"listening to John Peel on the radio"

Artwork featuring John Peel
Creative Commons Attribution Share AlikeArtwork featuring John Peel - Credit: Stuart Hampton
John Peel was a disc jockey (DJ) in Britain, as well as a radio presenter and jounalist. He broadcast between 1967 and 2007, until his death in the latter year. He was the longest-serving BBC Radio 1 DJ, and was one of the first to play psychedelic rock, reggae and punk records in the region. You can listen to some of his sessions here.