In Conversation

Smith & Mighty

Episode Summary

This week on In Conversation we travel back to 1999 to hear an interview with trip-hop pioneers, Smith & Mighty. During their interview with Mark McNeill, they share stories from Bristol (not the one in Texas), and the 90s music scene that saw the rise of bands like Portishead and Massive Attack. We hope you can tune in for this raw, funny, and energizing episode.

Episode Notes

Smith & Mighty In Conversation with Mark McNeill

This week on In Conversation we travel back to 1999 to hear an interview with trip-hop pioneers, Smith & Mighty. During their interview with Mark McNeill, they share stories from Bristol (not the one in Texas), and the 90s music scene that saw the rise of bands like Portishead and Massive Attack. We hope you can tune in for this raw, funny, and energizing episode.

At the time this interview was recorded, Smith & Mighty consisted of Rob Smith, Ray Mighty and Peter Rose. They had been DJing together since 1985, and had eventually started the label Three Stripe Records. In 1999, they were supporting their second full-length album, Big World Small World, released on !K7. They had also produced records for Massive Attack and Fresh Four.

In Conversation is produced by dublab. Sound editing and music are by Matteah Baim. Due to rights reasons music from the original broadcast has been removed. To hear more, please visit dublab.com.