An Evening with Alan Mcgee (Oasis & Creation Records) Stoke = Special Guests

The Underground, Stoke on Trent, ST1 4LS
Sun 28th April 2019 6:30PM
Special Guests - The Jade Assembly & Marquis Drive
 
Alan McGee is a Scottish businessman and music industry executive. He has been a record lable owner, musician, manager, and music blogger for The Guardian.

He is best known for co founding and running  in the independent Creation Records label and is the man who discovered & signed Oasis.

Join Alan at the The Underground as he discusses his career, the music industry and his relationship with bands such as Oasis and Primal Scream.

In 1997, the revitalised Labour Party took note of McGee's accomplishments with Creation. they got him to spearhead a media campaign prior to the General Election in order to appeal to Britains youth culture. He was largely responsible for changing government legislation in relation to musicians being able to go on the new deal which gave musicians three years to develop and be funded by the government instead of having to take other jobs to survive.

Other significant bands that were signed by Creation records include: 3 Colours Red, The Boo Radleys, Bernard Butler, Heavy Stereo, Bob Mould, My Bloody Valentine, Teenage Fanclub, Saint Etienne, Kevin Rowland, Super Furry Animals,  The Jesus and Mary Chain, The House of Love, RIde, Slowdive. He is currently the manager for the Happy Mondays, Black Grape, Shaun Ryder, Cast, Glasvegas, The Bluetones.

Join Alan at the Proact Stadium as he discusses his career, the music industry and his relationship plus inside track with bands such as Primal Scream. You will also have the opportunity to ask Alan a question. 

Joining Alan on the bill at The Underground will be up & coming Indie bands The Jade Assembly & Marquis Drive.

The night itself will be hosted by author & broadcaster, Rob Fiddaman.
 
Doors Open: 6.00pm for a 6.30pm start
Standard Tickets: £10
Event Details

Doors Open at 6:00PM
Starts at 6:30PM

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The Underground, Stoke on Trent, ST1 4LS

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