The Peel Sessions Album (Wire album)

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The Peel Sessions Album
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Compilation album by
Recorded18 January 1978, 20 September 1978, 11 September 1979
LabelDutch East India Trading
Wire compilation album chronology
On Returning (1977–1979)
The Peel Sessions Album
1985–1990: The A List
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

The Peel Sessions Album is a compilation album by English rock band Wire. It was released in 1989. It consists of nine recordings done for John Peel between 1978 and 1979.

Track listing[edit]

1."Practice Makes Perfect"Bruce Gilbert, Colin Newman3:38
2."I Am the Fly"Graham Lewis, Newman3:49
3."Culture Vultures"Lewis, Newman1:57
4."106 Beats That"Gilbert, Robert Gotobed, Lewis, Newman1:07
5."The Other Window"Gilbert, Lewis2:22
6."Mutual Friend"Lewis, Newman4:16
7."On Returning"Newman2:08
8."Indirect Enquiries"Lewis, Newman4:19
9."Crazy About Love"Wire15:27


  • Annette Green – photography
  • Don Walker – remastering
  • Vici MacDonald – sleeve design


  1. ^ Wilson Neate. "The Peel Sessions". Allmusic. Retrieved 20 February 2012.

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