Bland On Bland Poems

At the beginning of 2007 Jonnie Von Goes asked me to write a “weekly thematically related poem” for The JVG Radio Method. “BLAND ON BLAND” is the result.

You can hear the the show on Melbourne’s 3RRR radio station, Sundays between 2 and 4PM.

  • Bland On Bland – Telephone The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Telephone“. This week I had to not only contend with Jon but we had Anthony Morgan in the studio… let the chaos begin. Always a good day when Anthony is in. Confuses everyone. If you get a chance have a listen to Anthony and Dan discussing ...
  • Bland On Bland – Dear…. The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Dear …“. Got sick this week so had to phone the poem in to JVG. Sorry for the lack of quality in the recording. When I get my voice back under control I might redo it. I will let you know Fortunately the theme this week from ...
  • Bland On Bland – Postal The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Postal“. Jon, obviously following on from last week’s theme, decided on Postal as the theme this week. A great theme, allowing a few observations on one of life’s great annoyances. OK it’s not up there with certain orange coloured world leaders… but like him, it’s there ...
  • Bland On Bland – Ring The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Ring“. A serious poem today for a serious topic. Ed Bates provided today’s guitar backing, have a listen to how it all went below… To play this poem directly in your browser – just click the “play” button below: Ring Missing, one gold ring; a simple wedding band Last seen ...
  • Bland On Bland – Voices The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Voices“. Now if ever there was someone likely to hear “voices” JVG would be your man. But fortunately for us all, he ignores them. A theme, that believe it or not, spoke to me and we are all off to the “neighbourhood”. The show was another outstanding one ...