Monday, August 21, 2017

John Peel - 21st August 1979

Featuring sessions from The Piranhas and Nicky And The Dots.


Madness - The Prince (Two-Tone)
UK Subs - Scum Of The Earth (GEM)
Nicky And The Dots - Sitting Next To Susan (Session)
The Piranhas: Boyfriend (Session)
Trainspotters: High Rise (Arista)
Normaal - Marie (WEA)
Humburs - Way Of Life (Youth Of Roots)
Vermilion And The Aces - I Like Motorcycles (Illegal)
XTC - Millions (Virgin)
Quads - There Must Be Thousands (Big Bear)
Echo And The Bunnymen - Monkies (Open Eye)
Nicky And The Dots - Can't Touch Anything (Session)
Mittagspause - Intelnet (Pure Freude)
Piranhas - Getting Beaten Up (Session)
The Buzzcocks - Breakdown (New Hormones)
Buzzcocks - Time's Up (New Hormones)
Cabaret Voltaire - Nag Nag Nag (Rough Trade)
The Undertones - [She's A] Runaround (Sire)
Carlton And His Shoes - Sugar And Spice (DEB)
The Slits - Newtown (Island)
Bitch - Big City (Hurricane)
Jimmy Reed - Bright Lights Big City (Vee Jay)
Nicky And The Dots - Girl Gets Nervous (Session)
Squire - B-A-B-Y Baby Love (Bridge House)
Astronauts - Everything Stops The Baby (Bugle)
Piranhas - Happy Families (Session)
Gary Numan - Cars (Beggars Banquet)
Zoom Club - I Can't Compete (Happy Face)
Augustus Pablo - Ras-Menelik Congo (Daddy Kool)
UK Subs - Telephone Numbers (GEM)
The 45's - Couldn't Believe A Word (Chopper)
Glass Torpedoes - Morning, Noon And Night (Teen Beat)
Sandy Nelson - Teen Beat (Imperial)
Nicky And The Dots - She Walks There (Session)
Piranhas - Yap Yap Yap (Session)
Joy Division - Day Of The Lords (Factory)
Paddy Glackin And Paddy Keenan - The Sporting Pitchfork/The Rambling Pitchfork (Tara)

Thursday, August 17, 2017

John Peel - 17th August 1976

A pre-recorded show broadcast while Peel was on holiday. It was one in a series of retrospectives, on this occasion the subject was The Soft Machine.


The Soft Machine - Love Makes Sweet Music (Polydor)
The Soft Machine - Memories (BYG)
Gong - 5 And 20 Schoolgirls (BYG)
Gong - Sold To The Highest Buddha (Virgin)
Daevid Allen And Euterpe - Children Of The New World (Virgin)
The Soft Machine - Pig (ABC)
The Soft Machine - Joy Of A Toy (ABC)
Kevin Ayers - Joy Of A Toy Continued (Harvest)
Kevin Ayers - Stranger In Blue Suede Shoes (Harvest)
Kevin Ayers - Everyone Knows The Song (Harvest)
The Soft Machine - Stanley Stamp's Gibbon Album (Columbia)
Hugh Hopper - Minipax II (CBS)
Isotope - Frog (Gull)
The Soft Machine - The Man Who Waved At Trains (Harvest)
Matching Mole - O Caroline (CBS)
Robert Wyatt - Soup Song (Virgin)
Robert Wyatt - I'm A Believer (Virgin)

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

John Peel - 16th August 1990

The eighth show in The Fall In August series.


U Roy - I Feel Good (Ujama)
Bog-Shed - Tried To Hide But Forced To Howl (Shellfish)
Double Dee And Steinski - Lesson Two [James Brown Mix] (Not On Label)
Gang Green - Have Fun (Taang!)
Fur Bible - Plunder The Tombs (New Rose)
The Wedding Present - You Should Always Keep In Touch With Your Friends (Reception)
Brigadier Jerry - One Dance Story (Supreme)
Happy Mondays - Freaky Dancin' [Live] (Factory)
Fresh Force - All Hail The Drum (Sutra)
The Fall - Hot Aftershave Bop (Session)
The Fall - ROD (Session)
The Fall - Gross Chapel/GB Grenadiers' (Session)
The Fall - US 80s 90s (Session)
The Triffids - Personal Things (Hot)
Skinny Boys - Unity (Warlock)
Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds - By The Time I Get To Phoenix (Mute)
The Stupids - So Much Fun (Children Of The Revolution)
Culture - One A We (Blue Mountain)
Big Black - Kerosene (Blast First)
Word Of Mouth ft. DJ Cheese - Coast To Coast (Champion)

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

John Peel - 15th August 1990

The seventh show in The Fall In August series.


