Music

Friday 26th August

Album reviews

Róisín Dwyer and Alan Corr review “Blonde” from Frank Ocean, “Glory” from Britney Spears and “And The Anonymous Nobody” from De La Soul

Sharon Robinson in session

Singer/songwriter Sharon Robinson talks about her long-time collaboration with Leonard Cohen, being a solo artist and her latest album "Caffeine" Official website:   www.sharonrobinsonmusic.com  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to ...

Wednesday 24th August

Farah Elle in session

Alternative pop singer Farah Elle chats about her Arabic roots and pursuing a career in music Official website:   https://soundcloud.com/farahelle  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as ...

Tuesday 23rd August

I Draw Slow in session

Louise and Dave Holden of Dublin roots/country band I Draw Slow in session Official website:   www.facebook.com/idrawslow  (for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

Friday 19th August

Album reviews

Lauren Murphy and Simon Maher review “At Swim” from Lisa Hannigan, “Innocence Reaches” from Of Montreal and “Pure & Simple” from Dolly Parton

Wednesday 17th August

The Dublin City Rounders in session

Rohan and Alex Healy of The Dublin City Rounders chat about the influence of American music on their sound and their plans for an alternative country song contest Official website:   http://thedublincityrounders.bandcamp.com  (for ...

Friday 12th August

Album reviews

Sinead Gleeson and Eamon Sweeney review “IIVV” by All Tvvins, “Major Key” from DJ Khaled and “A Weird Exits” from Thee Oh Sees

Thursday 11th August

Glimmermen in session

Dublin rock band Glimmermen chat about and play tracks from their second album “Breakin’ Out” Official website:   http://glimmermen.com  See the Studio 8 session on the RTÉ Radio 1 Facebook page. ...

Wednesday 10th August

Michael MacLennan in session

Scottish singer/songwriter Michael MacLennan chats about working with Gavin Glass on his latest album “Roaming Soul” and the influence of Americana on his music Official website:   www.michaelmaclennanmusic.com  (for copyright reasons ...

Tuesday 9th August

10th anniversary of "Back To Black" by Amy Winehouse

Rachel Breslin marks the 10th anniversary of the Amy Winehouse album “Back To Black”

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Email: arena@rte.ie

Twitter: @RTEArena

Text: 51551

Presenter: Seán Rocks

Schedule

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV