Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

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Music

Thursday 9th June

"Starboard Home", a musical celebration of Dublin Port and the river Liffey

Colm Mac Con Iomaire and John Sheahan who are collaborating on “Starboard Home”, a musical celebration inspired by the history of Dublin Port, the river Liffey and its relationship to ...

Wednesday 8th June

Natty Wailer in session

Natty Wailer chats about being a keyboard player with Bob Marley & The Wailers, life in Ireland and his own band The Reggae Vibes and their latest album "Destiny" Official website: ...

Review: "Porcelain", a memoir by Moby

Róisín Dwyer reviews “Porcelain”, a memoir by Moby (published by Faber)

Tuesday 7th June

Blas International Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance 2016

Pianist and composer Mícheál Ó Suilleabháin chats about this year's Blás Summer School of Irish Traditional Music and Dance which takes place at the University of Limerick and the annual bursary which ...

Monday 6th June

William Butt, cellist

William Butt chats about his love of Bach and performing at the Great Music in Irish Houses Festival this week Further details:  https://greatmusicinirishhouses.wordpress.com 

"Songs In The Key Of Life" by Stevie Wonder

Rachel Breslin explains why the 1976 album “Songs In The Key Of Life” by Stevie Wonder is a classic

Friday 3rd June

Album reviews

Lauren Murphy and John Meagher review “Stranger To Stranger” from Paul Simon, “Ash & Ice” from The Kills and “Let the Record Show: Dexys Do Irish and Country Soul” by Dexys ...

Wednesday 1st June

Pauline Scanlon in session

Pauline Scanlon chats about her second solo album “Gossamer” and her career with Lumiére

Official website:   www.paulinescanlon.net 

(for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

Tuesday 31st May

Review: “Exhibitionism” at the Saatchi Gallery London

Róisín Dwyer reviews “Exhibitionism”, a major exhibition of artefacts from the career of The Rolling Stones currently showing at the Saatchi Gallery London

Full details:   www.saatchigallery.com

Essay: the Open Ear Festival of Electronic Music, Sherkin Island

Donal Dineen with an essay about performing at the Open Ear Festival of Electronic Music this weekend in Sherkin Island (a showcase of the best of experimental Irish electronic music)

Full details:  https://openear.ie   

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