The Wedding Present - Once More (Reception)
Admiral Tibet - Leave People Business (Techniques)
Half Man Half Biscuit - Time Flies By [When You're The Driver of A Train] (Probe Plus)
Stetsasonic - Just Say Stet (Tommy Boy Music)
The Jesus And Mary Chain: 'Some Candy Talking (New Musical Express)
The Turbines - Wah-Hey (Big Time)
Miracle Legion - The Backyard (Making Waves)
Pablo Lubadika Porthos - Nai Mituni (Afro Rhythmes)
Christ On Parade - Thoughts Of War (Pusmort)
The Fall - LA (Session)
The Fall - The Man Whose Head Expanded (Session)
The Fall - What You Need (Session)
The Fall - Faust Banana (Session)
Dr. Jekyll And Mr. Hyde - He's The Band (Profile)
Minor Threat - Straight Edge (Dischord)
King Everald - Automatic (Waterhouse)
Sheriff Jack - We're Gonna Be In Love (Midnight Music)
Yeah Yeah Noh - Stealing In The Name Of The Lord (In Tape)
Chicago Bears Shufflin' Crew - The Super Bowl Shuffle (Red Bear)
Big Black - Passing Complexion (Homestead)
Float Up CP - Chemically Wet (Rough Trade)
Happy Mondays - Delightful (Factory)

Monday, August 14, 2017

John Peel - 14th August 1990

The sixth show in the Fall In August series.


The Vibes - I'm In Pittsburgh [And It's Rain'in] (Chainsaw)
Woodentops - Move Me (Rough Trade)
Chris 'The Glove' Taylor - Itchiban Scratch (Electrobeat)
Jane Bond And The Undercovermen - The Girl Who Knew Too Much (Normal)
Hüsker Dü - 59 Times The Pain (SST)
General Tree - Ghost Rider (Sunset)
Dawn Chorus And The Blue Tits - Teenage Kicks (Stiff)
Trouble Funk - Let's Get Small (4th & Broadway)
The Fall - Cruiser's Creek (Session)
The Fall - Couldn't Get Ahead (Session)
The Fall - Gut Of The Quantifier (Session)
The Fall - Spoilt Victorian Childe (Session)
Unknown D.J. - 808 Beats [Eight Hundred And Eight Beats] (Techno Hop)
Nip Drivers - Rio (Enigma)
New Order - Love Vigilante (Factory)
Junior Reid - Hunts Bay (Black Roots)
They Might Be Giants - Everything Right Is Wrong Again (TMB/Eva-Tone)
Sonic Architecture - M-M-M-Manhattan (Blackmarket)
Jesus And Mary Chain - You Trip Me Up (Blanco Y Negro)
The Wedding Present - Go Out And Get 'Em Boy (Reception)
Cocoa Tea - Can't Stop Cocoa Tea (Volcano)
Roy Orbison - Wild Hearts (ZTT)

Thursday, August 10, 2017

John Peel - 10th August 2000

Featuring Lupine Howl in session.


Nought - Nought II (Shifty Disco)
Roni Size And Reprezent - Who Told You' (Talkin' Loud)
Herman Düne - I Do The Crab Walk' (Prohibited)
Bluetip - Hot Fast Union (Dischord)
Steward - This Land Is Nervous [Cex Remix] (555)
Lupine Howl - Sometimes (Session)
Culture - Humble African (VP)
Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band - My Human Gets Me Blues (Milksafe)
Turin Brakes - The Boss (Source)
Fink - Ever Since I Was A Kid' (N Tone)
Shellac - Q R J' (Touch And Go)
Electric Music - Baptised By The Piano King (Zubizaretta)
Precocious Child - No No No (Demo)
A Sides - Crazy (Eastside)
Lupine Howl - The Jam That Ate Itself (Session)
Adventures In Stereo - Birds (Bobsled)
James Ruskin - Version (Tresor)
Hefner - As Soon As You're Ready (Too Pure)
Love - Seven And Seven Is (Elektra)
Draco - V-A-C-A-N-T (Up/Slabco)
Lupine Howl - Love Decays (Session)
Señor Coconut - Tour De France (Multicolor)
Herman Düne - Ulrika's Body (Prohibited)
Chantells And Friends - Natty Supper (Blood And Fire)

Wednesday, August 09, 2017

John Peel - 9th August 2002

Featuring Whistler in session.


