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    40 years of ABBA

    John Meagher on the release of 'ABBA: The Singles', a box-set of all their singles released on vinyl to mark their 40th anniversary 

     

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    Album reviews

    Sinead White and John Meagher review new albums - "Lazaretto" by Jack White, "48:13" by Kasabian and "Stockholm" by Chrissie Hynde 

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    Acid house

    Jim Carroll reviews "The True Story Of Acid House: Britain's Last Youth Culture Revolution" by Luke Bainbridge which looks at what made acid house such an important musical movement (published by Omnibus Press)

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    Album reviews

    Róisín Dwyer and Simon Maher review new albums - "Fatboy Slim presents Bem Brazil", "Animal Ambition" by 50 Cent and "New Eyes" by Clean Bandit

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    Patricia Bardon, opera singer

    Irish singer Patricia Bardon talks about her career as a mezzo-soprano and playing the title role of Carmen at the National Concert Hall this Saturday

    More info at www.nch.ie

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    Mental health and the arts

    JP Swaine of First Fortnight (the mental health arts festival) and Tim V Smith and Carol Anne McGowan from the band Hidden Highways talk about the charity See Change and their green ribbon campaign to encourage a national conversation about mental health. They are releasing a fund-raising album called 'There Is A Light'

    Charity website:  http://www.seechange.ie/ 

    Album launch: http://www.whelanslive.com/index.php/there-is-a-light/ 

    Hidden Highways website: http://hiddenhighways.bandcamp.com/

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