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Full details revealed for Bristol Reggae Explosion Live CD/DVD

Bristol Archive Records is set to release ‘The Bristol Reggae Explosion Live 2012’ on 3 June with all profits donated to the St. Paul’s Carnival (6 July).

The 17-track CD and 11-track DVD, which will also be available as digital downloads, feature performances from various artists from the Bristol reggae scene.


Bristol Reggae Explosion 3 hits the shelves

Bristol Archive Records has released the third instalment in a series of classic reggae from the city, entitled Bristol Reggae Explosion 3 – The 80’s Part 2.

The 15-track album, of which 11 are previously unreleased, is arguably the strongest of the three-part collection and has a strong leaning towards the roots side of reggae.


Bristol reggae band COOL RUNNINGS’ debut album finally gets released

Bristol Archive Records will shortly release the long-overdue self-titled debut album from Westcountry reggae band COOL RUNNINGS.

In spite of never releasing an album, the lovers rock-leaning group was one of Bristol's longest lasting reggae bands with a career that spanned 12 years throughout the 1980s.

Twelve inch single “Robin Hoods Of The Ghetto” was their solitary release, however, the band regularly gigged and recorded material throughout their career.