Cinerama - Lollobrigida (Scopitones)
Roy Orbison - Ooby Dooby (Charly)
Acetate - Kingsize (Emotif)
Whistler - It's Not Too Late (Session)
Jah Mason - Food (Art Music)
Hefner - Greater London Radio (Too Pure)
10 5 Newton - Drawn As A Sketch (Effortless)
Budowitz - Horowitz's Zogekhts (Rough Guide)
Herman Düne - Drug Dealer in the Park (Prohibited)
Whistler - Thank You (Session)
Wiper - The Telefunken Sound (White Label)
Telefunken - LPD 50 Span (Domino)
Shellac - Mama Gina (Touch And Go)
Adventures In Stereo - Running' (Bobsled)
Jimmie Lunsford - Lunsford Special (Pulse)
Whistler - You And Me (Session)
Pram - A History Of Ice (Domino)
Dylan And Faos - Plankton VIP (Biotic)
The Delgados - No Danger (Chemikal Underground)
Dim Dim - Kelly And Ken (Audio Dregs)
Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band: 'Bat Chain Puller (Milksafe)
Whistler - My Kind Of Nightmare (Session)
Aretha Franklin - Save Me (Kent)
Persona/Warn/Defever - Thumper [I Could Not Let You Go] (LO)
Union Kid - The Taking Of The Hill (1970)
Whistler - I Saw You (Session)
Happy Flowers - Daddy Melted (Homestead)
No Tshuna Tsha - Kweni Ni Kweni Tu (Folk Roots)

Tuesday, August 08, 2017

John Peel - 8th August 2000

Featuring Element in session.


EC8OR - I Won't Pay (Digital Hardcore)
Salako - Look Right (Elefant)
Doc Bagby - Dumplins (Ace)
Element - Rural Tuning (Session)
Garlic - Slave To The Summer, Son (Propylactic)
Shere Khan - Equaliser (Petrol)
Alfie - Bookends (Twisted Nerve)
Jah Mason - Things To Do' (Mixing Lab)
Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band - Doctor Dark (Milksafe)
Hefner - Painting And Kissing (Too Pure)
Element - Fatty Party (Session)
Dijeteq - The Manace (Beeswax)
Big Black - Shotgun (Homestead)
Rapeman - Monobrow (Blast First)
Shellac - Squirrel Song (Touch And Go)
Rebus Tape - Drug Shaping (Reel Music)
Element - Dancing Dogs (Session)
Te Vaka - Pate Pate (Folk Roots)
Elf Power - When the Serpents Approach (Arena Rock)
Stock, Hausen And Walkman - Creeps (Hot Air)
Levi Roots - Greedy Bug' (Soundbox)
Co-Fusion - Elm (Reel Music)
Element - Kitten Modulation (Session)
Yukari Fresh - Michael Owen' (Bungalow)
...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead - A Perfect Teenhood (Domino)

Monday, August 07, 2017

John Peel - BFBS, 7th August 1983

Originally broadcast on the British Forces Broadcasting Service in Germany.



Expelled - Dreaming (Riot City)
Jane Bond And The Undercover Men - Hot Rod Lincoln (Ear Movie)
In The Nursery - When Cherished Dreams Come True (Paragon)
XTC - Yacht Dance (Virgin)
Akendengué - Epuguzu (CBS)
Killing Joke - Are You Receiving (Malicious Damage)
Die Toten Hosen - Opel Gang (Totenkopf )
Comsat Angels - Will You Stay Tonight? (Jive)
Johnny Osbourne - Lend Me The Sixteen (Studio One)
The Birthday Party - Blundertown (Missing Link)
Family 5 - Japaner in Düsseldorf (Das Büro)
Linda Hudes Power Trio - I Love You Madly (Power And Glory)
Ti-Tho - Elefantenjäger (TELDEC)
The Dingles - Love And Harmony (Rudwill)
Killing Joke - Rejuvenation (EG)
Jazzateers - Show Me The Door (Rough Trade)
Jazzateers - Once More With Feeling (Rough Trade)
Misty - Oh Wicked Man (People Unite)
Bananamen - The Crusher (Hava Banana/Big Beat)
Akendengué - Okuwa (CBS)
Ike Yard - Cherish 8 (Factory America)
Shadocks - Alltagstrott (No Name)
Tetrack - Come A We (Music Works)
Cabaret Voltaire - 24-24 (Some Bizarre/Virgin)
Dormannu - Powdered Lover (Illuminated)
Schleimer K - The Mainline (Industrie Discografiche Lacerba)
Amos And Sara - Enough Is Enough (It's Waar Boys)
Ti-Tho - Ich (TELDEC)
Jane Bond And The Undercover Men - Debutants (Ear Movie)

Thursday, August 03, 2017

John Peel - 3rd August 1991

Featuring session tracks from Pitchshifter and One By One.


