‘D-Gen’-erating (happily) to my late teens: Podcast of the week

This week as I ploughed my way through Twitter one night, I came across a tweet by Simon Owens (@SimonOMelb) mentioning his new Melbourne Radio Podcast and decided to go and download some of his interviews. The first one I listened to was with George Donikian, which I enjoyed. Then - ah, a name from the 90s, I thought - and I liked the shows this guest was on, so downloaded it got. Mention the phrases 'D-Gen', 'Late Show', and 'Frontline' to many Australian Gen Xers like me, and inevitably...
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Reviewed: Back to the Studio

Back to the Studio is a series of interview-based chapters on Australian radio and TV sporting commentators, by Peter Meares. Not a hard read, it's good for getting for a trip where you can meander in and out, or just have it lying round the house, to have there for a chapter here, a chapter there. Meares makes it clear at the outset he's not interested in horse or car racing and so his interviewees come from the world of cricket, rugby, AFL, league, football (soccer) and general commentators,...
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