John Peel Radio Show – 08/04/2003

Featuring Explosions In The Sky in session.

Sludgefest – SOS (Must Destroy)
The Soul Lifters – Hot, Funky and Sweaty (Funk)
Dylan – Dark Planet (Freak)
Dick Dale – Shredded Heat (Hightone)
Explosions In The Sky – First Breath After Coma (Session)
Beenie Man with T.O.K. – Bring It On (South Rakkas Crew)
DEF Feat DJ Three D – DEF Momentum (Street Sounds)
The Black Keys – Hard Row (Fat Possum)
Big Stick – Drag-Racing (Recess)
Akufen – ? (Trapez)
Numbers – At The Mall (Troubleman Unlimited)
K-Line – Down Around (Boss Tunage)
Tommy Dorsey and His Orchestra – Smoke Gets In Your Eyes (His Masters Voice)
Vanishing Breed – Flowers Open For Flight Of The Golden Butterfly (Static Caravan)
Explosions In The Sky – The Moon Is Down (Session)
People Like Us – Stifled Love (Soleilmoon)
Magoo – Can’t Get Off The Ground Today (May Go)
Lesser and Venetian Snares – Mensa Disco Queers (Tigerbeat6)
Colder – Shiny Star (Output)
I’m Being Good – Nostalgic For Fake Times (Johnson Family)
Liqitex – Liquitex (Secret Agent)
Fast Floor – Roll The Beats 2003 (Audio Rehab)
Coin Op – The Curve (Fierce Panda)
Explosions In The Sky – Memorial (Session)
Johnny Duhon – So What? (Anticon)
Artimus Pyle – And All That Remains Is Sorrow (Prank)

John Peel Radio Show 08/01/1979

Featuring session from The Damned and Fingerprintz.

J. Geils Band – Wild Man (EMI America)
Fingerprintz – Who’s Your Friend (Session)
Squeeze – Cat On A Wall (Deptford Fun City)
Spizz Oil – 6000 Crazy (Rough Trade)
Sly Dunbar And The Revolutionaries – Mr Bassie (Virgin)
Bob Dylan – Changing Of The Guards (Columbia)
Weirdos – We Got the Neutron Bomb (Dangerhouse)
Residents – Lizard Lady (Ralph)
Joe Cocker – A Whiter Shade Of Pale (Asylum)
The Damned – I’m A Burglar (Session)
Fingerprintz – Sean’s New Shoes (Session)
Johnny G – Highway Shoes (Beggars Banquet)
Medicine Head – Walkin’ Blues (Dandelion)
The Clash – All The Young Punks (CBS)
Television Personalities – Part-Time Punks (King’s Road)
The Damned – Love Song (Session)
The Shadows – Brother Noah (Black Art)
Gary Moore – Fanatical Fascists (MCA)
Chi-Pig – Ring Around The Collar (Chi Pig Records)
Fingerprintz – Nervz (Session)
Fingerprintz – Sync Unit (Session)
Dr Feelgood – Milk And Alcohol (Stiff)
Wire – Outdoor Miner (Harvest)
Edge – I’m Cold (Albion)
Mauro Pagani – La Città Aromatica (Ascolto)

John Peel Radio Show – 06/12/79

And another John Peel show. Variable audio quality but listenable.

Featuring sessions from Misty and Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft

 

The Clash – Clampdown (CBS)
The Clash – Guns Of Brixton (CBS)
The Yachts – Now I’m Spoken For (Radar)
Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft – Was Ist Ein Welle? (Session)
Misty – Judgement Coming On The Land (Session)
Adam and the Ants – Day I Met God (Do It)
The Beat – Tears Of A Clown (Two-Tone)
Public Image Ltd – Bad Baby (Virgin)
Preachers – Who Do You Love (BFD)
Secret Affair – New Dance (I-Spy)
Dexy’s Midnight Runners – Dance Stance (Oddball)
Mikey Dread – Comic Strip (Cruise)
Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft – I And I Reality (Session)
Speedballs – Is Somebody There (No Pap)
Suicide – Dream Baby Dream (Island)
The Undertones – Billy’s Third (Sire)
The Fall – Before The Moon Falls (Step Forward)
Buzzards – British Justice (Chrysalis)
Misty – True Rasta Man (Session)
The Specials – Concrete Jungle (2Tone)
Bob Marley And The Wailers (Concrete Jungle)
Simple Minds – Carnival [Shelter In A Suitcase] (Arista)
The Raincoats – Adventures Close To Home (Rough Trade)
Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft – Violence (Session)
The Passions – Oh No It’s You (Fiction)
The Skids – Working For The Yankee Dollar (Virgin)
The Pop Group – We Are All Prostitutes (Rough Trade)
Misty – Sodom And Gomorrah (Session)
Snakefinger – Here Comes The Bums (Virgin)
The Clash – Hateful (CBS)
Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft – Kebab Dreams (Session)
Mekons – Dan Dare (Virgin)
Boys – See Ya Later (Safari)

John Peel Radio Show – 09/10/1979

1979, what a year to be alive for music! Another John Peel show to enjoy.

Featuring Au Pairs in session.

