FREE on our home page under the MP3 Leak of the Week on the right hand column! This Download will only be available until Saturday, Nov 4th, 2017.

Krooked Treez – “Rise” — Download HERE (on The Pier homepage)
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Krooked Treez “Rise” Background:

Krooked Treez have been honing in on their sound inside their own recording studio gearing up for the release of their sophomore album, Born Calizeans, due out early 2018. The group has been described as a Cypress Hill meets Collie Buddz or what I personally hear as something close to what was celebrated with Damian Marley Nas in Distant Relatives.

The group has released 3 singles from the upcoming album with “Militant Soldier” that features Karim Israel of Arise Roots, Sen Dog of Cypress Hill and Sid Wilson of Slipknot. Sid Wilson returns as a guest for the second released single, “Dr. Kevorkian,” as the group is also rumored to have guest appearances on other tracks by Steven Adler of Guns N Roses, Moi of Tomorrows Bad Seeds and the female artist Brevi, who is a standout on collabs with 50 Cent. More may be announced soon as more music is continuing to be finalized inside their studio.

With the latest single, “Rise,” the track was produced by Brian Vasquez and Krooked Treez vocalist BZ Bwai tells The Pier: “Its about opening your eyes from all the crazy things that’s happening in this world and rise above it all. Make a change. It’s for all the people struggling out there that need that extra push and motivation.”

While it’s too early too tell just how many songs will be on the upcoming Born Calizeans record, we do know that the group has plans to release 4 more singles with each one accompanied by a music video and they’re flying to Belize to shoot these videos. Brevi will be featured on 3 of the tracks and Moi of TBS will be featured on one.

Vocalist, O.Brown tells The Pier: “Bz Bwai and I are excited to go back to our roots in Belize. The name Krooked Treez comes from a small town in Belize called Crooked Tree where my great grandfather is from, the late Ivan Tillet. So we are flying to Belize in December to shoot more videos in the Great Blue Hole, San Pedro Island, Crooked Tree, Belize city, Mayan Ruins and Jungles. We are excited to bring director Sami Ansari who shot ‘So In Love with CA.’”

Stay tuned for more updates on new Krooked Treez music. In the meantime, you can own Krooked Treez music via iTunes by clicking HERE!

Watch: Krooked Treez – “Rise” (Remix)

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Krooked Treez Background:

Krooked Treez is a Southern, CA based Reggae Hip Hop group who released their first album Higher Place in 2013. The band is comprised of the B-Real produced and mentored Belizean emcee O.Brown, who performed with Cypress Hill for many years as their protégé, joining the band on many festivals, along with Belizian born and raised BZ Bwai, who brings his catchy riddims and international flavor to the scene. Together, the two create magic, with O.Brown’s hard knock life party-rocking lyricism and BZ Bwai’s harmonic soulful and smooth vocals. Guitarist and California original Bobby Zen is on bass; along with guitarist extraordinaire Josh Stoney Eye, who tighten the band with their rich sounds that are boasted with years of experience amongst its members.

Related Links:
Krooked Treez Website
Krooked Treez Facebook

Huge thanks again to Krooked Treez for allowing us to share new song “Rise” to post up for FREE download. Free music is a privilege that we’re grateful for and we appreciate the work these artists do! Please feel free to download this song for FREE and spread the awareness to your friends!
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Article By: Mike Patti
Photo By: Michael Azria

Watch: Krooked Treez – “Dr Kevorkian”

Watch: Krooked Treez – “Militant Soldier”

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Beebs Releases New Single featuring Perro Bravo

A unique pairing took place when Beebs was announced to be in the studio with Perro Bravo. The result of that connection is seeing its fruition with the release of a new single by Beebs with “Lights Out,” produced by Miguel Happoldt and his band Perro Bravo.

Miguel’s history with Sublime Long Beach Dub Allstars is well documented. Beebs is still early in her musical career and like Miguel, is known for serving a diverse plate of musical genres with her style of soul, ska, jazz, pop and flare. She fronted her own ska band, Beebs Her Money Makers where they released 5 albums over 7 years of touring before going solo last June with her debut 7-track EP release of Eye Shine.
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With her new song, “Lights Out,” Beebs happened to be in the studio while Miguel was finishing up a track that he had been working on with his band, Perro Bravo. What started out as a Perro Bravo song featuring Beebs soon turned into Miguel relinquishing the song to her with his band as the guest, making this a new song by Beebs produced by Miguel Happoldt Perro Bravo.

