Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....the makers of "The Curse of Styria", a horror film inspired by the work of Sheridan le Fanu and starring Stephen Rea, new poetry from Dave Lordan and album reviews include the latest from Lily and Madeleine, Yusuf Islam and Annie Lennox

    Arena Thursday 17 October 2013

    Listen

    Arena Thursday 17th October 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

    Listen

    Book Review - Elizabeth Gilbert

    Edel Coffey reviews 'The Signature of all Things' by Elizabeth Gilbert which is Published by Bloomsbury. Elizabeth Gilbert will read from the book on Wednesday 23rd October at Dublin's Liberty Hall Theatre as part of the Dublin Writer's Festival - www.dublinwritersfestival.com.

    Listen

    Live Music - Red Queen Contest

    Live music from Navan band Red Queen Contest who perform 'Before It Gets Old' and 'Subtle Hand' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. The band release their debut album at Dublin's Academy on Friday October 18th & their website is www.redqueencontest.com.

    Listen

    Arena Thursday 17th October 2013 - Full Programme

    Arts News with Sinead Mooney, Sophie Gorman and Brian Lloyd review the films Captain Phillips, Enough Said and Escape Plan, Edel Coffey reviews Elizabeth Gilbert's 'The Signature of all Things' Val McDermid on her book 'Cross and Burn' and live music from Red Queen Contest.

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail tapes@rte.ie or click here for RTÉ Archives sales form. Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Your Life Is A Lie
      Performer(s): Mgmt
      Performer(s): Mgmt
      Album: MGMT (The "Optimizer" Deluxe Edition)
      Duration: 2:20
    • Title: Now Before It Gets Old
      Composer: Red Queen Contest
      Performer(s): Red Queen Contest
      Performer(s): Red Queen Contest
      Album: Red Queen Records
      Duration: 4:38
    • Title: Subtle Hand
      Composer: Red Queen Contest
      Performer(s): Red Queen Contest
      Performer(s): Red Queen Contest
      Album: Red Queen Records
      Duration: 4:27

    Arena With Seán Rocks

    Latest Show

    Arena With Seán Rocks on Twitter

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

    Schedule Open Schedule