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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 speed or playing the wrong… read more

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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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