Alan Mcgee Net Worth is
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
deserves the money?
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Would you date ?
Rating: 0.0/5 (0 votes cast)
Alan McGee (born 29 September 1960) has been a record label owner, musician, manager, and music blogger for The Guardian.
McGee is best known for co-forming and running the independent Creation Records label from 1983???1999, and then Poptones from 1999-2007. He has managed and championed successful acts such as The Jesus and Mary Chain, Primal Scream, My Bloody Valentine, Oasis, The Libertines.


McGee was born in East Kilbride on 29 September 1960. He grew up in Glasgow and attended King's Park Secondary School during his teens. It was there he met future Primal Scream founder Bobby Gillespie. McGee and Gillespie were heavily into punk rock, and they joined a local punk band, The Drains, in 1978. The band's guitarist was Andrew Innes. After the breakup of The Drains, McGee along with Innes moved to London and formed the band Laughing Apple. They recorded three singles in 1981 and 1982, two of which were released on Autonomy, and the third was put out on their own Essential record label.
In 1983 he co-founded Creation Records (named after cult 1960s band The Creation) with Dick Green and Joe Foster. He also formed the band, Biff Bang Pow! (named after The Creation's song), which would continue until 1991. Whilst working for British Rail he began managing a band called The Jesus and Mary Chain, who became an underground sensation when McGee issued their first single on his label in late 1984. He then edited his own music magazine called 'Communication Blur' which he went around various gigs selling with his mate Tim nickolls.
Creation Records was one of the key labels in the mid-80s indie movement, with early releases featuring artists such as Primal Scream, The Jasmine Minks, and The Loft.
When The Jesus And Mary Chain moved to Warner Brothers in 1985, from McGee's profits as their manager Creation was able to release singles by acts including Primal Scream, Felt, and The Weather Prophets. While these records were not commercially successful, M

(Visited 8 times, 1 visits today)

Alan Mcgee Latest News

Slowdive: Deep, dreamy and drowning in porridge

At one point, even their own record company decided Slowdive were insufficiently macho, with Creation records boss Alan McGee, a famously blunt Glaswegian, telling Halstead it was time to toughen up their sound and "get some leather pants". Halstead ...
Posted: December 2, 2017, 4:00 am

Alan McGee speaks out on the chances of an Oasis reunion

Alan McGee has spoken out about the chances of Oasis reuniting – telling NME that it’s more likely that Liam Gallagher will proceed and do it without Noel. Now McGee, who first signed Oasis to Creation Records in 1993 and remains in close contact with ...
Posted: October 12, 2016, 2:42 am

Tracks Of The Week: music and videos from the Rolling Stones, The Cuckoos & more

Are they even a ‘thing’ anymore? Yes they are, and things have changed: they’ve sharpened up, Alan McGee has taken them under his managerial wing, Donny Tourette (yes he of Nevermind The Buzzcocks fame) has become a qualified reiki therapist ...
Posted: December 10, 2017, 12:39 pm
Related Topics:
Alan Magee, Alan Magee Art, Alan Magee Artist, Alan Magee Fall, Alan Magee Gun Shop, Alan Magee Ihg, Alan Magee Mythbusters, Alan Magee Paintings, Alan Magee Prints, Alan Magee Stones, Alan Mcgee, Alan Mcgee 359 Music, Alan Mcgee Age, Alan Mcgee Artist, Alan Mcgee Bio, Alan Mcgee Blog, Alan Mcgee Book, Alan Mcgee Brian Eno, Alan Mcgee Coldplay, Alan Mcgee Country, Alan Mcgee Creation Stories, Alan Mcgee Date Of Birth, Alan Mcgee Documentary, Alan Mcgee Drugs, Alan Mcgee Earnings, Alan Mcgee Ethnicity, Alan Mcgee Facebook, Alan Mcgee Fort Wayne, Alan Mcgee Gossips, Alan Mcgee Height, Alan Mcgee History, Alan Mcgee Home Town, Alan Mcgee Images, Alan Mcgee Income, Alan Mcgee Instagram, Alan Mcgee Interview, Alan Mcgee Job, Alan Mcgee John Deere, Alan Mcgee Jr, Alan Mcgee Linkedin, Alan Mcgee Md, Alan Mcgee Md Fort Wayne, Alan Mcgee Nationality, Alan Mcgee Net Worth, Alan Mcgee Networth, Alan Mcgee New Label, Alan Mcgee News, Alan Mcgee Nyu, Alan Mcgee Partner, Alan Mcgee Photography, Alan Mcgee Place Of Birth, Alan Mcgee Rumors, Alan Mcgee Salary, Alan Mcgee Secrets, Alan Mcgee Sharewave, Alan Mcgee Solicitor, Alan Mcgee Solicitor Midleton, Alan Mcgee Twitter, Alan Mcgee Videos, Alan Mcgee Weight, Alan Mcgeeney, How Much Is Alan Mcgee Earnings, How Much Is Alan Mcgee Income, How Much Is Alan Mcgee Net Worth, How Much Is Alan Mcgee Salary, How Much Is Alan Mcgee Worth, Who Is Alan Mcgee,