• XFM (Portugal)
  • 1993-09-??
  • Peel presenting a show for indie radio station XFM. The show lasted for nearly an hour and Peel recorded his show at Peel Acres. This is possibly Peel's first show for the station.
  • The audio starts at 0:05 in Files 1 & 2 but in total there maybe few minutes of the programme missing at the start.
  • Peel mentions seeing Breed perform at Manchester recently.
  • Peel thought Madder Rose were pretty neat when he saw them perform at the Reading festival.


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(JP: 'And people still want to hear records by Eric Clapton and it's amazing really')
(JP: 'There doesn't seem to be a great deal of point on this programme in my playing you tracks from, say the new Nirvana LP, because hopefully other people will be doing that for you, so I might play you tracks which you're not going to hear elsewhere')
(Portuguese language advert)
(Portuguese language advert)
(JP: 'Jimi Hendrix once said, may you never hear surf music again, wrong Jimi I'm afraid')
(Portuguese language advert)
(JP: 'And now a track featuring the world's greatest guitarist, WOW Eric Clapton I hear you cry, well actually no to be honest, Diblo Dibala')
(JP: 'It's been a poor year for British bands I think you know, Suede, come on, but there are good ones coming through, like the Pushkins')
(Portuguese language advert)
(Audio ends in Files 1 & 2, and begins in Files 3 & 4)


  • 1) John Peel's XFM - Sep 1993
  • 2) John Peel - Programa em exclusivo para a XFM (parte 1)
  • 3) John Peel - Programa em exclusivo para a XFM (parte 2)
  • 4) John Peel's XFM - Sep - Dec 1993
  • 1-2) 0:48:29
  • 3-4) 0:48:31 (until 0:13:36)
  • 1-4) Thanks to Luis Jeronimo for the recording.
  1. Featuring Diblo Dibala on guitar.