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
Arena Monday 8th July 2013
Daily arts and popular culture show.
10 Days in Dublin Festival
Mitzi Dalton of the 10 Days in Dublin Festival joins Seán Rocks. The website for further information is www.10daysindublin.com.
Book Review - Gill Hornby
Antonia Hart reviews 'The Hive' by Gill Hornby which is Published by Little Brown. The book poses the question Can Adult Women Be Ruled by a Queen Bee?.
Galway Film Fleadh
Ray Wingnut reports on this year's Galway Film Fleadh which opens on Tuesday 9th July. The website for further information is www.galwayfilmfleadh.com.
Classic Movie - Ghost World
Diane Negra discusses this week's Classic Movie 'Ghost World' from 2001 starring Thora Birch with Seán Rocks.
Cherry Red Records have re-issued Microdisney's classic 'Love Your Enemies' and 'The Clock Comes Down The Stairs' albums. Tony Clayton-Lea discusses the band with Seán Rocks.