Warner Corner – Imagination

Warner Corner – Imagination

Today's theme was 'Imagination'. It seemed timely, given the state of the world, to revisit John Lennon's 'Imagine'. I've never been one for playing the obvious ones but, as I said, something drew me back to the Lennon classic that week... I learned the song on Friday, and by Sunday the song had really seeped into my skin. One word from JVG on the show and I was off on a rant - it'd been a long time since I'd really bared my inner thoughts and feelings on air - but I let…Read more
Warner Corner – Standing

Warner Corner – Standing

Many years ago, Jon made a Warner Corner rule that I was to play NO MORE Bob Dylan songs - particularly lengthy ones. But when I heard the show's theme was 'Standing' - I couldn't resist playing this song, one of my all-time Dylan favourites. Lengthy? Hmmm, how's 8 minutes? Violin - Greg Hunt; Bass - Nathan Farrelly; Vocals & Guitar - Dan Warner Standing in the Doorway press playRead more
Warner Corner – The Beast In Me

Warner Corner – The Beast In Me

The theme for RRR's Radiothon 2017 was 'It's Alive'. I don't know whether or not the beast in me is a thing that should be kept alive... Perhaps his/its name should never be uttered and his/its existence denied. Or perhaps... Some fantastic Melbourne musos, as usual, accompanied me on the day: Ed Bates - lap steel; Nathan Farrelly - bass; Dave Evans - accordion; Greg Field - violin; Dan Warner - vocals and guitar Thanks to all who subscribed to the station and to the show... Radiothon Week 1 - The Beast In…Read more