• John Peel's Music On BFBS
  • 1990-05-19


  • None


File a

(JP: 'Hello and welcome to another John Peel's Music On BFBS. We're going to start off by hearing the next big thing.')
(JP: 'Well clearly I don't know whether they are going to be the next big thing, and frankly I don't care a great deal, but I think they're wonderful....the fact that they come from Liverpool is entirely coincidental.')
(JP: 'I'm certainly looking forward to the World Cup, I must admit. I mean, anything to keep me going during the summer, and does it coincide with Wimbledon, which is my least favourite event of the entire year, or have we had Wimbledon this year? Either way I don't care. It's one of those things that seems to be on TV interminably, like the Horse Of The Year show, and kind of endless snooker. Anyway, football starts fairly soon and that will make life worth living again.')

File b

(JP: 'Well as we all know, Elvis is still alive out there somewhere, so if you're listening, Elv, drop us a line and tell me which track from this compact disc you'd like to hear yourself.')
(JP: 'I've never been terrifically keen on the work of U2, although somebody wrote and told me the other day that when they first started out I used to play their records all the time. I'm sure I didn't: I mean, I never liked 'em. Anyway, it seems I'm not alone in this, because on the new LP from Last Party, there's a track called...')
(JP: 'Well, the lyrics don't seem to imply divine disregard for the prosperous Irish combo, but the title is written in such a way as to imply that that's what they have in mind.')

File c


  • a) Peel 148
  • b) Peel 144
  • c) Peel 145
  • a) 00:47:27 from 00:09:14 to 00:41:45
  • b) 00:46:54 from start to end
  • c) 00:43:50 from start to 00:02:46
  • Many thanks to Dirk.
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