- Peel has returned from a family holiday to Provence in France - "very nice, bit too hot for me though."
- JP: "While I was in France, I didn't have much chance to do any record shopping. I wanted to, but when I suggested it to the rest of the family it wasn't enormously popular."
- Heart Throbs #2 First broadcast of their final session for the show. "Pumping" is a cover of a Patti Smith song. "Slip and Slide" and "Calavera" are from their debut album for One Little Indian, 'Cleopatra Grip'.)
- Pocket Fishrmen: The Leader Is Burning (7") Noiseville
- D.O.C.: Portrait Of A Masterpiece (CJ's Ed-Did-It Mix) (7") Atlantic
- Mega Sonic Boom Blast: One Too Many Times (7") Flying Charentaise
- Mav Cacharel: Zakomba (Album: Et Le Group Kebo) Gefraco
- Pixies: Dig For Fire (Album: Bossanova) 4AD
- Heart Throbs: Pumping (Peel Session)
- Johnny Osbourne: Salute The Don (7") Steely & Clevie Records
- That Petrol Emotion: Hey Venus (Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy Mix) (12") Virgin
- Sonic Violence: Crystalization (Album: Jagd) Peaceville
- Jaz: A Nation Divided (Album: To Your Soul) EMI
- Happy Flowers: I Don't Want To Share (Album: Lasterday I Was Been Bad) Homestead Records
- Happy Flowers: Rock Bottom (Album: Lasterday I Was Been Bad) Homestead Records
- Culture: Behold (CD, Compilation: Beyond The Front Line) Front Line Records
- Heart Throbs: Slip And Slide (Peel Session)
- Snuff: Do Nothing (Album, Compilation: Now Thats Disgusting Music) Too Pure
- Alejo Duran: Cero Treinta Y Nueve ()
- Farm: Groovy Train (12") Produce Records
- STP: Hey Bastard (7" EP: Smoke 'Em) Circuit Records
- Augustus Pablo: Ozone Layer ()
- Heart Throbs: Calavera (Peel Session)
- Woody Guthrie: The Ludlow Massacre (Album: Struggle) Smithsonian Folkways
- K-Klass: Into The Night (12" EP: The Wildlife E.P.) F.R.O. Records
- John Peel 19900820.mp3
- Currently unavailable.
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