• 1993-02-27
  • Start of show.
(AK: 'Lightnin' Hopkins, I Got A Brother Who Wants A Hatchet, from the CD reissue on Arhoolie Records, The Hopkins Brothers....I've got a brother, in the studio next door, matey DJ chat, matey DJ chat.')
(JP, chuckling): 'I've been to Waxahachie, which I bet you never have.')
(AK: 'I haven't, actually.')
(JP: 'And I've met Lightnin' Hopkins too.')
(AK: 'Get on with it!')
(JP: ' beat that!')
  • With reference to the Fall's new session, due to be recorded the next day, John comments: "I don't go to sessions very often, because, one, they're immensely boring, by and large: people are working, and the last thing that they need is a gang of tourists turning up."


  • F.S.K., #6. A repeat of a session they recorded for a radio station in Berlin. Originally transmitted 10/10/92. No known commercial release.
  • Superchunk, #2.


File a

(JP: 'Original Goldband 45 for this programme, none of your CD reissues here, I'm pleased to say.')
  • Huggy Bear: 'T-Shirt Tucked In (split LP with Bikini Kill, Our Troubled Youth)' (Catcall / Kill Rock Stars)
  • Huggy Bear: 'Blow Dry (split LP with Bikini Kill, Our Troubled Youth)' (Catcall / Kill Rock Stars)

File a ends
File b begins

(JP: 'Thank you Brian, and we've got Gloom Doom and Depression in session next week.')

File b pauses
File c begins

1991 Festive Fifty

File c ends
File b resumes

File b ends around 1:11am

File e begins probably 1:11am

File e ends with 17 minutes to go

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Tracks marked 1-5 on respective files

Thanks to Tim for the handwritten playlist.


  • a) 1993-02-27 JP L361a
  • b) 1993-02-27.mp3
  • c) 1993-02-27 JP L361b
  • e) 1993-02-27 Peel Show L416.mp3
  • 1) John Peel tape no.59 side a
  • 2) John Peel tape no.59 side b
  • 3) John Peel tape no.63 side a
  • 4) John Peel tape no.63 side b
  • 5) 1993-01-xx-02-xx-03-xx Peel Show LE169
  • a) 00:06:55
  • b) 01:19:33
  • c) 00:40:55
  • e) 00:32:00
  • 1) 00:45:57 (from 25:34)
  • 2) 00:46:18 (to 24:45)
  • 3) 00:46:11 (from 36:44)
  • 4) 00:46:00 (to) (from 14:55-16:00 unique)
  • 5) 1:32:29 (to 17:30) (7:30-17:30 unique)