Arena Tuesday 19 February 2013

coming up on Friday's show....a special on "Fermata: Writings Inspired by Music", a new anthology which explores the connection between music and the written word...Fairytale of New York, Hofstetter's Serenade and Blueberry Hill - just some of the hits which have provided inspiration for poets and writers through the decades

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Would you like to be in the audience for our special Christmas programme on Tuesday the 20th of December at 6.30pm? The Army No. 1 Band will be joined by soprano Mairead Buicke and members of the New Dublin Voices Choir for some lovely seasonal music.  To apply for tickets to this recording just email by Monday 19th December with your full name, address and number of tickets required to arena@rte.ie 

Arena Tuesday 19th February 2012

Arena Tuesday 19th February 2012

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Author Sophie Hannah

Author Sophie Hannah

Sophie Hannah discusses her latest book 'The Carrier' with Seán Rocks. The book is her eighth psychological thriller to feature the detective pairing of Simon Waterhouse and Charlie Zailer. The Publishers are Hodder and Stoughton.

101 Essential Rock Records

101 Essential Rock Records

Tony Clayton-Lea discusses '101 Essential Rock Records - the Golden Age of Vinyl from The Beatles to The Sex Pistols' by Jeff Gold with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Geiko Press - http://www.101essentialrecords.com for more information.

House of Cards on Netflix

House of Cards on Netflix

Evelyn O'Rourke on the re-make of 'House of Cards' starring Kevin Spacey, the first series made exclusively for Netflix - www.netflix.com for more information.

Live Music - Marc Carroll

Live Music - Marc Carroll

Marc Carroll performs 'Sat Neath her Window' and 'Muskingum River' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. Marc's latest album is called 'Stone Beads and Silver'.

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