Andy Peebles
Broadcaster Andy Peebles was a DJ on BBC Radio 1 for 13 years. More than just a music radio presenter Andy has interviewed three British prime ministers, commentated on cricket for the BBC and regularly presented shows on national radio for four decades. In 2011 Andy was inducted into the Radio Academy’s Hall of Fame. This highest honour in broadcasting pays tribute to people who have made a significant impact on the UK radio industry and British culture. Andy broadcasts nationally and can be heard every Saturday evening on Smooth Radio which has revived his “Soul Train” show which he presented on Radio 1 for eight years.

Entries by Andy Peebles

Rollover Elton - Why Elton John Is Right to Make Way for the New Generation

(9) Comments | Posted 26 September 2013 | (00:00)

According to a report in Rolling Stone last week Elton John has said it's now 'other people's turn to be radio stars'.

The comments were made during a concert at the University of Southern California to an audience of mostly young people. Called Elton Goes Back to...

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A Dentist and One Direction Keep John Lennon in the News

(10) Comments | Posted 5 September 2013 | (00:00)

It is more than 30 years since John Lennon was murdered yet his name continues to make the headlines. During August a Canadian dentist claimed he is to clone the former Beatle using one of Lennon's teeth. And echoing John Lennon's quote that the Beatles were as big...

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