Stiff Little Fingers – Straw Dogs (Chrysalis)
Spizzenergi – Soldier, Soldier (Rough Trade)
999 – Found Out Too Late (Radar)
Au Pairs – Pretty Boy (Session)
The Specials – Nite Klub (2 Tone)
The Skids – Thanatos/A Day In Europa/The Olympian (Virgin)
Majesterians – Flute In Dub (Revue)
Johnny Guitar Watson – Someone Cares For Me (Red Lightnin’)
Spitfire Boys – Funtime (Impeccable)
Vice Versa – New Girls/Neutrons (Neutron)
Au Pairs – Ideal Woman (Session)
The Slits – Typical Girls (Island)
Tempo – Subway Girl (Klein)
The Undertones – Let’s Talk About Girls (Sire)
Laughing Gass – New Tart (Out Of Order/Wessex)
The Revillos – Where’s The Boy For Me? (Dindisc)
Dennis Brown – The Man Next Door (Joe Gibbs)
Homosexuals – Astral Glamour (Black Noise)
X-Certs – Anthem (Heartbeat)
Apartment – The Alternative (Heartbeat)
Numbers – Cross-Slide (Heartbeat)
Au Pairs – Monogamy (Session)
Cowboys International – Pointy Shoes (Virgin)
Fakes – Production (Deep Cuts)
Shenley Duffus – Rukumbine (Mango)
Joy Division – Shadow Play (Factory)
Out – Who Is Innocent? (Radar)
Mikey Dread – Love The Dread (Dread At The Controls)
Au Pairs – Come Again (Session)
IQ Zero – Insects (Object)

John Peel Radio Show – 14/05/1981

A show from 1981, featuring lots of lovely interesting stuff.

With sessions from New Order and Killing Joke.

Psychedelic Furs – Dumb Waiters (CBS)
Modern Eon – Child’s Play (Dindisc)
Be Bop Deluxe – Ships In The Night (Harvest Heritage)
New Order – Dreams Never End (Session)
Misty In Roots – Man Kind (People Unite)
Splodgenessabounds – Yarmouth 5-0 (Deram)
Pigbag – Papa’s Got A Brand New Pigbag (Y Records)
Killing Joke – Tension (Session)
The Delmontes – So It’s Not To Be (Rational)
The Method Actors – Distortion (Armageddon)
John Lee Hooker – Everybody Rockin’ (Oxford)
UB40 – Don’t Slow Down (DEP International)
New Order – Senses (Session)
Recognitions – Too Much Fiction (Ryme Time)
The Cure – Other Voices (Fiction)
Renaldo and The Loaf – Spratt’s Medium (Ralph)
Girls At Our Best – I’m Beautiful Now (Happy Birthday Records)
The Bleechers – Check Him Out (Trojan)
Killing Joke – Butcher (Session)
Magazine – About The Weather (Virgin)
The Cramps – Rockin’ Bones (I.R.S. Records)
New Order – I.C.B. (Session)
The Undertones – You’re Welcome (Ardeck)
Tarzan 5 – Boys Game (021 Records)
Talisman – Free Speech (Recreational Records)
Killing Joke – The Fall Of Because (Session)
Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft – Alles Ist Gut (Virgin)
Out On Blue Six – Party Mood (Hungry Rooms)
New Order – Truth (Session)
Art Objects – What Am I Supposed To Do? (Heartbeat)

John Peel Radio Show – 02/11/1981

I was listening to some old John Peel shows over the last few days and thought I’d share a few as I’m sure I’m not the only one who needs a bit of Peel in their life now and again.

The first show is from 02/11/1981 and any more I put up will just be random.

 

Featuring sessions from Twisted Nerve and Twinkle Brothers.
Vice Squad – It’s A Sell-Out (Riot City)
Lora Logic – Wonderful Offer (Rough Trade)
Gregory Isaacs – Special Guest (GG’s)
Twisted Nerve – When I’m Alone (Session)
Religious Overdose – I Said Go (Glass)
ABC – Tears Are Not Enough (Neutron)
Vice Versa – Science Fact (Neutron)
Twinkle Brothers – Rasta Pon Top (Session)
Teardrop Explodes – Colours Fly Away (Mercury)
Twisted Nerve – Five Minutes Of Fame (Session)
Krupps – Wahre Arbeit – Wahrer Lohn (Zickzack)
Einstürzende Neubauten – Tanz Debil (Zickzack)
Mannschreck – Trimm Trab (Schreckschuss Schallplatten)
Neues Deutschland – Wildwux (Iron Curtain)
Catwax Axe Co.- Jumbo Jet [Hey! I Want Your Crazy Wild] (Rondelet Music)
Twinkle Brothers: Never Get Burned (Session)
Angelic Upstarts featuring Roy Young – Different Strokes (EMI)
Scritti Politti – The “Sweetest Girl” (Rough Trade)
Joy Division – Walked In Line (Factory)
Twisted Nerve – Indecision (Session)
Pablo Lubadika “Porthos” – Mbongo Mokonzi (Afro Hit Discafrique)
Electric Guitars – Work (Recreational)
Blue Orchids – Work (Rough Trade)
Misfitsm – We Are 138 (Plan 9)

I think I’ve only heard of 7 or 8 of these bands, or have forgotten them. That happens a lot when listening back to these shows.