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‎BBC Radio Four
BBC Radio 4 is a radio station that broadcasts a wide variety of spoken-word programmes including news, drama, comedy, science and history. Over several decades, Peel appeared on shows such as Desert Island Discs, The Archers, Offspring, Home Truths ... Read More >
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‎John Wayne
On his 21 August 1985 show, Peel aired a patriotic commentary with orchestral backing from a 1973 album by the conservative US actor, between playing a reggae singer also called John Wayne and a cowpunk alternative country band named Jon Wayne ... Read More >
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Charlie Kunz
"Grotesque self-indulgence of course, my dad's favourite artist. ... I was down in a record shop on Oxford Street this afternoon looking at further Charlie Kunz LPs, so there is a possibility that once I've exhausted this LP there'll be more" … Read More >

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Butthole Surfers
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BFBS 1991
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In Scandinavia
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‎Half Japanese
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10 June 1986
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22 Aug 1990
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Mike Cooper
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Electro Hippies
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Force Vomit
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Peel TV

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Public Information Film - Give Blood

Peel supports the Give Blood campaign, 2004.


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Record Collection: Details of the first 100 LPs of each letter of John Peel's record collection were released at The Space website in 2012. All material is now available at John Peel Archive and YouTube. Since Sept. 2014, a new Record Boxes series features selections from the collection by key music figures. New:

If you have tapes of vintage Peel shows that you would like to share or get help converting to digital formats, please contact the Peel Mailing List, where you will find many people keen to help you.

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