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Robert Lloyd
Robert Lloyd (born 5 June 1959, Cannock, Staffordshire) is lead singer with The Nightingales and formerly with The Prefects. As a fan of both bands, Peel took an interest in Lloyd's other work, offering him and his New Four Seasons group two sessions in 1987 ... (read more)
Academic Articles
John Peel's life, work and role in British life and popular culture have begun to receive the attention of academic researchers, notably in a special edition of the Radio Journal. Of course, the most well-known of these researchers ... (read more)
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Sewer Zombies
"When I played a track from this next LP on my programmes in Britain, I got several letters from people saying, 'That is the worst band you've ever featured on your programme!' ... A valuable addition to our cultural lives, I think ... destined to be stars, no doubt about it." ... (read more)

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Zombie Squad
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14 Oct 1987
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Florrie Forde
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19 May 1986
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13 Sept 1988
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23 August 1989
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S&P Johnston
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Pete Roche
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George Lam

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John Peel's What The Magazines Say

Peel reviews the music press, What The Magazines Say, 1995.


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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. Latest:

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