Voices on the Air: The Peel Sessions

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Voices on the Air: The Peel Sessions
Live album by Siouxsie and the Banshees
Released October 23, 2006
Recorded 1977-1983
Genre Punk rock
Post-punk
Alternative rock
Label Universal
Producer Malcolm Brown (1-4), Tony Wilson (5-12), Dale Griffin (13-16), Mike Robinson (17-19)
Siouxsie and the Banshees
live albums chronology
Seven Year Itch
(2003)
Voices on the Air: The Peel Sessions
(2006)
At The BBC
(2009)
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Voices on the Air: The Peel Sessions is an album released by English rock band Siouxsie and the Banshees. It is composed of recordings from the band during the years 1977-1979 and 1981-1986 on John Peel's BBC Radio 1 show.

The two first sessions had been previously released on various EPs.

This album marks the first time all of Siouxsie and the Banshees' Peel Sessions recordings are gathered onto one disc.

Track listing[edit]

CD: Polydor / 984 294–0 (UK)[edit]

  1. "Love in a Void" (2:39)
  2. "Mirage" (2:40)
  3. "Metal Postcard" (3:34)
  4. "Suburban Relapse" (3:05)
  5. "Hong Kong Garden" (2:41)
  6. "Overground" (3:10)
  7. "Carcass" (3:42)
  8. "Helter Skelter" (3:30)
  9. "Placebo Effect" (4:23)
  10. "Playground Twist" (3:05)
  11. "Regal Zone" (3:53)
  12. "Poppy Day" (2:04)
  13. "Halloween" (3:38)
  14. "Voodoo Dolly" (6:30)
  15. "But Not Them" (3:32)
  16. "Into the Light" (4:21)
  17. "Candyman" (3:46)
  18. "Cannons" (3:19)
  19. "Lands End" (6:18)
  • tracks 1–4 recorded 29 November 1977
  • tracks 5–8 recorded 6 February 1978
  • tracks 9–12 recorded 9 April 1979
  • tracks 13–16 recorded 10 February 1981
  • tracks 17–19 recorded 28 January 1986