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    The Clash Boxset

    Tony Clayton-Lea on two re-issued compilations from The Clash - 'Hits Back' and the more deluxe 'Sound System'.

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    Album Reviews

    Lauren Murphy and John Meagher review this week's new album releases 'AM'- the latest from the Sheffield quartet Arctic Monkeys, 'Rewind the Film' from Manic Street Preachers and MGMT with their self-titled third album.

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    Mercury Music Prize

    Aoife Barry takes a look at the acts nominated for this year's Mercury Music Prize for Best UK and Irish album. Villagers are nominated for the album 'Awayland'. The full list of nominated albums is on www.mercuryprize.com.

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    Live Music - Waking Up Sunday

    Waking Up Sunday perform 'That Ain't Romance' and 'Instinct' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. The band's website for information and tour dates is www.wakingupsunday.com.

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    Hard Working Class Heroes - Daithí O'Dronaí

    Daithí O'Dronaí with 'Chameleon Life' from his Arena session in July 2013. Daithí will perform at this year's Hard Working Class Heroes Festival in October - www.hwch.net for full details.

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    Live Music - Nigel Mooney

    Nigel Mooney, accompanied by Johny Taylor performs his version of 'Danny Boy'. Nigel Mooney's latest album is 'The Bohemian Mooney' and his website is www.nigelmooney.com.

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    Iarla O'Lionaird

    Iarla O'Lionaird will perform Iomas - 'Intuition' with the RTE Concert Orchestra on Thursday September 12th at Dublin's National Concert Hall. The websites for further information are www.rte.ie/co and www.nch.ie. Iarla O'Lionaird joins Seán Rocks

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    The Late David Turpin

    David Turpin on his new album 'We Belong Dead', his first album in four years. The show 'The Late David Turpin' is at Dublin's Smock Alley Theatre on Sunday September 15th as part of this year's Dublin Fringe Festival - www.fringefest.com.

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    Album Reviews

    Edel Coffey and Alan Corr review this week's new album releases 'Snapshot' from The Strypes, 'Electric Lady' from Janelle Monae and 'Sequel to the Prequel' from Babyshambles.

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    Down with Jazz - Nigel Mooney

    Down with Jazz performed by Nigel Mooney with Jonny Taylor on piano and Nigel Mooney will play the 'Down With Jazz' Festival in Dublin's Temple Bar Meeting House Square, this weekend. downwithjazz.ie

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