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    Album Reviews

    This week we have quite the eclectic mix. From Miley Cyrus, we have her fourth album 'Bangerz', Mobys new album called 'Innocents' and finally Anna Calvi has released her seond album 'One Breath'. Alan Corr & Lauren Murphy review

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    Jay-Z

    The rap megastar Jay Z comes to the O2 in Dublin. To some he's the producing, rapping multi-millionaire superstar, and the king of hip hop and to others he is all bling and no substance. Jim Carroll joins Sean.

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    Music - The Altered Hours

    Altered Hours who play this year's Hard Working Class Heroes in Dublin on Thursday October 3rd - www.hwch.net is the website while their own website is www.alteredhours.com.

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    Singer-Songwriter Norma McDonald

    Canadian Singer-Songwriter Norma McDonald joins Seán Rocks. Norma's latest album is 'Morning You Wake' and her website for information and Irish tour dates is www.normamacdonald.com.

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    Album Reviews

    Emer McLysaght and Alan Corr review this week's new album releases 'The Fifth' from Dizzee Rascal, 'Days Are Gone' from Haim and 'Aventine' from Agnes Obel.

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    IFI Stranger Than Fiction Documentary Festival

    A new documentary shows the lives of the band 'The Cujo Family'. The film is called 'Where The Blue Flowers Grow' and is being shown as part of the Stranger Than Fiction festival at the IFI in Dublin this week. Film-maker Isolda Heavey and Will Slattery and Gav McCabe of The Cujo Family join Seán Rocks and perform 'Mind Game'

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    Live Music - Chequerboard

    John Lambert AKA Chequerboard performs 'Today is beautiful, we have things to Do' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. Chequerboard's latest album is 'The Unfolding' and his website is www.chequerboard.com.

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    Heartbeat of Home

    Moya Doherty and Joseph O'Connor on their production 'Heartbeat of Home' which incorporates Irish dancing as well as different dance styles from other countries. It previews from Wednesday 25th September - www.bordgaisenergytheatre.ie.

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    Wexford Festival Opera

    Eoin Colfer on opening this year's Wexford Festival Opera which runs from Wednesady 23rd of October to Sunday November 3rd - the website for further details is www.wexfordopera.com.

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