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The Harpers: Their part in my victory (with apologies to Spike Milligan)

‘I was a young man, back in the 1960’s‘ – Robin Williamson, Incredible String Band

I’m not quite old enough to be called a proper hippie, but as a young teenager I got well into tye-dying, and making my own ridiculous… 1,404 more words


In Memory Of John Peel Show Apr 24th - Podcast & Playlist

Blistering new music From Girl Band, The Chewers, Death Grips and more including some perfect Pop, really. (RSS)Pod-Subscribe for free here or embed/listen at… 497 more words

Heroes - John Peel - uncompromising DJ who played his own things - The DJ of my generation.

These are the images of John I cherish. He was his own man. He loved music and helped establish the music of the British Underground and then Punk. 161 more words

Rock Music

In Memory Of John Peel Show Apr 17th - Podcast & Playlist

Rockers Rappers Poets and noisy Classical Types all clash on this week’s edition, Square Pusher? Next week.

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He Flicked to Kick

I know that John Peel’s favourite song EVER (wow, that’s some feat, since he must have listened to more records than most) was Teenage Kicks, 119 more words

Pop Music

Early Grunge

Had a dreadful afternoon, feeling really poorly, so an early night scuppered any plans to add this little gem.

I know I would have heard this on John Peel’s show, several times – I can still hear his unmistakable voice uttering the band name.   72 more words

Alternative Music

In Memory Of John Peel Show Apr 10th - Podcast & Playlist

Through the melodic to the idiosynchratic, and the thunderous – new Wire & White Hills

(RSS)Pod-Subscribe for free here or embed/listen at podomatic –  playlist below… 311 more words