coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore
coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session
A daily magazine programme which looks at what's on in the world of arts and entertainment
RTE Concert Orchestra Conductor David Brophy on a new CD 'Choirs for Christmas' which features the amateur choirs who were finalists in last year's RTE Lyric FM Choirs for Christmas competition and the RTE Concert Orchestra.
Book - 'Action Movies: The Cinema of Striking Back'
Harvey O'Brien on his latest book 'Action Movies: The Cinema of Striking Back' which is a study of the action film as an idea and genre. The Publication is a Wallflower book Published by Columbia University Press.
Darryl Jones discusses this week's Classic Movie 'Get Carter', a British crime drama released in 1971.Written & directed by Mike Hodges, it stars Michael Caine as gangster Jack Carter who is investigating the murder of his brother.