Tuesday, August 04, 2015

John Peel - 16th August 1977

Featuring session tracks from The Kinks and Martin Simpson.


The Kinks - Mirror Of Love (Session)
Bob Dylan - Lily, Rosemary And The Jack Of Hearts (CBS)
The Adverts - Gary Gilmore's Eyes (Anchor)
Martin Simpson - You Win Again (Session)
Revolutionaries, Culture and Ranking Trevor - Trod On In Dub (Sky Note)
Generation X - Your Generation (Chrysalis)
The Kinks - Money Talks (Session)
John Lennon - Angel Baby (Wizardo)
The Vibrators - Stiff Little Fingers [Live] (Epic)
Godfrey Daniel - Hey Jude (Atlantic)
Martin Simpson - Soldier's Joy (Session)

Monday, August 03, 2015

John Peel 3rd July 2002

Featuring Miss Black America in session.


Mass - Hey Gravity (Radiate)
Prince Far I - Stop The War (Wambesi)
Miss Black America - Liquid Silk (Session)
Digital - Cry (Function)
Johnnie Ray - Cry (Philips)
Agoraphobic Nosebleed - Kill Theme For American Apeshit (Relapse)
Murcof - Marmol (Leaf)
Radio Zumbido - Livingston Buzz (Quatermass)
Love Junk - Parent's Can't Win (In At The Deep End)
Alliance - Ipswich (Famtree)
Miss Black America - Smile, You're On Fire (Session)
Shalark - Nikshalark (Karat)
Cinerama - Two Girls (Scopitones)
Moonkat - My English Teacher Is A Mogwai Fan (White Label)
The Caretaker - Cloudy Since You Went Away (V/VM Test)
Nina Nastasia - The Very Next Day (Touch And Go)
Cornershop - Staging (White Label)
Miss Black America - Carcrash For A Soul (Session)
Liars - The Garden Was Crowded And Outside (Blast First)
DJ Brom - Sanctuarium Mond (Electronic Parliament)
Young People - Dishwashing Song (5RC)
Intentions Of An Asteroid - Achieve (Purr Records)
The Omen - Guetto Blaster (Go Mental)
Silver City - 17 Years (White Label)
Stakka And Skynet - Faultline (Zero G)
Miss Black America - The White Noise Inc. (Session)
Irma Thomas - She'll Never Be Your Wife (Kent)
The Bambi Molestors - Final Wave For The Day (Big Beat)

Thursday, July 30, 2015

John Peel 13th April 1991

Featuring sessions from Top and Bongwater.


Top - No. 1 Domitator (Session)
Top - Feel Good (Session)
Top - When The Summer's Gone (Session)
The Farm - Don't Let Me Down (Produce)
MC Buzz B - Inner Control (Polydor)
Slowjam - Fat, Drunk And... (Stator)
Gil - Drop In Hell (MCR)
Leo Kottke - Sailor's Grave On The Prairie
God And Texas - Grist From The Mill (Lovehammer)
Cutty Ranks - ?
The Cherryblades - Morphine Wave (Imaginary)
Bongwater - White Car Rental Blues (Session)
Twin Hype - Double Barrel (Profile)
Earwig - You Don't Even Come Close (Lah Di Da)
 The Fall - Idiot Joy Showland (Cog Sinister/Fontana)
Safehouse - Exactly (Riff Raff)
The Orchids - How Does That Feel (Sarah)
Mighty Diamonds - The Days Of John Wayne
Moose - The Ballad Of Adam And Eve (Hut)
Bongwater - Kisses Sweeter Than Wine (Session)
Dub Syndicate - Boof Un Baff (On U Sound)
Franco Pepe Mdombe - Lukika

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

John Peel 30th December 1998

A bit of a New Order special with the Manchester band's third session and recording of their 1998 Reading Festival performance.


