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The Pier review
16.05.17

To say Passafire had big shoes to fill and heightened expectations from their fans in follow-up to their release of Vines in 2013 would be an understatement. With each release...

The Pier review
09.11.16

Once a Sublime tribute band always a Sublime tribute band, right? Not so fast.Audiodub does a great job of avoiding repetitive up-skank rhythms and instead focusing on...

The Pier review
09.11.16

With a new lineup and sound, the Seedless of old is a distant memory. Now with Matthew Liufau at the helm, The Orange Album sounds like the work of a completely different band. So...

The Pier review
26.01.15

Oh Canada, thank you for this album. While many bands have adopted an alternative/hip-hop sound, a la Beastie Boys or Linkin Park, few successfully maintain this multi-genre sound...

The Pier review
05.08.14

From the opening of Space Echo Beach Scene I was immediately captivated by the distinct song-writing and playing style of this Canadian Quintet. Giraffe Aftermath can play & they...

The Pier review
29.07.13

This is an easy album to like & commit to, plus it’s only nine songs which is one of my favorite things about this album. A lot of bands are releasing new music this year with 15...

The Pier review
13.05.13

Hybrid is the true definition of Relentless. Thrive is able to put together an album that has a very adaptive rhythm and blues element, mixed in with a classical reggae vibe that...

The Pier review
22.10.11

“Start From Scratch is sounding like album of the year. I was really impressed.”“Hearing Dimming Sky made my day so much better. Definitely gonna be up for Album of The Year...