- File 1 has the first 1 hour 38 minutes of the show.
- Peel dedicates an MC Dollar Bill record to his son William, after he failed to pass his karate grade.
- Peel is delighted that Roy Orbison will be making a new LP, but is disappointed that Huey Lewis will be writing the songs.
- Peel mentions seeing the video Krush Groove with his son William and thought the Fat Boys in the film were entertaining.
- Peel mentions having read The Third Policeman by Flann O'Brien and says it's his favourite book. He goes on to say that he has read it several times and gives copies of it to his friends.
- Bhundu Boys #1 recorded 6th July 1986. Released on "The Bhundu Boys In London" JIT-5
- Laibach #1 recorded 15th June 1986, repeat, first broadcast 24 June 1986. Released on The John Peel Sessions CD, 2002 (Strange Fruit SFRSCD104)
(Please add details of any commercial release of these sessions)
- Woodentops: Everything Breaks (album - Giant) Rough Trade
- Bhundu Boys: Manhenga (session) #
- Fall: Hot Aftershave Bop (12" - Living Too Late) Beggars Banquet BEG 165T #
- MC Dollar Bill: Lifestyles Of The Fresh And Fly (12") Profile
- Avons: Facial (album - Music From Three Rivers Reach) Létharge
- Stupids: Always Never Fun (album - Peruvian Vacation) Children Of The Revolution
- Marlene Webber: Right Track (shared 7" with David Isaacs - Right Track / Place In The Sun) Rattie Soul
- Scratch Acid: Eyeball (album - Just Keep Eating) Rabid Cat
- Laibach: Live Is Life (session)
- Bhundu Boys: Writing On The Wall (session)
- (no sound for a few seconds, possibly due to changing side of tape)
- Yeah Jazz: This Is Not Love (12") Upright
- Culture: One Grand Son (album - Culture At Work) Blue Mountain
- Vindaloo Summer Special Starring Nightingales, Ted Chippington and We've Got A Fuzzbox And We're Gonna Use It!!: Rockin' With Rita (Head To Toe) (7") Vindaloo
- Altar Ego: War (12" - Altar Ego) Hot
- Automatic Dlamini: Crazy Supper (12" - The Crazy Supper EP) DforDrum
- Bhundu Boys: Chemedza Vana (session)
- Half Man Half Biscuit: Architecture, Morality, Ted And Alice (12" - The Trumpton Riots E.P.) Probe Plus
- Laibach: Krst (session)
- Trouble Funk: Good To Go (v/a album - Good To Go - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Island
- Big Flame: New Way (Quick Wash And Brush Up With Liberation Theology) (v/a cassette - C86) New Musical Express
- Bhundu Boys: Let's Work Together (session)
Tracks marked # on File 2
- 1) John Peel - 14 July 1986
- 2) 1986-07-xx Peel July 1986.mp3
- 1) 1:38:33
- 2) 1:17:40 (26:39 to 32:29)
- 1) Many thanks to David Eastaugh
- 2) Many thanks to Weatherman22. Created from SB565, SB566, and SB572 of Weatherman22's Tapes