Warner Corner – Affair

Warner Corner – Affair

Today's theme was 'Affairs'. So many great songs to choose from - I was tempted to try 'Me and Mrs Jones', but thought it might be a bit of a stretch!¬† I threw the theme out to my mates in my local bar on Friday night - my friend Gerard suggested this George Jones honky tonk classic. Great performance by these accompanying musicians: Lap Steel - Ed Bates; Accordion and BVs - Dave Evans; Bass and BVs - Nathan Farrelly; Violin - Greg Field; Vocal & Guitar - Dan Warner The Window Up…Read more
Warner Corner – Infinite Arms

Warner Corner – Infinite Arms

Today's theme was 'Telepathy' - another tough task, courtesy of JVG. I'd racked the old grey matter (ironically), trying to think of a suitable song for the segment. As I'd been on a bit of a Van kick - I decided 'Vanlose Stairway' might be a good choice, as the singer of the song seems to be reaching for some sort of astral connection with his lover. There was no way that Vanlose Stairway would work without the urgent answering BV, so we'd arranged for Georgie and Roz to come in and sing…Read more
Warner Corner – Slow Movers

Warner Corner – Slow Movers

JVG's theme this week was 'Slow Movers'. I've always loved this Tom Waits song from the 'Orphans' box set - this one's from the 'Bawlers' album. Nothing like a little spiritual to take stock towards the end of the year. Greg Field even whipped out his mando for the occasion... Lap steel - Ed Bates; Accordion - Dave Evans; Mandolin - Greg Field; Vocal & Guitar - Dan Warner Down There By The Train press playRead more