THE EVOLUTION OF JOHN PEEL - 1970s REVOLUTION (320kbs-m4a/138mb/60mins)
BBC Radio 6 Music broadcast: 3rd September 2017
Ever since he came off the pirate ships and joined Radio 1 in 1967, John Peel was a champion of new, exciting and occasionally challenging music like no other DJ.
Today BBC Radio 6 Music lives on in that pioneering spirit, with its presenters continuing the passion and love he showed for new music.
Mary Anne Hobbs presents this companion show to the Evolution of John Peel, broadcast Sunday at 1pm, with more highlights of John's shows in the seventies.
Bob Dylan - George Jackson
Stackridge - The Three Legged Table
The Vibrators - Judy Says
25 Rifles - Revolution Blues
Madness - The Prince (Radio 1 Session, 14 Aug 1979)
The Dickies - You Drive Me Ape (You Big Gorilla)
Elvis Costello & The Attractions - Big Tears
The Fall - Futures And Pasts (Radio 1 Session, 30 May 1978)
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Blackman Redemption
The Chi‐Lites - Have You Seen Her [EMI]
Ralph McTell - Genesis 1 Verse 20
Marmalade - Sarah
The Cure - Boys Don't Cry [Fiction]
The Rolling Stones - Con Le Mie Lacrime
Captain Beefheart - Hard Workin' Man
Buzzcocks - Paradise
Siouxsie And The Banshees - Hong Kong Garden (Radio 1 Session, 6 Feb 1978)
John Fahey - The Yellow Princess