Monday, December 31, 2018

John Peel - 16th October 1979

Featuring Kevin Coyne in session.


The Jam - Eton Rifles (Polydor)
The Vapors - Prisoners (United Artists)
Kevin Coyne - Memory Lane Pt 12 (Session)
The Specials - Too Much Too Young (2 Tone)
Merton Parkas - You Should Be So Lucky (Beggars Banquet)
Joy Division - Auto-suggestion (Fast)
The Selecter - Too Much Pressure (2 Tone)
Talking Heads - Life During Wartime (Sire)
Don Drummond - University Goes Ska (Island)
Spherical Objects - Metropolis (Object)
The Ruts - Dope For Guns (Virgin)
Kevin Coyne - Ey Up Me Duck (Session)
Psykik Volts - Horror Story #5 (MHG)
Stiff Little Fingers - Straw Dogs (Chrysalis)
BB King - When My Heart Beats Like A Hammer (Modern Oldies)
Fad Gadget - The Box (Mute)
The Adverts - Cast Of Thousands (RCA Victor)
Swell Maps - Real Shocks (Rough Trade)
Freshmen - You’ve Never Heard Anything Like It (Release)
Zebra - Repression (Good Vibrations)
Kevin Coyne - A Leopard Never Changes Its Spots (Session)
Siouxsie And The Banshees - Mittageisen (Polydor)
Girl - My Number (Jet)
The Undertones - You’ve Got My Number [Why Don’t You Use it] (Sire)

Thursday, December 27, 2018

John Peel - 27th December 1978

The second 1978 Festive 50 show which also features sessions from X-Ray Spex, Buzzcocks and Steel Pulse.

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X-Ray Spex - I Am a Poseur (Session)
Buzzcocks - Noise Annoys (Session)
Steel Pulse - Macka Splaff (Session)
X-Ray Spex - Art-I-Ficial (Session)
Buzzcocks - Walking Distance (Session)
Steel Pulse - Handsworth Revolution (Session)
X-Ray Spex - Identity (Session)
Buzzcocks - Late for the Train (Session)
Steel Pulse - Jah Pickney - R.A.R. (Session)
X-Ray Spex - Genetic Engineering (Session)

1978 Festive Fifty
40. The Stranglers - London Lady (United Artists)
39. The Who - My Generation (Brunswick)
38. Siouxsie And The Banshees - Overground (Polydor)
37. Elvis Costello - Alison (Stiff)
36. Bob Dylan - Like A Rolling Stone (CBS)
35. The Motors - Dancing the Night Away (Virgin)
34. Siouxsie And The Banshees - Helter Skelter (Polydor)
33. The Stranglers - No More Heroes (United Artists)
32. The Stranglers - Hanging Around (United Artists)
31. Derek And The Dominoes - Layla (Polydor)
30. Buzzcocks - Moving Away from the Pulsebeat (United Artists)
29. Pink Floyd - Shine On You Crazy Diamond [parts I - V] (Harvest)
28. Dire Straits - Sultans of Swing (Vertigo)
27. Ian Dury - Sex And Drugs And Rock And Roll (Stiff)
26. Bruce Springsteen - Born to Run (Columbia)

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

John Peel - Radio Mafia, 26th December 1991

Another fine show recorded for Finnish station Radio Mafia.


Ed Robinson - False Alarm (Xterminator)
Lucky Sperms - Walking The Cow (Ecstatic Peace!)
D-Nice - To Tha Rescue (Jive)
Terry Edwards - Bingomasters' Breakout (Stim)
Pitch Shifter - Bastardiser (Sycophant)
Stereoid Maximus! - Life in the Greenhouse Effect (Big Cat)
Sonic Youth - Pacific Coast Highway (Blast First)
The Pied Piper - I Say Yeah! (Absolute 2)
Mono Men - Stop Draggin' Me Down (Estrus)
Extreme Noise Terror - Knee Deep In Shit (Discipline/Vinyl Japan)
Stereolab - Doubt (Duophonic Super 45's)
Aurlus Mabele And Diblo Dibala - Malade de Toi (Jimmy's Int. Productions)
Shonen Knife - Bear Up Bison (Seminal Twang)

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

John Peel - 25th December 1992

Featuring session tracks from PJ Harvey, Cobra, Nirvana and Sonic Youth as well as Festive 50 numbers  26 - 13.


