Watch The Cassette Played Poptones Documentary
Following the closure of Creation in 2000, Alan McGee quickly launched his Poptones label which he ran until 2007.
Creation Records and the birth of New Labour
As we see on the news every day, most politicians aren’t to be trusted, but back in 1996 there was a hope for change after nearly 17 years of successive Conservative governments. Everyone knew your average Brit had suffered from Thatcher’s policies and it was time to get rid of the corrupt party.
From the archive: Ten Crazy Creation Facts
Creation had a great relationship with the NME, which for many years was a weekly bible to the world of music, in those days they could make or break bands whenever they chose. In February 1994 NME ran a two-part special celebrating 10 years of Creation Records.
Should Spacemen 3 have signed with Creation?
Back in 1988 before recording their legendary ‘Playing With Fire’ album, Spacemen 3 were offered a one-album deal with Creation Records which they sadly chose to pass on.
The Laughing Apple singles found at Rough Trade
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.
Alan McGee launches new record label
Alan McGee has unveiled his new record label, called 359 Music, which he is launching via UK independent Cherry Red.
Last chance to pledge towards Beautiful Noise documentary
With only a few days to go, this is your last chance to pledge towards the Beautiful Noise documentary.
Alan McGee talks to Music Film Web
Alan McGee has given another great interview whilst promoting the new Upside Down film. This time he spoke to Music Film Web about acting, UFO’s and why he’s not interested in resurrecting Creation Records.
Alan McGee interview in Narc magazine
Alan McGee has been busy lately giving loads of interviews promoting Upside Down. Kelley has posted most of these on our Facebook page so don’t forget to join if you wanna be kept up to date. Below is another excellent interview he did with North East music magazine NARC.
Listen: Alan McGee interview on Radio 2
Alan McGee gave a great interview with Jo Whiley on Radio 2 this week, Jo was as enthusiastic as ever and played tracks by the House of Love, Primal Scream, Jesus and Mary Chain and Oasis. In the interview they discuss the Television Personalities, the Gallaghers, the Creation years and the forthcoming film.