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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


Joe Foster claims back use of Rev-Ola name

For the last 4-5 years Joe Foster has been unable to issue any new releases on his Rev-Ola Label. The label was launched in the 90’s as a subsidary of Creation Records specialising in reissues of rarities such as Ivor Cutler, The Times and A Read more


Trainspotting turns 20

The anniversaries seem to keep coming at the moment, this week also sees the Danny Boyle film Trainspotting mark its 20th anniversary.

Minor Victories

Minor Victories confirm album and tour details

Minor Victories is the new band formed by Rachel Goswell of Slowdive, Stuart Braithwaite of Mogwai, Justin Lockey of Editors alongside his brother James. After teasing us for several months they have finally unveiled details of their new album and tour.

Shonen Knife

Shonen Knife announce UK tour

Shonen Knife who were signed to Creation Records subsidiary August Records in the early 90’s have announced a lengthy UK tour to coincide with the release of their new album.

Super Furry Animals

20 years of Super Furry Animals

This week marks 20 years since Super Furry Animals released their Creation debut with ‘Hometown Unicorn’. At the time it seemed as though they had appeared out of nowhere, in many ways they had, Creation signed Super Furry Animals after only their forth gig, however Read more

Creation Records at the BBC

In October 2011 BBC4 hosted a Creation Records evening to celebrate the first TV showing of Upside Down, during that night they also showed a compilation of appearances by Creation bands on the BBC.