Tag Archives: Oasis

NME - April 1994

Goodbye NME, thanks for the good times…

After 66 years the print edition of the New Music Express is coming to an end. For many decades it was the leading weekly music paper. It championed Punk, Acid House, Hip-Hop, Madchester, Grunge and Beatlemania. Sadly around the turn of the century it seemed Read more

Oasis to release Be Here Now Chasing The Sun

Whilst it’s unlikely to be many people’s favourite Creation album, there’s no denying Oasis’ third long-player Be Here Now was the labels most high profile release. The band are now set to reissue the album on October 7th with unreleased tracks.

Tony Blair at The Brit Awards

Creation Records and the birth of New Labour

As we see on the news every day, most politicians aren’t to be trusted, but back in 1996 there was a hope for change after nearly 17 years of successive Conservative governments. Everyone knew your average Brit had suffered from Thatcher’s policies and it was Read more

Creation Soup

The Creation Records Spotify playlist

At over 3.5 hours long, the Creation Records Spotify playlist covers most of the 17 years of Creation releases. Featuring early favourites like Biff Bang Pow! Phil Wilson, Revolving Paint Dream and The Jasmine Minks. Then there’s the later years with Super Furry Animals, Bernard Read more

Primal Scream - Glastonbury 1992

Creation at Glastonbury

It’s that time of year to pack your tent, boots and other essentials as this weekend is the Glastonbury Festival, the best festival in the world.

Ride

Beady Eye split, are Oasis or Ride about to reform?

Liam Gallagher this afternoon announced via Twitter that Beady Eye, his post Oasis group with fellow Creation label-mates Andy Bell (Ride) and Gem Archer (Heavy Stereo), have split after two albums. Beady Eye are no longer. Thanks for all your support. LGx — Liam Gallagher Read more

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BBC to host Creation Records night

BBC Four is to host a Creation Records night next Friday (28 October 2011). Alongside ‘Upside Down’ there will also be a ‘Creation at the BBC’ compilation featuring performances from many of the labels acts. There will also be a repeat of the 2009 documentary Read more

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Listen: Alan McGee interview on Radio 2

Alan McGee gave a great interview with Jo Whiley on Radio 2 this week, Jo was as enthusiastic as ever and played tracks by the House of Love, Primal Scream, Jesus and Mary Chain and Oasis. In the interview they discuss the Television Personalities, the Read more

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Brian Cannon launches new website

Brian Cannon who designed all of the early Oasis sleeves alongside the cover of Super Furry Animals’ debut album has launched a new website. The website celebrates the twentieth anniversary of his agency Microdot Creative and includes many shots of sleeves being created. You may Read more

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Noel Gallagher makes live return

The BBC reports that Noel Gallagher stuck to familiar material at his first show since Oasis split – but promised that “brilliant” solo songs are on their way. Despite speculation about his solo plans, he declined to play new songs at the first of two Read more