26th November 2000 was the date I first launched this website, twenty years ago! The month before two books and a compilation album on the subject of Creation Records were released but there was still very little information about the music online. I had Read more
Pat Fish of The Jazz Butcher is currently recovering from an unspecified illness earlier this year, his recovery has meant that he is unable to work at present. To help his recovery Will Carruthers formerly of Spacemen 3 and Spiritualized has launched a Go Fund Read more
Following the success of Minor Victories and the 2017 Slowdive album, Rachel Goswell has unveiled her latest project. The Soft Cavalry is a group consisting of Rachel alongside her husband Steve Clarke and they have recently signed to Bella Union whom will release their debut Read more
Ride have announced details of the sixth album due in August. Following their hugely successful comeback album Weather Diaries, Ride are to release a follow-up album via Dick Green’s Wichita label. This Is Not A Safe Place is released on August 16th and will be Read more
25 years since the release of their final album ‘Fake’ and their split a few weeks later, Adorable are returning for two farewell gigs. The band will play two shows only, they play Hebden Bridge Trades Club on October 31st and then London Bush Hall Read more
I’m really sad to state that journalist and author David Cavanagh has died, most of you will be familiar with his book on Creation Records.
Teenage Fanclub have announced ‘The Creation Years’ including remastereded albums and a series of live dates featuring music from the era.
After 66 years the print edition of the New Music Express is coming to an end. For many decades it was the leading weekly music paper. It championed Punk, Acid House, Hip-Hop, Madchester, Grunge and Beatlemania. Sadly around the turn of the century it seemed Read more
Bobby Gillespie joined The Jesus & Mary Chain onstage last night for the first time in over three decades at the Vilar de Mouros festival in Poland.
Almost three years to the day after their comeback gig, Slowdive have scored their first top 20 album.
Four years after the reissue on CD it seems My Bloody Valentine’s back catalogue is finally coming out again on vinyl.
Super Furry Animals released their first new track in 7 years today, Bing Bong is the bands anthem for the 2016 UEFA European Championship tournament.
After teasing us last year on Instagram Rachel Goswell has confirmed a new Slowdive album is being recorded.
Anyone who loved music in the 80s was a fan of Prince, following his death on Thursday Bob Mould has reflected on his memories of Prince during the decade.
I was really sad to hear that Dale Griffin has died. The news comes only a week after the world lost David Bowie whom helped Dale’s band Mott The Hoople to success in the early 1970s.
Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine made a rare appearance on stage this evening (8th Dec 2015) at Dinosaur Jr’s New York gig.
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.
Apologies for the lack of updates recently, I’ve been rather busy on another project you may be interested in. The idea was first shared about five years to launch a Ride online archive with a fellow fan (@Br00kers75) whom has without doubt the biggest archive Read more
Rachel Goswell of Slowdive has announced she has formed a new group Editors’ Justin Lockey, Mogwai’s Stuart Braithwaite, and James Lockey of Hand Held Cine Club.