208 Records

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208 Records
Founded 1996
Founder Robert Kennedy
Distributor(s) 208 Records
Genre Various
Country of origin England
Official website http://www.208records.co.uk/

208 Records is an English independent record label based in Wiltshire, England. The record label that emerged during a fertile generation of European independents in the early 1980s along with peers like Factory, Mute, Rough Trade and 4AD.[citation needed] The label later broadened its musical horizon with releases by artists including The Deccas, The Master Colony,[1][2][3][4] Simon Wells and The Unsung Heroes[5] many of which feature nationally on BBC Radio shows such as The Tom Robinson Show



Artist Release Name Date Released
The Unsung Heroes That's Reality (SINGLE) 5 April 2012
The Master Colony Time For Change 11 February 2011
The Deccas Ways To The Sun 15 June 2010
Simon Wells Sometimes In The Morning 4 June 2011
Connett Curses and Love 8 April 2011
Roundabout Better in than Out 1 January 2004
Roundabout It's Nice to be Nice 1 January 1998


  1. ^ "Record label signs up Whitby man's band". Whitby Gazette. 12 July 2010. Retrieved 1 June 2012. 
  2. ^ Pain, Andrew (13 July 2010). "The Master Colony celebrate new record deal". Evening Gazette. Retrieved 1 June 2012. 
  3. ^ "Meet the band: The Master Colony". BBC. 14 July 2010. Retrieved 1 June 2012. 
  4. ^ Pain, Andrew (20 August 2010). "Preview: The Master Colony". Evening Gazette. Retrieved 1 June 2012. 
  5. ^ "The Unsung Heroes". Theunsungheroes.info. Retrieved 2013-03-02. 

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