New Order - Blue Monday [98 Mix]
Sex Pistols - Anarchy In The UK (EMI)
The Source feat. Candi Stanton - You Got The Love
DJ Shadow - Building Steam With A Grain Of Salt (Mo Wax)
Neil Young - Cortez The Killer (Reprise)
New Order - Isolation (Session)
Bob Marley And The Wailers - Redemption Song (Island)
Bobby Goldsboro - Summer (United Artists)
New Order - Touched By The Hand Of God (Session)
Ennio Morricone - C'est Ma Faut
Joy Division - New Dawn Fades (Factory)
New Order - The Truth (Session)
Steppenwolf - Born To Be Wild
Me Phil Me - Keep It Going
The Velvet Underground - Sunday Morning
New Order - Paradise (Session)
New Order - Atmosphere (Session)

New Order - Live At Reading Festival 1998

Regret
Heart And Soul
Bizarre Love Triangle
Blue Monday

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

John Peel - 29th December 1998

Featuring the final part of the 1998 Festive 50.


Dream Team - Beat Of The Year (Joker)
The Drags - Explosive (Estrus)
Orbital - Bagpipe Style (FFRR)
Bonnie "Prince" Billie - One With The Birds (Domino)
Cosmonauts Hail Satan - Ant Man Crack (Will Montgomery Records)
Two Dollar Guitar - Etoile Du Nord (Oil City)
808 State - Quincy's Lunch (Slut Smalls)
Psywarfare - Oh Those Midgets... Wild! (Vinyl Communications)
Festive 50
Plone - Plock (Warp)
Cinerama - Kerry Kerry (Scopitones)
Badly Drawn Boy - I Need A Sign
Clinic - Cement Mixer (Aladdin's Cave Of Golf)
Daniel Johnson - Dream Scream (Pickled Egg)
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Cracking Up (Creation)
Helen Love - Long Live The UK Music Scene (Che')
The Delgadoes - Everything Goes Around The Water (Chemikal Underground)
Pulp - This Is Hardcore (Island)
Bis - Eurodisco (Wiiija)
Cuban Boys - Oh My God! They Killed Kenny (For Us)
Pop Off Tuesday - Unworldly (Pickled Egg)
Ten Benson - The Claw (Sweet Records)
Belle And Sebastian - The Boy With The Arab Strap (Jeepster)
Mogwai - Xmas Steps (Chemikal Underground)
The Delgadoes - Pull The Wires From The Wall (Chemikal Underground)


Monday, July 27, 2015

John Peel 12th December 1979

Featuring Flys in session.



ABC - Rhythm On The Radio (Oval)
The Clash - Rudie Can't Fail (CBS)
The Flys - Let's Drive (Session)
Channel 4 - Vampire (Ripping)
Jerry Lee Lewis - Old Black Joe (Sun)
Flowers - Life After Dark (Fast)
Hands And Hearts - Jah Live (Channel One)
Dancing Did - The Dancing Did (Fruit And Veg)
Proles - Soft Ground (Small Wonder)
The Specials - Concrete Jungle (2 Tone)
Scritti Politti - Bibby O Tek (Rough Trade)
The Flys - Energy Boy (Session)
Stranger Than Fiction - Into The Void (LEJ)
Burtons - MacArthur Park (Cherry Red)
The Raincoats - Off Duty Trip (Rough Trade)
Derrick Morgan - The First Taste Of Love (Crab)
Jane Kennaway - Limited Edition (DinDisc)

Thursday, July 23, 2015

John Peel 7th April 1991

Featuring sessions from Boo Radleys and A Homeboy A Hippy And A Funky Dread.


Tad - Crane's Cafe (Sub Pop)
Gunshot - No Sell Out (Vinyl Solution)
Codeine - D (Glitterhouse/Sub Pop)
Robert Ward And The Black Top All Stars - Forgive Me Darling (Black Top)
Boo Radleys - Alone Again Or (Session)
A Homeboy, A Hippy And A Funky Dread - Drop Your Soul (Session)
Scotty - Thieves In The Temple (Two Friends)
Autopsy - Retribution For The Dead (Peaceville)
DJ Spike - Unsanity (Blanc)
Unsane N.Y.C. - This Town (Treehouse)
The Cherryblades - Down #1 (Imaginary)
The Cherryblades - Face #1 (Imaginary)
The Cherryblades - Soul (Imaginary)
Robson Banda And New Black Eagles - 
Glory Box - Raining Embers (Tea Time)
Bamn - Karma Inner Funky State (Bamn)
Boo Radleys - Something Soon She Said (Session)
AW1 Davis RB - Knights Of A Jedi (Scope)
Inside Out - I'm Talking (Meantime)
Ion Peptenar - Joc De Doi (Electrocorde)
Eton Crop - Noisy Town (Torso Dance)
A Homeboy, A Hippy And A Funky Dread - Dream (Session)

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

John Peel 29th May 1979

Featuring sessions from The Specials and Resistance.


