|Name||John Robert Parker Ravenscrof|
|Born||30 August 1939|
|Death||25 October 2004|
|Associated Acts||The Smiths|
John Peel was an English disc jockey and radio/TV presenter. He is most remembered for his broadcasts on the BBC's Radio One station, on which he presented mostly late night programmes for over 30 years.
"Peel Sessions" were special studio recordings by selected artists for his show. More than 4,000 took place over his career.
He was highly respected amongst artists and fans, due to his passion for music and his down to earth personality.
John Peel Sessions - The Smiths
Recorded 18 May 1983, Maida Vale Studios, London. Broadcast 31 May 1983
What Difference Does It Make?
Reel Around the Fountain
Recorded 14 September 1983, Maida Vale Studios, London. Broadcast 21 September 1983
This Charming Man
Back to the Old House
This Night Has Opened My Eyes
Recorded 1 August 1984, Maida Vale Studios, London. Broadcast 9 August 1984
How Soon Is Now
William Is Was Really Nothing
Recorded 2 December 1986, Maida Vale Studios, London. Broadcast 17 December 1986
Is It Really So Strange
Half A Person
Sweet And Tender Hooligan
- Producer - John Porter
- Engineer - Unknown