Tag: John Peel

December 24 /

RIP Rick Parfitt, who was good enough for John Peel so good enough for me…snobs can get lost! Quo are ace, as this Cuban Boys remix proves. But you knew that right?

October 18 /

I never knew Queen recorded a fast, punky, thrash version of ‘We Will Rock You’ – but they did for John Peel in 1977 – maybe a nod to his playlists at the time? Love it, it’s part of a…

June 19 /

Nearly exactly a week ago a man stepped into a LGBTQ Latinx club in Orlando and shot over a hundred people, killing 49. I usually make personal mixes, but this is specifically as a message for my friends and ‘family’…

May 18 /

Walk in silence… People like you find it easy… Hunting by the rivers Through the streets Every corner Abandoned too soon Set down with due care. 35 years ago, Ian Curtis the lead Joy Division singer took his life. Such…