• John Peel Show
  • BBC Radio One
  • 1991-03-09
  • (Introduction to show, mood of Peel, interesting comments, etc). If possible, please add mentions of gigs attended, TV appearances, etc, for use elsewhere on John Peel Wiki.


(Please add details of any commercial release of these sessions)


  • File 1 begins at start of programme
  • JP intro "What would it take to cheer you up tonight. A new track from The Fall? 2 new tracks from The Fall? How about 6 new tracks from the Fall, because that's what I've got. And another 6 in tomorrow night's programme incidentally."
  • Farm: Hearts & Minds (album - Spartacus) Produce MILK LP1
  • Sonic Youth: 'The Bedroom (Live And Previously Unreleased) (Maxi CD-Dirty Boots)' (Geffen) §
  • Ice Cube: Endangered Species (Tales From The Darkside)  (12" EP - Kill At Will) 4th And Broadway BRLM 572 @
  • Levellers 5: What's The Matter? (album - Clatter) Probe Plus PROBE 29
(JP: 'I left my glasses at home this evening, so you may occasionally hear me peering at things in the course of this programme. Not that I really need glasses, only for seeing.')
(JP: 'One of the penalties of course of middle age is that nobody wants to kiss you, at least not like that.')
(JP: 'Spunky kids. I like their style.')

§ tracks also on Best Of Peel Vol 24

@ tracks on File 3

& tracks also on File 4


  • 1) 1991-03-09 Peel Show R147.mp3
  • 2) John Peel 19910309 - 128 kbps.mp3
  • 1) 1:33:57
  • 2) 1:28:40
  • 0:06:51 overlap between the files so around 4 minutes missing

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