Gospel Fish - You Must Be Fool (Sinbad)
Datura Seeds - S + P 69 (Toxic Shock)
Belt - Bad Breed
Chain Of Strength - Hurts To Ask (First Strike)
A Homeboy, A Hippie And A Funki Dredd - Work It Out (Tam Tam)
Blue-Green Gods - Darkness On The Other Side (Jettison)
William S. Burroughs And Gus Van Sant - The Hipster Be-bop Junkie ( Singles Only Label)
One By One - Satan In The Grooves/Tell Me (Session)
Daniel Johnston and Yo La Tengo - Speeding Motorcycle! (Singles Only Label)
Pitchshifter - Tendril (Session)
David Madden And Taxi Gang - Shank I (Taxi)
Värttinä - Mie Oon Musta
Headbutt - A Song For Europe (Pigboy)
Jonestown - Recall (C/Z)
Supercat, Heavy D And Frankie Paul - Big And Broad (Wild Apache)
Drain - Martyr's Road (Trance Syndicate)
Ed Hall - Witless Tilt (Trance Syndicate)
Bizarre Inc. - Such A Feeling (Vinyl Solution)
Even As We Speak - One Step Forward (Sarah)
Mudhoney - Let It Slide (Sub Pop)
Calamity Jane - Miss Hell (Sympathy For The Record Industry)
Burning Spear - Come Come (Burning Spear)
One By One - Weakness [Night And Day] (Session)
Solo - Rainbow (Reverb)
Pitchshifter - Dry Riser Inlet (Session)
Ozo featuring Gypsy Emcee K-Jam - Om Mani Padmi Hom (Anambra River) (Riot)

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

John Peel - 2nd August 1991

Originally broadcast on the British Forces Broadcasting Service.


Gallon Drunk - The Last Gasp [Safty] (Clawfist)
The Popguns - Living In Sin (Midnight Music)
Infinity Project - Bubbles One (Fabulous)
Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 - Nail In The Head (Matador)
Snapper - Telepod Fly (Avalanche)
Mudhoney - Pokin' Around (Sub Pop)
Kanda Bongo Man - Mosali (Hannibal)
Gibson Bros - Old Devil (Giant Claw)
Smashing Pumpkins - Bury Me (Caroline)
Supercat, Heavy D And Frankie Paul - Big And Broad (Wild Apache)
The Farm - Mind (Produce)
Tacey Robbins - My L.A. (Romulan)
The Sweetest Ache - Sickening (Sarah)
Kitschfinger - It's Alright (Ata Tak)
Iowa Beef Experience - Guilt And Revenge (Pigboy)
The Wedding Present - Mothers (RCA)
The Ukrainians - Oi Divchino (Cooking Vinyl)
Blapps Posse - Don't Hold Back! (Tribal Bass)
Gumball - Pre (Paperhouse)
Kenny And The Fiends - House On Haunted Hill (Candy)
Kanda Bongo Man - Monie (Hannibal)
Mudhoney - Don't Fade IV (Sub Pop)
Honeymoon Killers - Nothin' (Insipid Vinyl)
Wedding Present - Dan Dare (RCA)
Pinchers - Enemies (Digital-B)
FSK - The Wall (Sub-Up)
Gabriel Omolo And His Apollo Komesha 71 - Keep Change No 3 (Apollo)

Tuesday, August 01, 2017

John Peel - 1st August 1989

A slightly edited show but don't let that put you off. Hey Paulette provide the session.


Napalm Death - The Missing Link (Earache)
Mighty Force - Cosmic Ambassador Hi-Fi (Scam/Bop Cassettes)
Hey Paulette - I Really Do Love Penelope (Session)
Benny Profane - Stitch That (Play Hard)
Captain Beefheart and Magic Band - The Floppy Boot Stomp (Warner Bros)
Hey Paulette - A Pet Day (Session)
Johnny Tezano - La Verite De J.T. (Touré Jim's)
Bolt Thrower - Through The Eye Of Terror (Earache)
Honor Role - Familian And Plain (Homestead)
Fancy Black - Stand Up And Fight (Phantom)
Depth Charge - Depth Charge (Vinyl Solution)
Greater Than One - I Don't Need God (Kunst = Kapital)
Hey Paulette - Erstwhile Wet Blanket (Session)
Elmore James - Baby Please Set A Date