Ian Bland & The Lamington Drive Orchestra @ Lomond Hotel on 11/08/19

Ian Bland and the Lamington Drive Orchestra
Ian Bland and the Lamington Drive Orchestra
© 2011 Jools Thatcher

Ian Bland, Enda Kenny & Greg Hunt – Emerald April 9, 2019

Ian Bland and Irish expat Enda Kenny, accompanied by fiddle virtuoso Greg Hunt, join forces, presenting stories drawn from the urban and rural landscape for an evening of song and verse blending humour, pathos and the odd murder ballad.

Bland On Bland – Oz Songs About Overseas

Photo By Jools Thatcher
Photo By Jools Thatcher

The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Oz Songs About Overseas” (really Jon?).

Good afternoon Jon and greetings this week from South Wales, just outside of Cardiff.

Perhaps it’s the muggy weather, perhaps I’m missing Ed, but I’m feeling a little recalcitrant, so this week I haven’t written a poem – or prose for that matter but a song.

In stark contrast to previous visits to Dublin, on this occasion I didn’t yield to the local brew but spent the night and next morning wandering the streets watching them blur into one another.

Sunday Morning in Dublin.


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Also have a listen to the songs on the New Album “Angel In Reverse


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