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#141 - Before the Dream Faded - The Misunderstood

Before the Dream Faded – The Misunderstood

John Peel once called I Can Take You To The Sun the best popular song ever written. The Misunderstood were the original performers of that song. 99 more words

Before The Dream Faded


There are few songs that top this.  I can’t put my finger on what makes it so listenable, but it’s one of those records that I have to stop and really enjoy each time it comes on the radio.   97 more words

#hap2014 - 263 - Teenage Kicks (by The Undertones)

Hey, does anyone know the favourite song of BBCs late legend of pop John Peel?

It surely is something super-eclectic. What else could be the favourite piece of pop of a man who spent decades presenting music to his audience without ever restricting himself. 69 more words


October's Record Club: JOHN PEEL NIGHT

Glossop Record Club returns on Thursday 9th October for JOHN PEEL NIGHT, curated and hosted by record club regulars Gavin Hogg and Steve McNamee. 1,767 more words


"...and narrated by John Peel"

Every so often, WordPress comes up with a daily prompt that’s quite irresistible, and a couple of days ago they offered up an absolute beauty. 570 more words


In Memory Of John Peel Show Sep 12th - Podcast & Playlist

The impossible journey from Mathewson through Blouse, True Natural Crew to JacobTV is just the start. Sit back and marvel… No talkovers – Just like John Peel did it. 333 more words

Premiere: R.O.C. - Asencion (album session moniter mix)

Want to hear something fresh? Try this, premiering on Backseat Mafia today. A swirl of post punk attitude and loneliness, with shards of guitars, spliced up tape, industrial noise, and spaced out, almost ambient house music, it’s all mixed up into something that sounds exciting and new and confusing and boundary pushing and essential. 280 more words