Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Thursday's show....film reviews will include the James Brown biopic "Get On Up", Tommy Lee Jones western "The Homesman" and the next installment of The Hunger Games, the latest albums from The Coronas, One Direction and Mary J Blige and acclaimed author Anthony Horowitz explains why he chose to resurrect the world of Sherlock Holmes in his new novel

    Arena Wednesday 31 July 2013

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    Non-Fiction Reads

    Simon Maher with his recommendations for non-fiction reading including Difficult Men by Brett Martin (Penguin), Drinking with Men by Rosie Schaap (Penguin), Life by Keith Richards (Weidenfeld and Nicholson), Everest Calling, the Irish Journey by Lorna Siggins (Collins Press), Paid For – My Journey through Prostitution by Rachel Moran (Gill and Macmillan), My Lunches with Orson by Peter Biskind (Metropolitan Books) and Seven Deadly Sins – My Pursuit of Lance Armstrong by David Walsh (Simon and Schuster).

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    Author Lottie Moggach

    Author Lottie Moggach reads from her book 'Kiss Me First' which is Published by Picador.

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    Live Music - Fight Like Apes

    Fight Like Apes perform 'Crouching Bees' and 'Carousel' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. The band play Billy Byrnes Bar in Kilkenny as part of this year's Kilkenny Arts Festival - www.kilkennyarts.ie.

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    Poetry - Raven

    Performance Poet Raven joins Seán Rocks. Raven will perform at this weekend's Indiependence Festival in Cork - www.indiependence.ie.

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    Granta Travel

    Granta's (www.granta.com) quarterly new periodical focuses on travel and includes pieces from Dave Eggers and Haruki Murakami - Manchán Magan joins Seán Rocks.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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