I am showing great restraint by not simply posting a bunch of clips of John Peel introducing The Fall. Are you proud of me? You should be. Here’s a nice four part interview with Peel talking about the reality of punk music and its development in his usual straightforward way (further parts on this other site). Even if you’ve never heard of John Peel, if you like good music, you owe him a lot. Today’s his remembrance day, a good reason for Keeping it Peel.
Be sure to drop by Sweet Freedom to read the rest of the overlooked recommendations.