“Lights Out” is a conscious message about today’s society and how we treat crisis with inspiration coming from Beebs’ own experience during this seasons hurricanes that swooped through her home state of Florida. Beebs shares: “These are crazy times we live in. It is crucial to remember what is really important. Going through these last few hurricanes over on the east coast quickly put things back into perspective for me. I was fortunate to come home to a house and that all of my friends and family are safe. Others throughout Florida and the Caribbean did not fair as well.” Beebs continues on, sharing: “Despite the chaos and destruction, I have seen communities uplift each other. There is no class in tragedy. Just us. People. Help each other day to day. Disaster or no disaster. We all need each other now more than ever.”

As we echo Beebs sentiment, if you are looking to help Puerto Rico or The Virgin Islands, you can donate by clicking HERE! You can own Beebs new single “Lights Out” via iTunes or stream it via Spotify. Enjoy the song and video below.

Watch: Beebs – “Lights Out” (Feat. Perro Bravo)

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Article By: Mike Patti

Watch: Beebs – “Sometimes”

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Thunder Body Return With New Album ‘Solstice’

Thunder Body have returned from hiatus with a brand new album titled Solstice. The Rochester, NY natives dropped their third full-length release on October 13th, 2017 via Rootfire Cooperative. Solstice captures a crisp blend of roots and soul, balancing themes of universal experience and deep personal reflection.

Lead by Rachel Orke (keys) and Matt O’Brian (drums/vocals), Thunder Body is a talented 9-piece band with a wide net of musical influences tied together into a soulful, vintage reggae sound. Orke and O’Brian, who formerly performed with Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad, are joined by Jeremiah Pacheco (bass), Dennis Mariano (guitar/vocals), Brian Blatt (sound scientist), Benton Sillick (trumpet), Matt Seiber-Ford (tenor sax), and Abe Nouri (trombone). The Rochester-based group is a regional favorite that has contributed greatly to a thriving Upstate New York reggae scene.

Solstice was recorded in two separate studio sessions at More Sound in Syracuse, NY, alongside producer and former bandmate Jocko Randall. The first session was recorded before Orke and O’Brian gave birth to their son, while the second session took place after, with new inspiration and perspective. After the second session, the band entered a hiatus and the tracks sat dormant, until Thunder Body revisited the recordings and realized they had a full-album on their hands.

The entire album rings out smoothly, but album standouts include the tracks “Moonlight over Mendocino,” “Gong,” and “What’s Sweet About Lemons.” Solstice also features a song with Matt’s brother Chris O’Brian, who is the drummer for GPGDS. The track, titled “Elliot’s Song,” discusses the birth of Chris’ own son.

The artwork for the album was illustrated and designed by local Rochester artist Justyn Lannucci. Lannucci explains the creative process noting, “Matt and I were vibing off of some older psychedelic novel covers. And we were trying to let the viewer come up with their own interpretations of the charged symbols. The figures on the bottom of the image may or may not be the band.”

Thunder Body’s new album Solstice is available now using the purchase link below. The group is in process of putting together tour dates, so stayed tuned for updates. 

Thunder Body – Solstice Track List:
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1.) Solstice
2.) What’s Sweet About Lemons
3.) Jasper Sage
4.) Moonlight Over Mendocino
5.) In The Night
6.) Trainyards
7.) Gong
8.) Secrets of the Senzae
9.) Worried Woman
10.) Elliot’s Song

Watch: THUNDER BODY – “Trainyards”

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Solstice Purchase Link
Thunder Body Official Website
Thunder Body Facebook

Article By: Brian Winters

Watch: Thunder Body – “Trainyard”

Listen: Thunder Body – “Radio Active”

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Pepper Releases New Single “Good Thing Going” ft. Slightly Stoopid

It’s hard to believe that in all of the songs and albums put out between Pepper and Slightly Stoopid, respectively, that not once has it come about them actually recording a song together; Even after double digit tours dating back to the early 2000’s! Well that has changed now that Pepper’s new single “Good Thing Going” features Miles Doughty of Slightly Stoopid!
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It was announced in a recent interview with drummer, Yesod Williams, when he shared with The Pier: “I’m more than happy to say that our brother, Miles (Doughty) from Slightly Stoopid will have a whole verse on ‘Good Thing Going.’ Me and the boys were talking one day, months ago, about new music and it dawned on us, we’d never done a collaboration with Stoopid, AKA the first band/people we met when we moved to San Diego from Kona on May 12, 1999!”