Resistance - Incognito (Session)
Dalek I - Freedom Fighters (Vertigo)
Link Wray - Good Good Lovin' (Charisma)
Blank Students - Background Music (Fast Product)
Frank Ifield - She Taught Me How To Yodel
Stiff Little Fingers - Gotta Getaway (Rough Trade/Rigid Digits)
David Bowie - Yassassin (RCA)
The Specials - Monkey Man (Session)
Michael Chapman - Postcards Of Scarborough (Harvest)
25 Rifles - World War 3 (Self Released)
Resistance - Closest Kings (Session)
Bears - Decsisions (Good Vibrations)
Kid Thomas - Wail Baby Wail
Clive Langer and The Boxes - Simple Life (Radar)
Wayne Wade - Jah Vengeance (Prophet)
Dr Feelgood - Down At The Doctors (United Artists)
Joe Public - Hotel Rooms (Heartbeat)
Resistance - Walking Talking Abstract Man (Session)
The Ruts - Babylon's Burning (Virgin)
Magazine - I Wanted Your Heart (Virgin)
The Specials - Gangsters (Session)
Gene Vincent - The Night Is So Lonely (Capitol)

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

John Peel 9th June 1987

Featuring Noseflutes and Frankfurters in session.


Noseflutes - Thug Thug Thug (Session)
Fat Boys - Wipeout (Urban)
The Clash - London's Burning (CBS)
Maceo And The Macks - Cross The Track [We Better Go Back] (Urban)
Frankfurter - Hot Babes (Session)
Section 25 - Bad News Week (Factory)
Big Gun - Heard About Love (Hi Fibre)
Noseflutes - Rotting Honeymoon (Session)
SS 20 - Arnold Layne (Imaginary)
Phuture - Phuture Jacks (Trax)
Billy Bragg - A New England (Strange Fruit)
Kool G Rap and DJ Polo - Rikers Island (Cold Chillin')
Frankfurter - Gimme Donuts (Session)
Pop Will Eat Itself - Love Missile F1-11 (Chapter 22)
Jammies and Bobby Digital - Taller Than The King King (Greensleeves)
Noseflutes - Spitball On My Kisser (Session)
T Coy - Carino (Deconstruction)
Eugene Chadbourne - We Tried To Make A Record But We Couldn't Get It Together (Fundamental)
Flares - Hold Me, Thrill Me, Chill Me (Ace)
Eton Crop - Paraffin Brain (Ediesta)
Frankfurter - We're Gonna Eat John Peel (Session)
Unity Station - Our Man In Washington (Restless)
Davy D - Have You Seen Davy (Def Jam)
Noseflutes - Body Hair Up In The Air (Session)
Miracle Legion - Paradise (Rough Trade)
Shirati Jazz - Rosie Mpenzi (World Circuit)
The Smiths - Still Ill (Rough Trade)
Frankfurter - Inbred Zombies (Session)
Sonic Youth - Beauty Lies In The Eye (Blast First)

Monday, July 20, 2015

John Peel 4th March 1986

Featuring sessions from The Fall and Jasmine Minks.


