coming up on Thursday's show.....editor Nick Laird chronicles five centuries of verse in "The Zoo of the New: Poems to Read Now", Michael Feinstein brings the great American songbook to the NCH and film reviews include The Secret Scripture, Life and The Lost City of Z
'Fairy Tales: Early Colour Stencil Films from Pathé'
John Byrne discusses a new DVD release 'Fairy Tales: Early Colour Stencil Films from Pathé' which looks at the 'trick film' where the music halls and vaudeville theatres were trawled for the most fantastical acts. It's released by the BFI and is available now.
Edel Coffey and Simon Maher review this week's new album releases with Seán Rocks: 'Opposites' from Scottish band Biffy Clyro, 'Stone Beads and Silver' from Irish musician Marc Carroll and 'Hummingbird', the second album from Local Natives.