[Related: Interview: Yesod Williams of Pepper]

“Good Thing Going” is a version the band adapted from an old reggae artist they love in Sugar Minott. Miles was able to track his verse with the help of his engineer James Wisner, aka J-Wiz, amid Stoopid’s Sounds of Summer Tour. “Kaleo had a demo version of the cover he had worked up at home,” Yesod shares. “So we literally texted Miles on the spot and that was that! Extra big shout out to Miles and J-Wiz for pulling the verse together while prepping and being on the ‘Sounds of Summer’ tour!”

The song will be the first taste of new music following Pepper’s 2016 release of Ohana. This will also be the first time Pepper has had a guest feature on a song since the late, great Josh Fischel of Bargain Music guested on “Stormtrooper” from the 2002 release of Kona Town.

You can pick up “Good Thing Going” on iTunes by clicking HERE!

Watch: Pepper – “Good Thing Going” (ft. Slightly Stoopid)

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Pepper Facebook
Slightly Stoopid Website
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Article By: Mike Patti

Listen: Sugar Minott – “Good Thing”

Listen: Pepper – “Stormtroopers” (feat. Josh Fischel of Bargain Music)

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311 Reveal ‘Beautiful Disaster Imperial IPA’

Just a few months removed from making their 311 Amber Ale widely available for all to enjoy via Luekens Liquors, 311 recently announced that they will be releasing their follow-up effort in November in the form of an IPA. Once again teaming with Rock Brothers Brewing in Tampa, FL., the band has announced that the brand new, “Beautiful Disaster Imperial IPA” will soon be hitting the shelves!
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311’s debut beer release 311 Amber Ale was a long-time coming, having been brainstormed upon for years dating back well before its release in 2015. Rock Brothers Brewing proved to be an important catalyst to bringing the idea to life, as they were able to come along “with an authentic model that made it possible for the band to make the beer they wanted.” The beer featured a golden-amber pour with caramel and malt accents, paired with a forest-like aroma and a clean finish.

[Related: Review – 311 Amber Ale Beer]

Much to the delight of 311’s fans and beer enthusiasts alike, enter the fresh, new Beautiful Disaster Imperial IPA which will debut November 3! In describing the flavor that can be expected for the IPA, the band released an update to help their soon-to-be-drinkers get a feel for what’s to come:
“We started with a base malt that imparts a subtle nutty flavor and combined it with others that add a malty sweetness and clean finish. We used Mosaic hops for aroma and flavor, combined with the right amount of bittering hops to give it a little bite. Kumquats provide the unique citrus flavor, a touch of tartness and that beautiful orange color.”

Mosaic hops – how fitting! Those who indulge in this mighty fine beverage can expect high volume with ABV clocking in at 11.3%. This will be a limited edition beer, only available in bomber bottles of 750mL. Tentative dates for online orders are slated to begin in early January — check back at The Pier soon for a review of the new release, and follow the link for the official website for Beautiful Disaster Imperial IPA by clicking HERE!

311 Fall Tour, Beer Release New Year’s Eve Show

In addition to the announcement of their next beer release, 311 is getting ready to hit the road for 19 shows this Fall with a run of dates from October 7 – November 4. The band notated that the tour will be focused on cities that are “less frequented” from 311.

Depending on the venue, supporting acts on the tour will include Rebelution, Pepper, Roots of a Rebellion, RDGLDGRN and more. Surrounding the release of their Beautiful Disaster Imperial IPA, 311 will also play a special release show on November 4 right down the road from Rock Brothers Brewing in Tampa at The Cuban with support from The Supervillains and Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe.

Trying to make plans for ringing in 2018?
311 has you covered there as well, having just announced a special New Year’s Eve 2018 show to be performed at The Marquee Theater in Tempe, AZ. Special guests on hand will include the return of the Phunk Junkeez (who are set to release a new album), The Original Wailers, Black Bottom Lighters and DJ Soulman. Tickets go on sale to the general public September 29 – they are expected to go fast so be ready if you are trying to make moves — Find their upcoming tour dates by clicking HERE!