The Cramps - Chicken (Big Beat)
Cravats - The Land Of The Giants (Reflex)
Steel Pulse - Blessed Is The Man (Elektra)
The Fall - New Face In Hell (Session)
Jasmine Minks - Cry For A Man (Session)
Hashim - Primrose Path (Cutting)
Stark Raving Mad - The Price Ain't Right (Slob)
Freiwillige Selbstkontrolle - My Funny Valentine (Zickzack)
Frankie Paul - Ghettoman Skank (Thunder Bolt)
The Fall - Jawbone And The Air Rifle (Session)
The Pogues - The Body Of An American (Stiff)
Mighty Mighty - Everybody Knows The Monkey (Girlie)
Jasmine Minks - The Ballad Of Johnny Eve (Session)
Spaniels - Three Little Words (Charly R and B)
We've Got A Fuzzbox And We're Gonna Use It - XX Sex (Vindaloo)
Mahotella Queens - Vuka Uzibuke (Earthworks)
The Fall - New Puritan (Session)
James Brown - Your Love (Polydor)
10'000 Maniacs - Scorpio Rising (Elektra)
Jasmine Minks - You Can Take My Freedom (Session)
Frantic Elevators - Searching For The Only One (Crackin' Up)
Bim Sherman and Akabu - Stop That Train (On U Sound)
Stump - Grab Hands (Ron Johnson)
Minimal Compact - The Traitor (Crammed Discs)
Bob Gaddy - Rip And Run (Old Town)
The Fall - Container Drivers (Session)
Exit 13 - Fields Of Joy (Squad)
King Kong - Legal We Legal (Live And Love)
Jasmine Minks - I Don't Know (Session)
Meters - Simple Song (Charly)

Thursday, July 16, 2015

John Peel 23rd May 1989

Featuring session tracks The Siddeleys .


Turbines - Wah Hey (Big Time)
The Siddeleys - My Favorite Wet Wednesday Afternoon (Session)
Kool Moe Dee - They Want Money (Jive)
Dub Sex - Voice Of Reason (Ugly Man)
Blue Anger - The Drunken Subteenagers (Future Art)
King Of The Slums - Ardent Swains (Play Hard)
The Siddeleys - Theft (Session)
Black Rock And Ron - Getting Large (Supreme)
Rumblefish - That's What I Say (Summerhouse)
The Lemonheads - Luka (Taang)
The Slits - FM (Island)
Wehrmacht - Jabberjaw (Shark)
Band Of Susans - Birthmark (Blast First)
Pussy Galore - SM 57 (Product Inc.)
The Siddeleys - When I Grow Up I'll Be A God (Session)

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

John Peel 21st August 1978

Featuring session tracks from The Prefects, Roy Harper and Godley And Creme.


The Upsetters - Return Of The Super Ape (Lion Of Judah)
Rich Kids - Ghosts Of Princes In Towers (EMI)
The Prefects - Things In General (Session)
Captain Beefheart - Hard Working Man (MCA)
Smiley Lewis - I Hear You Knocking (United Artists)
Stiff Little Fingers - 78 Revolutions A Minute (Rough Trade)
Godley And Creme - Sandwiches Of You (Session)
Motorhead - Louie Louie (Bronze)
Roy Harper - Forget Me Not (Session)
Yes - Don't Kill The Whale (Atlantic)
The Revolutionaries - Post Mortem (Ballistic)
The Prefects - Escort Girls (Session)
Siouxsie And The Banshees - Voices (Polydor)
The Fall - Repetition (Step Forward)
Boston - Don't Look Back (Epic)
Mary Monday And The Bitches - Popgun (Malicious Production)
Roy Harper - Same Old Rock (Session)
UFO - Only You Can Rock Me (Chrysalis)
Talking Heads - Stay Hungry (Sire)
The Prefects - The Bristol Road Leads To Dachau (Session)
Dave Edmunds - Deborah (Swan Song)
Prince Far I - Front Line Speech (Cry Tuff)
Roy Harper - I Hate The White Man (Session)
Teenage Jesus And The Jerks - Orphans (Migrane)
Al Roberts Jr - Too Nervous To Rock (Frog)
The Prefects - Agony Column (Session)
Leo Kottke - The Credits: Out-Takes from Terry's Movie (Chrysalis)

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

John Peel 6th April 1991

Featuring Datbltgu and the superb Viv Stanshall in session.


