Tag: The Weather Prophets

  • The Painted Word

    “The Painted Word takes POP! classics and twists them into something new and groovy. I love it”- Phil Wilson (The June Brides) “Arash Torabi – a positive force of nature unto himself. He’s creating a brand new scene all over again”– Ed Ball (Creation Records, The Times, Television Personalities) The Painted Word is album by […]

  • Creation Acts remember the 80s

    Every couple of decades fashion seems to come round again and with 80s fashion currently in full swing amongst the youngsters, some of the acts who made their name in that decade discuss the era with the Saatchi Gallery website. Featured in the interview is Pete Astor (The Loft/Weather Prophets), Lawrence (Felt), Phil Wilson (June […]

  • Creation Playlist #4 – Underground Magazine April 1988

    Back in the late 80’s there was briefly a magazine called ‘Underground’ in the UK and never a month went by when Creation weren’t featured. Below is an interview with Alan McGee from early 1988, the text of which i’ve featured on the site before but this time I decided to make a playlist up […]

  • Creation Playlist #3 – Phil Wilson selects the artists that influenced Creation

    Phil Wilson, ex-lead singer of the June Brides and solo Creation artist has today selected 10 tracks that he feels highlight the influences that shaped the sound of both C86 and Creation Records. Here’s what he had to say “This is merely my view of what are the best bands that seem to me to […]

  • YouTube Classics #4 – The Weather Prophets on The Whistle Test

    Almost Prayed from The Old Grey Whistle Test.