The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “ 2014 Radiothon Part 1“. Afternoon Jon, and for the last time this year at least, greetings from Coventry. It will be mayhem in there today – good mayhem of course and I can just picture poor Ed rolled up in the foetal position on… Read More


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… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Super”. Good afternoon Jon and greetings from Coventry on a wet but mildly warm summer’s day here in the Midlands. Better weather last weekend for The Warwick Folk Festival, a fantastic four days headlined by your favourite singer/songwriter Jon, Richard Thompson. This week I appeared… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Questions”. Good afternoon Jon I’m sitting here with Coventry based singer and multi instrumentalist Lucy Anne Sale pondering the big questions and to quote Johnny Nash “There are more questions than answers”… To play this poem directly in your browser – just click the “play”… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Keys”. Good afternoon Jon and greetings from Coventry, the home of two tone. Great weather, summer of course over here, which means festival season. A big week of music, I caught among the many, The Happy Mondays, The Selector, Dave Sanders, Neville Staples, Wes Finch… Read More


The theme for this week’s JVG Radio Method poem is “Wall”. Good afternoon Jon Not exactly sure where I am at the moment – somewhere high above the middle east. I’m looking out the aircraft window at the most incredible sunrise I’ve ever seen – oh, my mistake it’s not the sun it’s Iraq! You… Read More