I was listening to some old John Peel shows over the last few days and thought I’d share a few as I’m sure I’m not the only one who needs a bit of Peel in their life now and again.
The first show is from 02/11/1981 and any more I put up will just be random.
Featuring sessions from Twisted Nerve and Twinkle Brothers.
Vice Squad – It’s A Sell-Out (Riot City)
Lora Logic – Wonderful Offer (Rough Trade)
Gregory Isaacs – Special Guest (GG’s)
Twisted Nerve – When I’m Alone (Session)
Religious Overdose – I Said Go (Glass)
ABC – Tears Are Not Enough (Neutron)
Vice Versa – Science Fact (Neutron)
Twinkle Brothers – Rasta Pon Top (Session)
Teardrop Explodes – Colours Fly Away (Mercury)
Twisted Nerve – Five Minutes Of Fame (Session)
Krupps – Wahre Arbeit – Wahrer Lohn (Zickzack)
Einstürzende Neubauten – Tanz Debil (Zickzack)
Mannschreck – Trimm Trab (Schreckschuss Schallplatten)
Neues Deutschland – Wildwux (Iron Curtain)
Catwax Axe Co.- Jumbo Jet [Hey! I Want Your Crazy Wild] (Rondelet Music)
Twinkle Brothers: Never Get Burned (Session)
Angelic Upstarts featuring Roy Young – Different Strokes (EMI)
Scritti Politti – The “Sweetest Girl” (Rough Trade)
Joy Division – Walked In Line (Factory)
Twisted Nerve – Indecision (Session)
Pablo Lubadika “Porthos” – Mbongo Mokonzi (Afro Hit Discafrique)
Electric Guitars – Work (Recreational)
Blue Orchids – Work (Rough Trade)
Misfitsm – We Are 138 (Plan 9)
I think I’ve only heard of 7 or 8 of these bands, or have forgotten them. That happens a lot when listening back to these shows.