Cocteau Twins - Frosty The Snowman (Volume)
PJ Harvey - Me Jane (Session)
Cobra - Be Patient (Session)
Nirvana - Floyd The Barber (Sub Pop)
Wawali Bonane - Bayaya (Maciste Productions)
Cheeze TM - Dancing Queen (Bob)
Aphex Twin - Didgeridoo (R+S)
Sultans Of Ping F.C.- Riot At The Sheepdog Trials (Divine)
Nirvana - Love Buzz (Session)
Nirvana - About A Girl (Session)
Nirvana - Polly (Session)
Nirvana - Spanx Thru (Session)
Cobra - Yush (Session)
PJ Harvey - Ecstasy (Session)
Sonic Youth - Theresa's Sound-World (DGC)
Dr Devious And His Wisemen - Cyberdream (Indisc)
The Wedding Present - Blue Eyes (RCA)
Sonic Youth - 100% (DGC)
Babes In Toyland - Handsome And Gretel (Southern)
Sugar - A Good Idea (Creation)
The Orb - Blue Room (Big Life)
The Wedding Present - Loveslave (RCA)
The Wedding Present - Silver Shorts (RCA)
Sonic Youth - Sugar Kane (DGC)
Sugar - Changes (Creation)
Suede - The Drowners (Nude)
The Wedding Present - Flying Saucer (RCA)
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Reverence (Blanco Y Negro)
Cobra - Fulfillment (Session)
Ministry - The TV Song (Sire)
Dutch Department Of Techno - Starwood Party [Major Malfunction Mix] (See Saw)
Sonic Youth - Psycho Mafia (Session)
Sonic Youth - Victoria (Session)
Sonic Youth - My New House (Session)
Sonic Youth - Rowche Rumble (Session)
Cobra - Tek Him (Session)
PJ Harvey - Highway 61 Revisited (Session)
Car And Driver - Two O' Clock (Force Inc)

Monday, December 24, 2018

John Peel - 24th December 2003

Featuring the first part of the 2003 Festive Fifty.


The Fall - Last Commands Of Xyralothep Via M.E.S. (Action)
Dez Williams - Sleeping On The Job (SCSI-AV)
Damon Albarn - Half A Song (Honest Jon's)
Mangi Mahal - Kalli Takkarein (Kismet)
Vaults - I'm Going (Red Flag)
Freddy Fresh - You Can See The Paint (Howlin')
Blizzard Boys - Ain't No Stoppin This (Blizzard Tracks)
Camera Obscura - Keep It Clean (Elefant)
Super Furry Animals - Slow Life (Epic)
Grandmaster Gareth - Dr. Dre Buys A Pint Of Milk (Awkward)
Hyper Kinako - Tokyo Invention Registration Office (GoJohnnyGoGoGoGo)
Belle And Sebastian - Stay Loose (Rough Trade)
The Golden Virgins - Renaissance Kid (Rex)
The Keys - Strength Of Strings (Too Pure)
Broadcast - Pendulum (Warp)
Cat Power - Werewolf  (Matador)
Ballboy - Born In The USA (SL)
Radiohead - There There (Parlophone)
The French - Gabriel In The Airport (Too Pure)
M.A.S.S. - Live A Little (Mandita)
The Black Keys - Have Love Will Travel (Fat Possum)
Neulander - Sex, God, Money (Disko B)
Maher Shalal Hash Baz - Open Field (Geographic)
Amsterdam - Does This Train Stop On Merseyside (Beat Crazy)
Camera Obscura - Suspended From Class (Elefant)
Architecture In Helsinki - The Owls Go (Trifekta)
Half Man Half Biscuit - It Makes The Room Look Bigger (Probe Plus)
The French - Porn Shoes (Too Pure)
The Fall - Green Eyed Loco Man (Action)
Los Straitjackets - Here Comes Santa Claus (Yep Roc)