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Babes In Toyland - Spanking Machine (Twin/Tone,1990)

Another band that I first discovered on the John Peel show. In 1989, grunge wasn’t a thing. Babes In Toyland were probably forerunners of that scene. 139 more words


In Memory Of John Peel Show Aug 29th - Podcast & Playlist

That’s Bill Corsello in the picture and he stars alongside Japan’s Mehata Sentimental Legend and Signor Benedick The Moor – Oh and saxaphones…?, Just like John Peel did it. 295 more words

Where will tomorrow's nostalgia come from?

Although I’ve only been doing this for a few days a couple of thoughts have struck me about how I discovered music when I was younger (pre internet). 730 more words

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Happy birthday John Peel: Our DJ set from "Peel's Big 75" at The Kazimier, Liverpool

Today would’ve been John Peel’s 75th birthday and last night we were proud to be part of “Peel’s Big 75″ at The Kazimier in Liverpool. We were asked to DJ for the night so we played a Peel-flavoured set that went like this… 656 more words

Happy 75th John - 'Keeping it Peel'

Today would have been John Peel’s Seventy Five Birthday, here’s a short selection of oddities in keeping with the style of a typical night broadcast… 68 more words


John Peel 75.

Everyone has their own reason as to why they do certain things. It can be a song, a book or a person. Going with the latter is sometimes dangerous because it doesn’t always work out. 292 more words


Today would have been the 75th birthday of Mr John Robert Parker Ravenscroft, known to most as Mr John Peel.

If you’ve visited here before you may have caught my ramblings about John in respect of my work with the wonderful… 199 more words