Tagged: John Peel

The Specials – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

The Specials – In Session 1979 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– The Specials – In session for John Peel – BBC – May 23, 1979 – BBC Radio 1 – Since I began the week with The Bodysnatchers, the all-female Ska/Rocksteady group via the legendary Two-Tone label, I thought I would continue with a session from The Specials, probably the...

Everything But The Girl – In Session 1984 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Everything But The Girl – In Session 1984 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

– Everything But The Girl – In Session For John Peel – BBC Radio 1 – August 18, 1984 – BBC Radio 1 – Since they’ve been under the radar and relatively inactive since 2000, listening to this session from Everything But The Girl reminded me what a really good...

Soup Dragons – In Session 1986 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Soup Dragons – In Session 1986 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Soup Dragons – In session for John Peel – Dec. 7, 1986 – BBC Radio 1 Early Soup Dragons tonight. From a session recorded on December 7, 1986. Started in 1985, they were a Scottish Alternative band...

Blodwyn Pig In Session – 1970 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Blodwyn Pig in session – 1970 – BBC Radio 1 The name may not ring too many bells, unless you were a longtime follower of Jethro Tull, and then it would all make sense. Blodwyn Pig was founded by Guitarist Mick...

The Cure – In Session – 1980 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Cure – In Session for John Peel – March 3, 1980 – BBC Radio 1 Ending up the week with The Cure from 1980, in session for John Peel on March 3, 1980. Jumping into what would be generally considered...

The Futureheads In Session – 2003 – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – The Futureheads – In Session for John Peel – September 11, 2003 – BBC Radio 1 New Millennium Punk Rockers The Futureheads tonight. From a session recorded for John Peel on September 11, 2003, the quartet from Sunderland rip through four...

Orchestra Maneuvers In The Dark – In Session – Nights At The Roundtable: Session Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – OMD (Orchestra Maneuvers In The Dark) John Peel Sessions – BBC Radio 1 Orchestral Maneuvers In The Dark (OMD) were initially lumped into the New Wave genre, but they were up to something else. As Synth-Rock was morphing into New Wave,...