Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Wednesday's show....Lisa O'Neill in session, Kay Sheehy's reviews of novels on the IMPAC shortlist continue with "Department of Speculation" by Jenny Offill, the fictitious music hall star Kitty Kelly tells the story of 1916 in the travelling art exhibition "Here We Are, At The Risk Of Our Lives" and film-maker Johnny Gogan honours one of our great essayist and Ireland's George Orwell, "Hubert Butler: Witness To The Future"

    Arena Tuesday 19 March 2013

    Listen

    Arena Tuesday 19th March 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

    Listen

    Political Comedians

    Abie Philbin-Bowman on an Irish political cabinet made up entirely of Irish stand-up comedians.

    Listen

    Live Music - Cora Venus Lunny

    Cora Venus Lunny, presented by the Irish Composers Collective, will perform at the Kevin Barry Room at the National Concert Hall in Dublin on Thursday the 21st of March. The website is www.nch.ie. Cora Venus Lunny performs 'Wave' by Richard Gill live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks.

    Listen

    The Beatles - Please Please Me

    Tony Clayton-Lea on 50 years of the album 'Please Please Me' by The Beatles.

    Listen

    Crime Fiction Books

    Declan Burke on the latest crime fiction books including 'I Hear the Sirens in the Street' by Adrian McKinty (Serpent's Tail), 'Gone Again' by Doug Johnstone (Faber & Faber), 'The Carrier' by Sophie Hannah (Hodder and Stoughton) & 'The Polka Dot Girl' by Darragh McManus (Roundfire Books).

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:34
      Title: Please Please Me
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Duration: 2:13
    • 19:41
      Title: Twist And Shout
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Album: Please Please Me
      Duration: 2:46
    • 19:49
      Title: I Saw Her Standing There
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Performer(s): The Beatles
      Duration: 3:05

    Arena With Seán Rocks

    Latest Show

    Arena With Seán Rocks on Twitter

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

    Schedule Open Schedule