• John Peel Show
  • BBC Radio One
  • 1987-06-10
  • The final part of his three-night Strange Fruit competition.
  • When playing the Fall session track, John replies to listeners who wondered why the BBC chose to license the second session for release as opposed to the first: apparently, Mark E. Smith didn't want it released, but John hopes he can be persuaded otherwise.


  • Wolfhounds, #2. Recorded 1987-05-26. No known commercial release.
  • Milk Monitors, #1 (repeat). Recorded 1987-05-10. No known commercial release.


  • Birdhouse: 'No More (12 inch mini LP-Burnin' Up)' (Vinyl Solution)
  • Shirati Jazz: 'Mary Yar Alego (LP-Benga Beat)' (World Circuit)
  • Porno Sponges: 'Going Places, Eating Things' (Mutha) (starts to play Shirati Jazz track again by mistake)
  • Wolfhounds: 'Rule Of Thumb' (Peel Session)
  • Boogie Down Productions: 'Dope Beat (LP-Criminal Minded)' (B-Boy) (JP cites KRS-One and DJ Scott La Rock as the artists)
  • Milk Monitors: 'Yo Dance With Me' (Peel Session)
  • Fall: 'Mess Of My (LP-The Peel Sessions)' (Strange Fruit)
  • Apna Sangeet: 'Nach Payaan Mutiaran (LP-Punjabi Bhangra Songs)' (CBS Bombay)
  • Sonic Youth: 'Stereo Sanctity (LP-Sister)' (Blast First)
  • (JP: 'I think at the weekend I shall sit and listen to this a lot and muse on life.')
  • Wolfhounds: 'Sandy' (Peel Session)
  • Eugene Chadbourne: 'God Made Country Music For Good People Like Y'All (LP-Vermin Of The Blues)' (Fundamental)
  • Percy Sledge: 'It Tears Me Up (12 inch-B side of Cover Me)' (WEA)
  • Fat Boys: 'Hell, No! (LP-Crushin')' (Urban)
  • Milk Monitors: 'When All Else Fails' (Peel Session)
  • Angry Red Planet: 'Ghost Of The Crab Nebula (LP-Little Pigs, Little Pigs)' (Angry Red)
  • Slits: 'Walk About (LP-Return Of The Giant Slits)' (CBS)
  • (trailer for Janice Long's 'Singled Out')
  • Front 242: 'Agresiva Due (LP-Official Version)' (Red Rhino Europe)
  • Western Jazz Band: 'Lipa Kodi Ya Nyumba (LP-Tanzania Sound)' (Original Sound)
  • Wolfhounds: 'Boy Racers RM1' (Peel Session)
  • Original Sins: 'Sugar Sugar (7 inch-B side of Just 14)' (Bar None)
  • Latin Rascals: 'A Little Night Noise (LP-Bach To The Future)' (Polydor) (JP: 'Well, you might argue that a little of this goes a long way.')
  • Milk Monitors: 'Revenge' (Peel Session)
  • (trailer for 'Island Records Story')
  • X-Creta: 'Destructive Outfit (LP-Patronizing The Heterodox)' (Punk, Etc.)
  • Carmaig De Forest: 'Long Distance (LP-I Shall Be Released)' (Good Foot)
  • Jackdaw With Crowbar: 'Fourth World (12 inch-Monarchy, Mayhem And Fishpaste)' (Ron Johnson)
  • Sonic Youth: 'Pacific Coast Highway (LP-Sister)' (Blast First)
  • Masters Of Ceremony: 'Cracked Out (12 inch)' (Strong City)
  • Wolfhounds: 'Disgusted E7' (Peel Session)
  • Locomotive Late Night: 'Out Of Range (12 inch)' (KDY)
  • Melody Four: 'Theme From Dallas (LP-On Request)' (Chabada)
  • Milk Monitors: 'Don't Lean On Me' (Peel Session)
  • Billy Bragg: 'A Change Is Gonna Come (6-track EP)' (free with Wake Up magazine, distributed by Backs/Cartel)
  • (edit-since this is the end, the following content comes from another Peel show from 21 June 1990)
  • C: 'When He Come Back'
  • Paris Angels: 'Perfume'


  • 4. RADIO 1 06 10 87 JOHN PEEL.MP3 (Note misdate)
  • John Peel-BBC Radio One 10.06.87 Peel show broadcast
  • John Peel (10th June 1987).mp3
  • 02:04:29 (to 2:00:01)
  • 48 kbps stereo mp3 file

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