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Record shops, vinyl and John Peel

Two years ago I wrote a blog about John Peel, so let’s not rewrite it again, but you can read it if you missed it then. 251 more words


Drum & bass: the real best new music of the nineties

When I first heard drum & bass music it was sometime during 1994 on the John Peel show. It wasn’t, admittedly, one of those moments when your life changes in an instant as a result. 592 more words

Foreign Beggars & Alix Perez featuring Riko Dan - Deng [nevermind remix]

• “Deng ” set to a picture of the housing EP cover. Thanks to Par Excellence.

“Great Dubbeat from England”

Download single December 2014, a remix of their single from several months earlier. 844 more words


In Memory Of John Peel Show: 20161024 - Podcast & Playlist

  Starling Vortex-Matthew Cattell

In Memory of John Peel Show on KFFP FM & rebroadcast all over the planet thanks to patreon backers

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... fades in quietly

charity shop finds this weekend, two for £1:50. How could I refuse? Ballard is everywhere again, as well he might be – there’s a dramatisation of… 719 more words


The Age of The Ageless

The late lamented Radio 1 DJ John Peel once recalled his anxiety as he realised his life was rapidly creeping towards the same age his father reached when he died; as the actual day approached, he became convinced he wasn’t going to outlive him; but he did. 851 more words

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Vale Earth Fair John Peel Tribute Night 2016

Every year since his death in 2004 the Vale Earth Fair have staged an event paying tribute to DJ John Peel. Peel’s work on BBC Radio 1 (and elsewhere) gained a reputation for discovering and breaking new and eclectic music spanning styles from world folk to grindcore and it has taken the… 542 more words