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‎‎‎‎DM Bob & The Deficits
The American/German country garage rock outfit fronted by Robert (Bob) Tooke (aka Deutsche Mark Bob) recorded one Peel session, in 1997. Outside the band, DM Bob did an additional one in 2004 in a duo with Jem Finer of the Pogues ... Read More >
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‎‎‎Thompson Twins
Thompson Twins were a British new wave and later electronic music pop group. Peel was an early supporter and played their independently released 1980 debut single as well as the follow-up, both recorded when the combo were still a four-piece ... Read More >
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Anthony Powell
Anthony Dymoke Powell (1905-2000) was an English novelist best known for 'A Dance to the Music of Time', published between 1951 and 1975. In January 1990, Peel named the 12-volume work as his book choice on Desert Island Discs ... Read More >

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Nightshift - A Night at Radio 1 (Radio 1...As it is) (1995)

Peel features between 6:10 and 7:10 in Night Shift: A Night At Radio One, 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. Event:

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