Playing tracks by
Momus, CTMF, The Frightnrs, Plume Of Feathers, The Goon Sax and more.
This show was 40th in the global alternative chart.
Ho Ho Ho - here we go again. An assortment of our DJs count down through the best 50 tracks from 2016 based on listener's votes - continuing the John Peel tradition.
You can hear the full results of this classic poll repeating from Christmas Day and into January, finishing off with Andrew Morrison revealing this year's winner.
We repeat it to give everyone a chance to listen in - therefore many people will be listening long after others so please keep the results to yourself for a while.