New Fast Automatic Daffodils - Get Better (Play It Again Sam)
Leaders Of The New School - Case Of The P.T.A. (Elektra)
Nirvana - School (Tupelo Recording Company)
Datblygu - Pop Peth (Session)
Moose - Jack (Hut)
T.K./Dirts Man - Never Trouble You (Digital B)
Dawson - White Colonial (Gruff Wit)
Zero Zero - The Sanity Clause (Kickin')
Top - She's Got All The World (Island)
Duane Eddy - Pepe (London)
Manufacture - A Measured Response (Play It Again Sam)
The Fall - Sinister Waltz (Cog Sinister/Fontana)
The Bedflowers - I'm So Cool (Mind The Gap)
Bim Sherman - Nightmare (On U Sound)
Datbygu - Nid Chwiwgi Pwdin Gwaed (Session)
Thee Stash - [We're] Selling Jeans For The U.S.A. (Shakin' Street)
Genius - Drama (Cold Chillin')
The Melvins - If I Had An Exorcism (Tupelo Recording Company)
Naked City - The Noose (Earache)
Viv Stanshall - Cackling Gas Capers/Tour De Farce/Achmedillo/Peristaltic Waves (Session)

Monday, July 13, 2015

John Peel 20th February 1993

Not a complete program but still well worth a listen. Featuring session tracks from Ukrainians and Even as we speak.


Sockeye - Don't Fear The Reaper (Slap A Ham)
Blood Sausage - What Law Am I Breaking Now (Wiiija)
Huggy Bear - Her Jazz (Wiiija)
Futurhythm - Butoh (Harthouse)
Ukrainians - Vona Moya (Session)
Supercharger - I Took A Ride [When You Said I'm Gone] (Estrus)
Gregory Isaacs - Top Ten (African Museum)
Th' Faith Healers - My Loser (Elektra)
Even As We Speak - The Revenge Of Ella Mae Cooley (Session)
Arpeggiators - X Plain The Un X Plained (Harthouse)
Gtowing Up Skipper - Abby (The Making Of Americans)

Thursday, July 09, 2015

John Peel 30th Decenber 1975

Featuring Ivor Cutler in session.


Toots And The Mayta - Louie Louie (Trojan)
Ivor Cutler - Pearly Winged Fly/Go Sit Upon The Grass (Session)
Cate Brothers - Time For Us (Asylum)
Ivor Cutler - Life In A Scotch Sitting Room Vol II Episode 11 (Session)
Led Zeppelin - Kashmir (Swan Song)
Ivor Cutler - Fremsley (Session)
Osibisa - Uhuru (Bronze)
Albion Country Band - The New St George/La Rotta (Island)
Ivor Cutler - True Humility/Nigerians In A Tunnel/I Spent Ten Years
Ivor Cutler - Sleepy Old Snake/Little Black Buzzer (Session)
Sadistic Mika Band - Okinawa [Strange Fish] (Harvest)
Betty Williams - If She's Your Wife [Who Am I]
Ivor Cutler - A Wooden Tree (Session)
Max Merritt and The Meteors - Slipping Away (Arista)


Wednesday, July 08, 2015

John Peel 11th June 1985

Featuring sessions from Finitribe and Naturalites.



The Bottle Up's - Werewolf (Amigo)
The Men They Couldn't Hang - Ironmasters (Imp)
The Naturalites - Pull Together (Session)
Metal Doughnut Band - Laura Norder (Vuggum)
10000 Maniacs - Can't Ignore The Train (Elektra)
Finitribe - Splash Care (Session)
Startled Insects - Underworld (Antenna)
The Chameleons - Looking Inwardly (Statik)
Bill 'Bojangles' Robinson with Irving Mills and his Hotsy Totsy Gang - Ain't Misbehaving (Stash A)
The Naturalites - Rastafari (Session)
Tar Babies - Why We Are (Bone Air/Paradise)

Tuesday, July 07, 2015

John Peel 19th December 1975

No session in this program just Mr Peel's favorite fifteen tracks of the year.


