Teenage Fanclub drummer Francis Macdonald is releasing a new album of classical music on March 30th. “Music For String Quartet, Piano And Celeste” is an instrumental album recorded in Glasgow.
It was the 13th August 1983 and the line-up was Bobby Gillespie, Jim Beattie and a drum machine.
For all you Creation collectors out there, now is a rare chance to get a mint condition copy of a single from Alan McGee and Andrew Innes’ pre-Creation band The Laughing Apple.
Mark Gardener and Andy Bell of Ride are to make an appearance at a week of events organised by War Child next year. Passport Back To The Bars is scheduled to take place the same week as the Brit Awards (the last week in February) Read more
Following the release of their anthology earlier this year, the Jasmine Minks release a new single.
Pete Fijalkowski (Adorable) and Terry Bickers (The House of Love) have announced a series of dates to coincide with the release of their debut album ‘Broken Heart Surgery’ on July 7th.
Neil Halstead and Rachel Goswell of Slowdive will be reuniting for two special gigs in London later this month.
“This is a label of love..” Alan McGee, August ’88 This week marks the 25th anniversary of Creation Records legendary ‘Doing It For The Kids’ compilation album and concert in London.
The excellent Daniel Avery has produced a couple of remixes for the new Primal Scream single.
Primal Scream have today started streaming their new album today via the bands YouTube channel. A posting on the Primal Scream website states: Today (Tues 7th May) and tomorrow we’re making the new album, More Light, available in-full for your listening pleasure. We can’t wait Read more
Neon Neon follow their 2008 Mercury Music Prize nominated album ‘Stainless Style’ with a second album ‘Praxis Makes Perfect’ next month.
Primal Scream have released the second track from their forthcoming ‘More Light’ album.
After just over 21 years, My Bloody Valentine released their new album at midnight GMT last night (3rd Feb 2013).
My Bloody Valentine previewed their first new material in two decades last night (27 Jan) as they opened their tour in Brixton.
Canadian dance label My Favorite Robot are to release a new single next week by Pete Fijalkowski (now known as Pete Fij).
Audioscope have released a new album featuring 40 new and exclusive tracks from the likes of Four Tet, Wire, Ride, The Telescopes, Spectrum and Sennen alongside many other artists. The album is available for a minimum donation of £5 to Shelter (though you’re welcome to Read more
The former Slowdive frontman Neil Halstead has signed to Sonic Cathedral to release his third solo album. ‘Palindrome Hunches’ will be released on November 5th and follows his forthcoming UK dates including a Sonic Cathedral show at Bush Hall in London on September 25th. Neil Read more
Talking about ‘Going Blank Again’ as an album that is twenty years old seems unbelievable. In 1992 it was the twentieth anniversary of Ziggy Stardust, Exile on Main Street and Harvest, all brilliant life changing albums but it was music made by dinosaurs. Music during Read more