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More Rockers

Wednesday, September 30th, 2015

More Rockers agree a deal today for Bristol Archive to rerelease their entire catalogue in physical and digital formats in 2016.
The three albums:
1. Dub Plate Selection Volume One (1995)
2. Selection Two (1998)
3. Selection Three ‘Tried and Tested’ (Previously only available in Japan) (2004)
There will also be a singles and dubplate album with previously unreleased material.
Bass Culture Bristol Style – BOOM!
More news soon

Smith & Mighty – The Wire

Friday, February 17th, 2012
Listen to selections from the Office Ambience for our March 2011 issue.
Sun Araw & M Geddes Gengras meet The Congos
Icon Give Thank
(RVNG Intl)

Oren Ambarchi
Audience Of One

Giant Single: The Profile Records Rap Anthology
(Sony Legacy)

Pareidolia I

Smith & Mighty
The Three Stripe Collection 1985–1990
(Bristol Archive)

John Zorn
Mount Analogue

Mark Ernestus presents Jeri-Jeri with Mbene Diatta Seck
Mbeuguel Dafa Nekh

Robert Turman
(Spectrum Spools)

Erland Dahlen
Rolling Bomber


Daniel Menche
Wind Recordings Collection Mix 2010–2011
(via Soundcloud)

My Machines

(Nuclear Blast)

Damir Avdić
Mein Kapital
(via Bandcamp)

Junko & Masayoshi Urabe
Swing Low, Sweet Silence

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Smith & Mighty

Saturday, September 24th, 2011

We are thrilled to confirm that the legendary Bristol group Smith & Mighty have joined the Archive.

We will release an album of the entire 3Stripe Records catalogue in the spring Double LP and CD

Can’t wait!