Alan McGee (Creation Records, Poptones)

post on: March 2, 2018

Alan McGee has been a record label owner, musician, manager, and music blogger for The Guardian and Huffington Post. He is best known for co-founding and running the independent Creation Records┬álabel from 1983 to 1999, and the Poptones┬álabel from 1999 to 2007. He has managed or championed successful acts such as The Jesus and Mary […]

Jon Stewart (Guitarist with Sleeper)

post on: March 2, 2018

Guitarist and songwriter Jon Stewart formed what became the Britpop band Sleeper with Louise Wener whilst they were both students at University of Manchester. The band recorded for Sony/BMG 1993-98 and enjoyed three UK Top 10 albums (one silver, one gold, one platinum) and eight UK Top 20 singles. They toured the UK, Europe, Japan […]