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
Released on February 12th 1996, ‘Tiny Meat’ was the second single taken Ruby’s debut album ‘Salt Peter’ the latest project of Silverfish frontwoman Lesley Rankin.
Primal Scream have unveiled their new single this morning called ‘Where The Light Gets In’. The tune has joint vocals by Bobby Gillespie and Sky Ferreira and is the first track from new album ‘Chaosmosis‘ which is due next month. Listen below via Spotify, the Read more
Everyone loved David Bowie so therefore its no surprise there’s been so many stories about him emerging in the last couple of weeks, but this one really caught my eye.
For many Creation is the label that defined the shoegazing sound. From the Mary Chain through to Ride and Slowdive via My Bloody Valentine and The House of Love, Creation released the records that are always top of any shoegazing lists. There can’t be any Read more
With all the new activity from many of the bands recently, it is good to see this is slowly creeping back into the national charts.
Ride played the first gig as a full band in 20 years tonight (5th April) at the O2 Academy (formerly The Zodiac) to an ecstatic crowd in Oxford.
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.