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  • 1992-03-20
  • Files 1 and a both start about 20 minutes from beginning of the broadcast.
  • John reads out a letter from Ken Garner in connection with the Spiritualized session broadcast the previous Saturday.
  • On the subject of football: 'It's been a bad week for football, to go briefly back to that, because in midweek I saw Ipswich losing to Watford at Portman Road and then of course there was Liverpool's defeat by Genoa in midweek. My father was a small businessman in Liverpool [and] would never do business with the Italians and I used to think this was an unreasonable attitude to take. Until this week.
  • Show now almost complete, just missing the 1am news and a little bit of the first and last track on File c



(11.30 news)
(JP: ‘Be warned, that’s Hypnolovewheel; and two of them have got beards, one of them’s got a small tuft of hair just underneath his lower lip. I mean I’ve got a beard myself, but I’m too old to know any better.’)
(JP: ’Next time I have lunch with her, I’ll let her do the talking’.)
  • Family Cat: Furthest From The Sun (Peel Session) $
(JP: ’In one of those extraordinary links that I occasionally contrive in these programmes, I thought to myself, what is the best record that's ever been made with the word sun in the title? And then I thought of this’.)
(JP: 'It's Lynn Parsons next, thanks very much for listening, goodnight, and at 2 o'clock John Terrett has the news.')
  • File d ends
  • Tracks marked @ available on File 2
  • Tracks marked $ available on File 3


  • 1) Peel Show 1992-03-20 (incomplete)
  • a) 1992-03-20 Peel Show L200a
  • b) 1992-03-20 Peel Show L268
  • c) 1992-03-20 Peel Show L200b
  • d) 1992-03-20 JP L065
  • 2) 1992-03-xx-04-xx Peel Show LE131
  • 3) C181 The Peel Sessions Vol.19
  • 4) John Peel 20 March 1992.mp3
  • 1) 01:33:47
  • a) 00:46:46
  • b) 00:35:40
  • c) 00:46:44
  • d) 00:26:20
  • 2) 1:34:04 (1:01:27-1:19:23) (to 1:09:17 unique)
  • 3) 1:33:10 (32:06-47:14) (to 35:06 unique)
  • 4) 1:34:46