A few years ago I posted some live recordings on the website recorded in London between 1987 and 1992. The owner of these recordings has now started uploading lots and lots of full sets recorded during the era including many Creation acts. You can view Read more
Today marks 25 years since My Bloody Valentine started the UK leg of their Loveless tour so this is a perfect opportunity to share with you a live set from those dates.
The last of the big Creation releases of 1991 was the album that at the time gained the most international recognition, Teenage Fanclub’s Bandwagonesque.
After last year’s hugely popular Live In London compilation, it seemed only right to follow it up with another compilation of live recordings.
Primal Scream release their Record Store Day 12″ tomorrow featuring Jason Pierce from Spiritualized.
Breezeblock was a show on BBC Radio 1 that ran between 1997 and 2006 when guests would be invited onto the show to create mixes. Primal Scream who always had the best record collection appeared on the show several times.
Despite Creation Records closing in 2000 most of the artists have continued to release some great records since.
Andy Bell of Ride has been showing off his remixing skills by contributing a really excellent track to the new Spectres remix album ‘Dead’.
As the end of 1994 was approaching, Creation commercially had experienced it’s most successful year to date. On top of the celebrations to mark the labels tenth anniversary, Oasis had also given the label its first No.1 album and their latest single was currently at Read more
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
Pete Paphides broadcast a show on Soho Radio last week playing a selection of Creation tracks along with special guest Pete Astor and you can listen again.
Bobby Gillespie appeared on The Guardian’s Radio Hour yesterday afternoon which was a really great show featuring a mix old tunes on the theme of cheating, you can listen again now.
Slowdive celebrated the 25th anniversary today of their debut EP by posting a live track of Avalyn online and explaining the background to the EP, alongside announcing plans for a live album.
After previously posting the Valentine’s set from this gig, I was incredibly excited to find out that many of the other bands sets from the ‘Doing It For The Kids’ All-Dayer in 1988 were recorded and even more excited that I’m able to share this Read more
Many gigs from Creation’s bands are now considered legendary in certain circles so it’s great when some real treasures are unearthed and I’m able to share them.
In 1994 BBC Radio One broadcast a documentary on the Evening Session looking back at the first 10 years of the label.
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.
As The Jesus & Mary Chain prepare to embark on the next leg of their 30th anniversary ‘Psychocandy’ tour, we take a look back at their most famous gigs before they released the legendary album.
Denise Johnson has shared on a new track called ‘2001’ on her SoundCloud page, her first solo track in many years.