• 1991-12-22
  • With the 1991 Festive Fifty abandoned, until resurrected in 1993, the second of four shows featuring top records and best sessions of the year.



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(JP (on Nirvana): 'When I saw them supporting Shonen Knife, in Kilburn, London, they said something along the lines of, "Of course, you realize, kids, that we're only using you to get to that Bryan Adams audience." I laughed, but I wondered whether they had said that at all of the gigs.') (The gig referred to appears to have taken place at the Kilburn National on 1991-12-05. See Gigography.)

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  • Gunshot: Crime Story / Clear From Present Danger
  • Anhrefn: Bank Robber

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  • a) JP911222b.mp3
  • b) JP911222c.mp3
  • c) JP911222d.mp3
  • d) JP911222e.mp3
  • e) BestOf1991_05b
  • f) John Peel 19911222 - 128 kbps Part 1.mp3
  • g) John Peel 19911222 - 128 kbps Part 2.mp3
  • h) JohnPeel_1991122a.mp3
  • i) JohnPeel_1991122b.mp3
  • j) L046.1
  • k) L046.2
  • a) 00:46:42
  • b) 00:46:43
  • c) 00:46:42
  • d) 00:35:05
  • e) 00:52:12 (last 25 minutes of this tape are the first 25 minutes of this show)
  • f) 01:34:34
  • g) 01:27:38
  • h) 00:52:21
  • i) 00:52:13
  • j) 00:40:27
  • k) 00:46:03
  • Not listed here, the file circulated as JP911222a.mp3 appears to be the wrongly dated start of 05 January 1992.
  • L019, L021, L022, L046 all contain parts of this show.