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311 Website
311 Facebook
Rock Brothers Brewing
Luekens Liquors

Article By: Brian Glaser

Watch: 311 – “Beautiful Disaster”

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MP3 Leak of the Week: Angela Hunte

Angela Hunte, a recent collaborator with Slightly Stoopid on the song “One Bright Day”, made her mark writing producing some of today’s biggest hits for Jay-Z Alicia Keys as well as Britney Spears. “R.A.W.” is Angela’s debut release of her own music that dropped 9/22/17 and we’re featuring “In Da Mornin” for FREE….

You can download Angela Hunte’s song “In Da Mornin,” for FREE on our home page under the MP3 Leak of the Week on the right hand column! This Download will only be available until Saturday, Sept 30th, 2017.

Angela Hunte – “In Da Mornin” — Download HERE (on The Pier homepage)
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Angela Hunte’s “In Da Mornin” Background:

It’s hard to believe that R.A.W. is Angela Hunte’s first release of her own music. She’s been producing and collaborating on music for decades and it’s nice to get an intimate peak at an artist who has seen success in her work with Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg to Britney Spears, Amy Winehouse to reggae-rocks beloved Slightly Stoopid.

Her debut EP features 8 songs with vocal guest appearances by Tarrus Riley, Taranchyla Brooklyn Rose. Hunte’s longtime musical partner DJ Buddha handles the majority of production, with assists from Jerry Wonda (The Fugees, Santana), Dready (Busta Rhymes, Vybz Kartel), house DJ Gregor Saito and reggaeton producer Nesty

“For me, ‘raw’ is starting over,” Hunte says of the title, which is short for “Reasons and Words.” “I am putting skin back on layer by layer that I have had to shed. I feel like I peeled off these layers of bitterness and let it go with this project.”

Despite Hunte’s background in hip-hop, pop, soca, among many other styles, the steady constant of R.A.W. is saoked in reggae over very smooth tones and soulful deliveries.

When Slightly Stoopid producer engineer James Wisner contacted us about this release, one of the first songs that stood out to us was track 3 with “In Da Mornin.” The song is a reggae riddim with a fun intro around bouncing vocals that ends up being the repeated chorus throughout the track.

When discussing the song here’s what Angela Hunte told The Pier: “In Da Mornin’” is about a moment. The ‘morning after’ is always a time when two people can share a brief moment alone. Whether it’s reflecting on the night before or making that decision to stay or go, the mornings always bring light into any situation. The production is so flawless to me. It has a great balance of culture and mainstream sounds.”

You can purchase Angela Hunte’s debut EP, R.A.W. by clicking HERE!

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Angela Hunte Background:

Angela Hunte, the Brooklyn-born, Trinidad-raised artist began her recording career in the ‘90s, as a member of 7669, a Motown Records girl group whose style could be described as TLC or Salt N Pepa by way of Bone Thugs and Onyx. Following their sole album, 7669 East from a Bad Block, she learned the art of songwriting in the studio with iconic hip-hop producers Easy Mo Bee (best known for his work with the Notorious B.I.G.) and Salaam Remi, who would later bring Hunte into the studio with Amy Winehouse and Nas. Remember those “little kids” singing on Nas’ “I Can” (from 2002’s God’s Son)? Those were all Angela Hunte, putting her uniquely-pitched, high-register vocals to creative use.

The capstone of her writing career came in 2009 when her song “Empire State of Mind” was recorded by Jay-Z and Alicia Keys. The track, which Hunte also co-produced with Al Shux, became the first ever No. 1 for Jay-Z, spending five weeks atop the Billboard Hot 100, and winning multiple awards at the 2011 Grammys. “Empire State of Mind” now sits next to Frank Sinatra’s “New York, New York” among the most iconic NYC anthems, having soundtracked storied championships by the New York Yankees and Giants. It’s still the only pop No. 1 in Jay’s illustrious career.

Working with Diddy and Jay-Z brought things full circle for Angela, both of whom she knew during her youth in Brooklyn. When Jay-Z mentions 560 State Street on “Empire State Of Mind,” he’s referencing the apartment building where he and Hunte resided in the 1990s.

