Arena Monday 14 October 2013

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

Arena Monday 14th October 2013

Arena Monday 14th October 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Audrey Donoghue with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

Book Review - Solo: A James Bond Novel

Book Review - Solo: A James Bond Novel

Simon Maher reviews 'Solo: A James Bond Novel' by William Boyd. The Publishers are Jonathan Cape.

The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland

The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland

The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland is composed of two bound volumes in a slip cover. The Publishers are UCD Press. Co-Editor Barra Boydell joins Seán Rocks.

Prefab Sprout

Prefab Sprout

Tony Clayton-Lea on 'Crimson Red' the new album from Prefab Sprout.

Classic Movie - Brigadoon

Classic Movie - Brigadoon

Ruth Barton discusses tonight's Classic Movie 'Brigadoon' with Seán Rocks. The film was released in 1954 and stars Gene Kelly as an American hunter who goes missing in the hills of Scotland.

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Arena Monday 14th October 2013 - Full Programme

Audrey Donohue with tonight's Arts News, Simon Maher reviews the James Bond novel 'Solo' by William Boyd, Barra Boydell on 'The Encyclopedia of Music in Ireland', Tony Clayton-Lea on 'Crimson Red' the new album from Prefab Sprout and Ruth Barton discusses this week's Classic Movie 'Brigadoon' starring Gene Kelly.

Music Played on the Show

The Wire (Album Version)

The Wire (Album Version)

Haim

4:06

King Of Rock And Roll

King Of Rock And Roll

Prefab Sprout

4:21

The Best Jewel Thief In The World

The Best Jewel Thief In The World

Prefab Sprout

4:52

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