Alan McGee

Music Roundup: Radiohead’s ‘King of Limbs’ Set for BBC Performance

As we patiently await Radiohead to map out a North American tour (fingers crossed!) in support of their eighth studio album, The King of Limbs, The BBC reveals that the band will perform the eight-song set in full for an upcoming TV ...

Today’s UK Twitter Trends (Feb. 11): Lord Alan Sugar Vs Olympic Stadium, Sir Bob Geldof, Glastonbury

What’s trending on Twitter in the UK today? Alan Sugar doesn’t think West Ham should take on Olympic Stadium, Sir Bob Geldof releases a new single, and the headliners for the annual Glastonbury Music Festival a.k.

Alan McGee Wants Rhys Ifans for Creation Records Motion Picture?

Scotland’s Daily Record reports that the story of one of Britain’s most notorious and celebrated record labels, Creation Records, might be coming to the silver screen.

Anglo For Your Ear: Adorable’s “Sunshine Smile”

One of the many short-lived shoegaze bands of the early ’90s, Adorable had their moment and flamed out rather quickly. They signed to Alan McGee’s Creation Records in 1992, and they were expected to be as big as The Jesus ...

Anglo For Your Ear: Glasvegas’ “Daddy’s Gone”

These folks hardly need me tooting their horn: they are one of the most hyped bands of 2008. Still, I love the big Phil Spector Wall of Sound force of “Daddy’s Gone.