Grinderswitch - Pickin' The Blues (Capricorn)
Peter Skellern - Hold On To Love (Decca)
Laurel And Hardy with The Avalon Boys - The Trail Of The Lonesome Pine (United Artists)
Mike Oldfield - In Dulci Jubilo (Virgin)
Joan Armatrading - Back To The Night (A and M)
10CC - I'm Not In Love (Mercury)
Bob Sargeant - First Starring Role (RCA)
Peter Framton - Show Me The Way (A and M)
Bob Marley and The Wailers - No Woman No Cry (Island)
Joan Armatrading - Dry Land (A and M)
John Lennon - Imagine (Apple)
Rod Stewart - Sailing (Warner Bros)
Roy Harper - When An Old Cricketer Leaves The Crease (Harvest)
Jack The Lad - Gentleman Soldier (Charisma)
Millie Jackson - Loving Arms (Polydor)
Be Bop Delux - Maid In Heaven (Harvest)


Monday, July 06, 2015

John Peel 30th March 1991

Featuring sessions from Plant Bach Ofnus and Boss Hogg


Lethal Aggression - Ineluctable (Virulence)
Foreheads In A Fishtank - Happy Shopper (Stuf)
Cash Crew - Ting Called Crack (Scream)
Th' Faith Healers - Gorgeous Blue Flower In My Garden (Too Pure)
Milk - Treasure (Eve)
Plant Bach Ofnus - Saith (Session)
Poison Idea - Lawdy Miss Clawdy (Vinyl Solution)
Elvis Presley - Lawdy Miss Clawdy
Bamn - Deep Joy (Bamn)
Beres Hammond and Cutty Ranks - Love Me Have To Get (Penthouse)
Wanton Thought - Sewn Up (Boss Tuneage)
Paul Leary - Indians Storm The Government (Rough Trade)
First Offence - Just Try Me (Blip)
The Orchids - How Does That Feel (Sarah)
Skullflower - Satan My Black Ass, Steve Albini = Jim Steinman (Forced Exposure)
Poopshovel - Outta My Hair (Community 3)
Little Walter - Thunderbird (Chess)
Slint - Nosferatu Man (Touch And Go)

Thursday, July 02, 2015

John Peel 11th January 1982

Featuring sessions from APB and Killing Joke.


The Hornets - ? (Liberty)
Bunny Wailer - Collie Man (Solomonic)
APB - The Higher The Climb (Session)
Theatre Of Hate - Do You Believe In The Westworld (Burning Rome)
The Clash - Gates Of The West (CBS)
Killing Joke - We Have Joy (Session)
Distortion - Action Man (No Future)
The Higsons - Got To Get This Heat Out (Waap)
Errol Scorcher - Fork Head (Ja-Man)
APB - From You And Back To You (Session)
The Marine Girls - TUtti Lo Sanno (Whaam!)
The Human League - Seconds (Virgin)
Killing Joke - Chop Chop (Session)
Eek A Mouse - Ganja Smuggling (Self Immolation)
Philip And His Foetus Vibrations - Tell Me, What Is The Bane Of Your Life (Self Immolation)
Decades - China Doll (Emperor)
APB - Crooner's Lullaby (Session)
Palais Scaumburg - Ahol, Nicht Traurig Sein (Phonogram)
The Models - Man Of The Year (Step Forward)
Killing Joke - The Empire Song (Session)
Eek A Mouse - Operation Eradication (Greensleeves)
Lee Allen - Strollin' With Mr Lee (Ember)
APB - My Love (Session)

Wednesday, July 01, 2015

John Peel 9th December 1975

Featuring Gentle Giant in session.


Rory Gallagher - Let Me In (Chrysalis)
Sutherland Brothers And Quiver - Ain't Too Proud (CBS)
Gentle Giant - Just The Same (Session)
Canned Heat - Rollin' And Tumblin' (Sunset)
Led Zeppelin - Down By The Seaside (Swan Song)
King Tubby And The Aggravators - Lee's Dub
Donovan - Wrighter In The Sun (Pye)
Gentle Giant - On Reflection (Session)
Michael Hurley and Pals - Be Kind To Me (Raccoon)
Jimi Hendrix - Ezy Rider (Polydor)
Electric Light Orchestra - Night Rider (Jet)
Gentle Giant - Free Hand (Session)
Leo Kottke - Wheels (Capitol)