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John Robert Parker Ravenscroft, OBE (30 August 1939 – 25 October 2004), known professionally as John Peel, was a British disc jockey, radio presenter, and journalist.

He was one of the original DJs of BBC Radio 1 in 1967 and of those the only one remaining on Radio 1 at the time of his death. Known for the extraordinary range of his taste in music and the occasional mistakes (such as playing records at the wrong…

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  • Download To Keep ... http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio4/features/desert-island-discs/castaway/68922fc5
  • some fun: http://kaleidoskopklimpern.wordpress.com/2012/02/23/piel-uber-peel/
  • The John Peel Centre for the Creative Arts urgently needs to raise £25,000 before Christmas. Help us reach this target and you too can become a part of his legacy! http://www.johnpeelcentreforcreativearts.co.uk/ http://angelshares.com/projects/23/the-john-peel-centre
  • Peel slowly and see
  • Великий человек.
  • 7 years.
  • R.I.P.
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  • The ZEST ISSUE #10 is out now: It features several short pieces by JOHN PEEL on Tangerine Dream (from several magazine articles, a very short radio transcript and a letter John wrote to the group in late 1973 or early 1974). http://thezest-2010.blogspot.com/
  • Peel was and will be the Champ - KING DJ forever - RIP

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