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NME - April 1994

From the archive: Ten Crazy Creation Facts

Creation had a great relationship with the NME, which for many years was a weekly bible to the world of music, in those days they could make or break bands whenever they chose. In February 1994 NME ran a two-part special celebrating 10 years of Read more

The Boo Radleys - Wake Up Boo!

It was most played song on radio in 1995

We seem to be having a lot of anniversaries lately, today marks two decades since the release of one of Creation’s most successful singles. It was the most played track on UK radio in 1995, a song that was so overplayed even the band grew Read more

Glasgow - The Outsiders

Watch Glasgow – The Outsiders documentary

Last year I mentioned a Channel 4 documentary about the Glasgow DIY scene of the early to mid-80s and The Splash One night that ran in the city from 85-86. The documentary is now online for you to watch below.

Meat Whiplash - Don't Slip Up

CRE020 Meat Whiplash – Don’t Slip Up

With many of the old Creation bands back together again, I felt I should start a series of posts focusing on some of the other acts from the label, bands who may not be referenced as influences today but still helped to shape Creation Records.

Loaded sleeve

Loaded by Primal Scream turns 25

I’m not sure there is anything that I could say about Loaded that hasn’t been said before. Released on February 19th 1990, the single stayed in the singles chart until the summer and even now you hear it in all kinds of places you’d never Read more