Echo & The Bunnymen ‎– The John Peel Sessions 1979-1983 2LP Vinyl Record Album

Echo & The Bunnymen - ‘The John Peel Sessions 1979-1983’ is a collection of all the Radio 1 John Peel sessions that they performed in the formative years of the band, and in celebration of these early recordings, a double black LP and a 1CD of this set will be...
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Echo & The Bunnymen - ‘The John Peel Sessions 1979-1983’ is a collection of all the Radio 1 John Peel sessions that they performed in the formative years of the band, and in celebration of these early recordings, a double black LP and a 1CD of this set will be released to all retailers on the 6th of September this year.

Significantly, this collection of 21 tracks are from the very beginning of the bands existence. With little money, the band used them to demo new material. Many of the songs were written due to the fact a Peel session had been booked, not because the show loved the new songs - demonstrating the level of trust, confidence and love they had for the band.According to Echo & The Bunnymen guitarist Will Sergeant, these recordings could quite simply be some of the most significant in the bands career - “Without John Peel sessions, Echo And The Bunnymen in my opinion, would not exist! It’s that simple. The band got so much support from him and John Walters (Peel’s producer). Recording a Peel session was essential to the development of our songwriting skills while at the same time giving us amazing exposure and self-belief.”

Limited Edition Double LP.

Tracklist:
A1 Read It In Books
A2 Stars Are Stars
A3 I Bagsy Yours
A4 Villiers Terrace
A5 The Pictures On My Wall
A6 All That Jazz
B7 Over The Wall
B8 All My Colours
B9 That Golden Smile
B10 Heaven Up Here
B11 Turquoise Days
C12 Taking Advantage
C13 An Equation
C14 No Hands
C15 Silver
C16 Seven Seas
D17 The Killing Moon
D18 Nocturnal Me
D19 Watch Out Below
D20 Ocean Rain
D21 My Kingdom

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