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The Cure - The Peel Sessions album FLAC
Performer: The Cure
Genre: Rock
Title: The Peel Sessions
FLAC album size: 1448
Style: New Wave, Post-Punk
Country: US
Released: 1988

The complete session recorded by The Cure on 3 March 1980 for the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 and broadcast on the 10th of that month.

Features Song Lyrics for The Cure's BBC Archives: The Peel Sessions album.

The Peel Sessions was the 1988 EP release of the session The Cure recorded on 4 December 1978 for BBC Radio 1's John Peel show. The session was broadcast on 11 December 1978. The recordings were released on 12" vinyl, CD and cassette in 1988. Music journalist Jeff Apter has called the session "just the seal of credibility the band needed". The EP reached number 7 on the UK Independent Singles Chart.

ThePeelSessions " was the 1988 album release of the sessions The Cure recorded on 4 December 1978 for BBC Radio 1 ' s John Peel show. The show was broadcast on 11 December 1978. All songs were written by Smith, Tolhurst and Dempsey.

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The Peel Sessions Album is a compilation album by English rock band Wire. It was released in 1989. It consists of numerous recordings done for John Peel between 1978 and 1979. com/The Peel Sessions (The Cure EP). Cure (disambiguation).


A1 Killing An Arab 2:30
A2 10.15 Saturday Night 3:45
B1 Fire In Cairo 3:20
B2 Boys Don't Cry 2:50

Companies, etc.

  • Mastered At – CTS Studios
  • Pressed By – Adrenalin
  • Distributed By – Pinnacle
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – BBC Enterprises Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Strange Fruit Records Ltd.


  • Bass, Backing Vocals – Mick Dempsey*
  • Composed By – L.A.Tolhurst*, M.Dempsey*, R.J.Smith*
  • Design [Sleeve Design] – Wyke Studios
  • Drums, Backing Vocals – Laurence Tolhurst
  • Engineer [Cutting] – Bob Jones
  • Guitar, Lead Vocals – Robert Smith
  • Mastered By – Bob Jones
  • Mastered By [Metalwork] – PAG
  • Producer – Tony Wilson


Made in England.

℗ 1987 BBC Enterprises Ltd.
© 1987 Strange Fruit Records.
Successfully distributed by Pinnacle Records.
Recorded: 4th December 1978
First Transmission: 11th December 1978

This pressing has black and white labels and comes in a textured sleeve. Back cover states: Special metallic finish limited edition sleeve.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: none
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, hand-etched): SFPS 050 A PAG B.J. ADRENALIN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, hand-etched): SFPS 050 B PAG cts ADRENALIN

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
DEI8341-2 The Cure The Peel Session ‎(CD, EP, RP) Dutch East India Trading, Strange Fruit DEI8341-2 US 1991
671001 The Cure The Peel Sessions 1978 ‎(12", Ltd, Pic) Strange Fruit 671001 UK 1991
dei8341-2, DEI8341-2 The Cure The Peel Session ‎(CD, EP) Strange Fruit, Strange Fruit dei8341-2, DEI8341-2 US 1991
SFPSCD050 The Cure The Peel Sessions ‎(CD, EP) Strange Fruit SFPSCD050 UK 1988
DEI8341-2 The Cure The Peel Session ‎(CD, EP, Ltd, S/Edition, Day) Dutch East India Trading, Strange Fruit DEI8341-2 US 1991

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