John Peel Remembered (Radio Collection)
John Peel Remembered includes the BBC Radio serialization of Margrave of the Marshes, Peel's part-written autobiography completed by his wife, Sheila Ravenscroft, and Home Truths, a special program to mark the anniversary of John Peel's death, in which Tom Robinson visits Peel Acres to meet John's wife Sheila and their four children.
Peel celebrated music with his eclectic taste. He was one of the first radio DJs to play psychedelic rock, reggae and punk. He also played classic blues, folk music and psychedelic rock, with an emphasis on music emerging from Los Angeles and San Francisco.
The 'Peel sessions' launched a...more