Peebles began his career as a club DJ in the '60s.
From local Piccadilly
Radio in the North West, in 1978 Andy joined Radio 1 and moving
to London to present a variety of daytime shows, his own soul show and the
popular My Top Twelve. He
became the regular presenter from 1983 to 1989, and
it was renamed 'My Top 10' to allow more star chat in
Amongst the hundreds of guests on his shows were
Huey Lewis, Roger Taylor, Paul Simon,
Bros, Debbie Harry, Lisa Stansfield,
Cliff Richard, George Best, Janet Jackson, Phil
Collins, Francis Rossi, Sting, Peter Gabriel,
Samantha Fox and Bryan Adams
For his Friday evening show, Andy called upon sporting
heroes such as Ian Botham, batsman Sir Leonard Hutton as
well as wicketkeepers Bob Taylor and
Godfrey Evans. He narrated the popular Record
Producers series on Radio 1 during the early 1980s.
In the thirteen years he spent with the BBC in London he also broadcast for
British Forces Radio and for the World Service, combining this with his
other passion, sport. In addition to his musical commitments, Andy has
commentated on cricket for the BBC for over twenty years.
You now can hear him Saturdays on Manchester's
Smooth FM and London's Jazz 102.4.
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1979 - Andy's weekday
afternoon show with What's on
Andy Peebles show Christmas Day 1979 32kbps
Intro to Manilow (1980)
Peter Powell hands over to Andy (1980)
Mike Oldfield on My Top 12 (1983)
Alive in Paris (1987) (32kbps mp3)
for Andy's Friday music & Sports show 1987
you to listen to his Soul & Blues show at 10Pm
Trailer Saturday Nights
Soul Show theme In the Stone
by Earth Wind and Fire (1 min)
Transmitter 98.3 Cardigan Bay Dec 1989
News Dec 1989
hands over to Alan Freeman (1989)
in BFBS Soul_Train Series 1985.mp3