The Archive also teamed up with The Diarists in which musicians can contribute in kind by performing. Instead of charging a cover charge, there was a box placed silently in the corner for anyone that came into watch.
More than a place just for archival purposes; Kamiliah explains to me that the place prides itself in being a common space for people interested in local culture and art. I had the opportunity to go on the Sunday to catch ‘Ribena’ or better known as Rachel from Lost Weekend, a local indie pop outfit.
With people shifting in and out of the building; the entire affair is as they described- modest and understated. Yet, their only goal is to humbly preserve what they know is dear, a passion that they are chasing that I personally believe is worth supporting and our admiration.