Welcome to the collected Musical Archives. This site contains the following sections:

Clippings Archives  (7201 clippings, most recent addition 2017-07-17 19:07)
Here, you can find scanned articles on your favourite artist(s). Simply find your artist on the alphabetical list, click on the name and a new page will open with an overview of articles to download. By clicking on the article, it will allow you to save the file to your computer. It couldn’t be easier. If you want to be kept up-to-date regarding new additions, please fill in a short list and you will receive a message whenever new articles on your favourite artist(s) have been added to the site.

Artists Connected  (37679 connections, most recent addition 2017-11-18 07:41)
In this section, you will find remarkable collaborations, unexpected meetings and other ways artists have been connected with each other in the past.

Personal Encounters  (10440 encounters, most recent addition 2017-11-22 08:53)
In this section, you can share with us any personal meetings you had with your favourite artist. A description of what happened, where it was and when it took place. Also, you can upload the actual proof of your encounter and rate your experience.

Tape Trading  (4 entries, most recent addition 2017-10-23 02:48)
This section has been set up for those who are looking for that special live recording, outtake or demo version. Here you can publish your list of artists or recordings that you are after and recordings that you have available for trading.
Note: This is for trading/swapping only. No money should be involved. Ads that suggest financial gain will be removed.

Who Knows  (2 questions, most recent addition 2017-06-18 17:10)
Who knows who played bass on that Sparks 'Barbecutie' demo?? Ask everything (music related) you always wanted to know and trust on the wisdom of the visitors of this website!


All clippings on this website are, to our knowledge, free of copyright or have been released for re-publication. In the case that you encounter a clipping that you are the copyright-holder of, please let us know by email.

MusicArchives does not own, or claim to own, any of the previously published magazine articles or photographs. It is provided here for archival purposes and viewing pleasure and has limited or no commercial value to the rights holders.

The content is still owned by the original publisher, or current copyright holder, or original author, and is used where possible by permission.

Some of the publishing magazines do still exist and have websites. Please visit those to stay updated with their publications. We have provided links of the active magazines that we are aware of, which can be accessed through their logos.

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Website idea, concept, clippings and data provided by R.S.
Technical realisation: C. van Breukelen ICT Consultancy, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.