Wednesday, 26 June 2013

Pixies - Peel Session 1989



The complete session recorded by Pixies on 16 April 1989 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on 2 May 1989.

Tracklist:

1. Down To The Well (0:10)
2. Into The White (2:42)
3. Wave Of Mutilation (6:57)

Sonic Youth & Spiritualized - Untitled Improvisation



A live untitled improvisation by Sonic Youth and Spiritualized, recorded at Meltdown '98 at the Royal Festival Hall on 1 July 1998 and broadcast on the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1.

Tuesday, 25 June 2013

Billy Bragg - Peel Session 1991



The complete session recorded by Billy Bragg on 12 May 1991 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on 15 June 1991.

Tracklist:

1. The Few (0:07)
2. Accident Waiting To Happen (4:04)
3. Tank Park Salute (7:59)
4. Life With The Lions (11:42)

The Lucys - Peel Session 1981



The complete session recorded by The Lucys on 3 March 1981 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 11th of that month.

Tracklist:

1. The Right Man (0:13)
2. Lost Animal (4:14)
3. No Door (8:04)
4. Perfect Marriage (10:01)

Monday, 24 June 2013

The Method Actors - Peel Session 1981



The complete session recorded by The Method Actors on 18 July 1981 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 22nd of that month.

Tracklist:

1. Round World (0:07)
2. My Time (3:38)
3. E.Y.E. (5:14)
4. Strictly Gossip/Repetition (9:29)

Thursday, 13 June 2013

Bonnie Prince Billy - Live at Maida Vale 1999



The complete live session recorded at Maida Vale by Bonnie Prince Billy on the occasion of John Peel's 60th birthday on 31 August 1999 and broadcast on the next night's John Peel show on BBC Radio 1.

Tracklist:

1. Dream Of The Sea (0:42)
2. Sweeter Than Anything (4:22)
3. One With The Birds (7:30)
4. Arise, Therefore (10:39)

3 Inches of Blood - Peel Session 2003



The complete session recorded by 3 Inches of Blood on 1 October 2003 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 22nd of that month.

Tracklist:

1. Deadly Sinners (0:07)
2. Premonition Of Pain (5:24)
3. Conquerors Of The Northern Sphere (10:35)
4. Silver & Gold (12:39)

Head of David - Peel Session 1989



The complete session recorded by Head of David on 28 May 1989 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on 15 June 1989.

Tracklist:

1. Moonshine (0:07)
2. Caprice (3:43)
3. Wildwood (6:30)
4. Snake Hands Forever (10:25)

Head of David - Peel Session 1987



The complete session recorded by Head of David on 7 July 1987 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 15th of that month.

Tracklist:

1. Bugged (0:07)
2. Snake Domain (2:39)
3. Tequila (5:24)
4. Skin Drill (7:47)

Head of David - Peel Session 1986



The complete session recorded by Head of David on 23 September 1986 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on 6 October 1986.

Tracklist:

1. Jack Nicholson (0:07)
2. Pierced All Over (4:23)
3. Metal Texas Psych-Out (9:07)

Head of David - Peel Session 1986



The complete session recorded by Head of David on 22 April 1986 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 30th of that month.

Tracklist:

1. Snuff Rider M.C. (0:07)
2. Joyride Burning X (3:17)
3. Shadow Hills California (7:23)
4. Newly-Shaven Saint (11:50)

The Jam - Peel Session 1979



The complete session recorded by The Jam on 29 October 1979 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on 5 November 1979.

Tracklist:

1. Thick As Thieves (0:38)
2. The Eton Rifles (5:29)
3. When You're Young (9:51)
4. Saturday's Kids (13:33)

Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Rubella Ballet - Ballet Bag



The complete recording of the cassette only release Ballet Bag by Rubella Ballet, released on Xntrix in 1982.

Tracklist:

1. T (0:07)
2. Belfast (4:29)
3. A Dream Of Honey (6:01)
4. Newz (8:30)
5. Slant + Slide (9:44)
6. Me (12:14)
7. Krak Trak (15:51)
8. Blues (19:12)
9. Exit (22:36)

The Newtown Neurotics - Peel Session 1983



The (almost) complete session recorded by The Newtown Neurotics on 7 March 1983 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 21st of that month.

Tracklist:

1. Wake Up (0:07)
2. Agony (5:38)
3. Life In Their Hands (9:53)
4. Does Anyone Know Where The March Is? (12:59)

Sunday, 9 June 2013

Gorillaz - BBC Session 2001



The complete session recorded by Gorillaz at Maida Vale Studios for BBC Radio 1 in March 2001.

Tracklist:

1. 5/4 (0:07)
2. Dracula (2:41)
3. Clint Eastwood (7:28)
4. Starshine (11:57)

1919 - Peel Session 1983



The complete session recorded by 1919 on 4 May 1983 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 11th of that month.

Tracklist:

1. Control (0:07)
2. Storm (2:29)
3. Cry Wolf (6:37)
4. Alien (10:50)

Saturday, 8 June 2013

The Werefrogs - Peel Session 1993



The complete session recorded by The Werefrogs on 8 February 1993 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and first broadcast on 6 March 1993. This recording is taken from the repeat on 2 July 1993.

Tracklist:

1. H. Dumpty (0:08)
2. Slovenia (2:39)
3. Revelator (6:21)
4. Potvan (10:52)

Friday, 7 June 2013

Leonard Cohen - Peel Session 1968



The complete session recorded on 9 July 1968 for the Top Gear show with John Peel on BBC Radio 1 and first broadcast on the 14th of that month. Track 4 was recorded on 11 August 1968, so presumably tracks 1-4 are taken from a repeat of the original session plus this extra track. Track 5 not present on the later recording so has been tacked on to the end (lower quality unfortunately).

Tracklist:

1. You Know Who I Am (0:17)
2. Bird On A Wire (3:37)
3. Hey, That's No Way To Say Goodbye (7:38)
4. Dress Rehearsal Rag (11:02)
5. So Long Marianne (16:47)

Saturday, 1 June 2013

Cocteau Twins - Peel Session 1984



The complete session recorded by Cocteau Twins on 29 August 1984 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on 5 September 1984.

Tracklist:

1. Pepper Tree (0:07)
2. Whisht [Beatrix] (4:12)
3. Peep-Bo [Ivo] (7:17)
4. Otterley (10:52)

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