When Major Lazer were tapped to create a reggae soundtrack for Snoop Dogg’s transformation into “Snoop Lion,” Diplo recruited Hunte to join a team of songwriters and producers working in Jamaica. She wrote seven of the twelve songs on 2013’s Reincarnated, appearing as a featured vocalist on lead single “Here Comes the King,” among other tunes. An appearance in Vice’s documentary on the project enhanced her visibility, leading to further reggae work with acts such as Gyptian and Slightly Stoopid.

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Related Links:
Angela Hunte Website
Angela Hunte Facebook

Huge thanks again to Angela Hunte for allowing us to share her new song “In Da Mornin” to post up for FREE download. Free music is a privilege that we’re grateful for and we appreciate the work these artists do! Please feel free to download this song for FREE and spread the awareness to your friends!
Enjoy the FREE track on the homepage!

Article By: Mike Patti

Watch: Jay Z – “Empire Sate of Mind” (feat. Angela Hunte)

Listen: Slightly Stoopid – “One Bright Day” (feat. Angela Hunte)

Watch: Snoop Lion – “Here Comes The King” (feat. Angela Hunte)

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Josh Fischel’s ‘Music Tastes Good’ Fest. Enters Year 2

Just four days after Josh Fischel put on his first festival, Music Tastes Good, he passed away on Sept 29th, 2016; he was 47-years-old. He did what felt unreachable in bringing the entire Long Beach community together over an event that, in its inaugural year, required 4 stages shutting down 8-9 blocks of downtown over 3 days. 1 Year later, Josh’s spirit is abundant in Music Taste Goods second year.

The second year will be a 2-day music, food and art festival taking place on Sept 30th – Oct. 1st at Downtown Long Beach’s beautiful waterfront Marina Green Park with influential alt-rock trailblazers, (and one of Josh’s favorite bands) Ween and Sleater-Kinney headlining Saturday and Sunday, respectively. In addition to music and art, there will be ‘The Taste Tent’ featuring award-winning chefs from Long Beach/New Orleans. This is a festival unique to Long Beach representing the cultural melting pot of music, art and food.
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[Related: Interview – Josh Fischel]

Josh was a 6 foot 4 troubadour who could barely play guitar, but he could sing with vocals that roared, triggering both chills and tears. Moving from New York to Long beach, CA in the mid-late ’90’s, Josh started out following Sublime on tour, documenting them as a Filmer which lead to him directing, as of this writing, Sublime’s lone documentary with Stories, Tales, Lies Exaggerations in 1998. That same year, he formed a band called Bargain Music and until 2005 they released multiple albums and toured, performing everything from reggae-rock to folk psychedelic rock, bluegrass, to well, it would probably be easier for me to list what they didn’t play.

In 2005 he formed a group called The Fiction that continued to experiment across multiple musical backdrops as Josh loved to conceptualize without boundaries. As the years went on, Josh began hosting Riotstage at various venues in Long Beach in what he described as: “this odd amalgamation of different art styles. From performance art to almost theatrical kind of stuff to rock roll, all kind of mixed together… We’ve done it at a bunch of different places. Some outdoors, existing theaters and it’s always a big group of people.”

In detailing the inaugural year of the festival, Josh Fischel was building something he wanted to live on that would have a positive impact on the community. In our final interview with Josh, he explains: “I wanted it to be a multi-day festival. I also thought that we have to get people in town use to it. Because what we are doing is not something the city is use to. We have seen some resistance and we hope to prove that we are responsible and that this is a really great thing that, eventually, will just be a part of the fabric of the city.”

The Pier plans to be in attendance for this years festival and we hope you’ll join us in celebrating an event that, along with Josh’s discography of music, will continue to breathe life into his spirit. To pick up your tickets or for more information on Music Taste Good Festival, click HERE! — If you go, they’ll have Josh Fischel pin’s at the festival merch booth!

Watch: Music Taste Good 2017 Line-up Announcement:

Related Links:
Music Taste Good Website
Music Taste Good Facebook
Bargain Music iTunes

Article By: Mike Patti
Photo By: David Norris

Watch: Josh Fischel – “Get Out” (Live Acoustic Sublime Cover)

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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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