Goodbye NME, thanks for the good times…
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 to drop much of the music analysis to try and […]
Watch Creation as specialist subject on Mastermind
Mastermind is a British game show and on Friday contestant Emma McAllister chose Creation Records as her specialist subject.
Oasis to release Be Here Now Chasing The Sun
Whilst it’s unlikely to be many people’s favourite Creation album, there’s no denying Oasis’ third long-player Be Here Now was the labels most high profile release. The band are now set to reissue the album on October 7th with unreleased tracks.
The Post-Creation Spotify Playlist
Despite Creation Records closing in 2000 most of the artists have continued to release some great records since.
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.
The Creation Records Spotify playlist
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 Butler and Sugar. Sandwiched between those are most of the […]
Creation Records at Top of The Pops
The BBC has announced that it is to bring back a weekly music show nearly a decade after it ditched Top of The Pops.
Creation at Glastonbury
It’s that time of year to pack your tent, boots and other essentials as this weekend is the Glastonbury Festival, the best festival in the world.
The week Oasis gave Creation their first number one single
It was 1995 and after the huge success of the previous year everyone had high expectations of Oasis.
Fifteen great tracks by Creation artists released since 2000
Fifteen years is a long time in the world of music, but that’s how long its been since Creation closed its doors for the last time in 2000. To mark this occasion I’ve put together a list of 15 of the best tracks released by Creation artists since the label closed.