Phil Wilson, ex-lead singer of the June Brides and solo Creation artist has today selected 10 tracks that he feels highlight the influences that shaped the sound of both C86 and Creation Records. Here’s what he had to say “This is merely my view of Read more
For the last 5 years, Sonic Cathedral has released some of the finest records of the decade alongside running one of London’s best nights out. Massively influenced by Creation Records, we asked Nat Cramp the man behind Sonic Cathedral to come up with a playlist Read more
Cherry Red are to re-issue six albums by The Times and Teenage Filmstars. Both are to be released as 3 albums in 2cd sets. Out on 24th August the sets feature the following albums: The Times – E For Edward / Pure / Et Dieu Read more
This summer was the 20th anniversary of the second summer of love when dance music seemed to cross over and everyone was claiming to have “always had a dance element to their music”. Creation embraced the change and the results included some great records.
YouTube does produce some amazing treats if you’ve got the time to search, this latest video was originally shown in the autumn of 1991 on BBC2 and was just a few weeks after their performance at the Slough Festival.
More Super Furries news from nme.com Super Furry Animals have announced two gigs taking place this October. The welsh band will head to Manchester and Glasgow for the gigs, and tickets go on sale this Friday (August 7) at 9am. Super Furry Animals play: Glasgow Read more
From the antennascope mailing list: THE TELESCOPES (full electric set of ‘taste’ era material featuring st deluxe) +ST DELUXE Saturday 15th August 2009 The Captains Rest 185 Great Western Road Glasgow Monday 17th August 2009 Sneaky Pete’s 73 Cowgate Edinburgh EH1 1JW Stephen Lawrie has Read more
NME.com has redesigned a series of classic albums as Penguin book covers, pretty self explanatory if you grew up reading Penguin books. Featured is Screamadelica, the results are below: To view all of the album sleeves click here.