on Friday's show.....Alice McDermott chats about the turn-of-the-century Irish Brooklyn she portrays in her latest novel "The Ninth Hour", Carl Austin looks at why "The Wire" was such a ground-breaking tv series and reviews of the latest albums from Jack White, George Ezra and Lissie
Willie White, Director of the Dublin Theatre Festival on this year's Festival programme. The festival starts on Thursday September 26th and the website for further information is www.dublintheatrefestival.com.
Mick Flannery performs 'Sing To Me' and 'Boston' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. Mick performs with Josh Ritter at this year's Galway Arts Festival on Saturday July 20th - www.galwayartsfestival.com.
The Galway Film Fleadh opened last night and one film of interest tells the story of an Irish sub-culture...'Hill Street' is a new documentary directed by JJ Rolfe and produced by Dave Leahy. Ray Wingnut reports. The website for further information is www.galwayfilmfleadh.com.