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Show

Name
  • John Peel Show
Station
  • BBC Radio One
YYYY-MM-DD
  • 1969-11-08
Comments
  • Tracklisting below is from Volume 1 of the Decktician Logs. Many thanks to Decktician, Ken Garner for copying and additional information, and Rocker for acting as central HQ.
  • There is a session from Texas bluesman and one-man-band Juke Boy Bonner (1932-1978), who had toured Britain and Europe as part of the 1969 American Folk Blues Festival. Among the other artists on the package tour were Earl Hooker and Clifton Chenier, both of whom gained airplay on Peel's shows.
  • The short-lived (1968-1970) Manchester band Sweet Marriage were one of the more obscure outfits to have recorded a Peel session in the late 1960s, As well as the songs on the album mentioned below, there are said to be eight unreleased tracks by Sweet Marriage produced by Peel and Walters in 1968-9. More about the band here

Sessions

  • Juicy Lucy
  • Juke Boy Bonner Only session. Recorded 1969-11-08 (according to Ken Garner's The Peel Sessions).
  • Sweet Marriage Repeat of only session. Recorded 1969-08-11.
    • ‘More’ and ‘Titania’ appear on the LP John Peel Presents Top Gear (BBC)
  • King Crimson #2 1969-08-19. Repeat.
    • Partly released on Epitaph
    • 'Get Thy Bearings' not broadcast. 

(Please add details of session number, recording date, etc, plus any commercial releases)

Tracklisting

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