Edel Coffey and Laurence Mackin review new albums 'Like Clockwork' from Queens of the Stone Age, 'Don't Forget Who You Are' from Miles Kane and 'Immunity' from Jon Hopkins.
Hailed as one of the pioneering godfathers of synth-pop, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark - or OMD to you and me -have just released their twelfth studio album English Electric' and are playing Vicar Street in Dublin tomorrow evening OMD are Andy McCluskey and Paul Humphreys
James Costello and Git Buck are poets and hip hop artists from Dublin's northside. Earlier this year they were the subject of a documentary called Broken Song. They've now released a rap album called Mary Jane. Arena asked them to come into studio - along with blues singer William Lee - known as Willa - to perform 'Illosophical'.