Arena Wednesday 23 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 Wednesday 23rd October 2013

Arena Wednesday 23rd October 2013

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Beatles Special - Part One

Beatles Special - Part One

 

A special programme to celebrate 50 years since The Beatles performed in Dublin with live music from Get Back (formerly The Classic Beatles), Colm Keane Author of 'The Beatles - Irish Concerts', Shirley Chance and Stephen Kennedy of The Dublin Beatles Festival and live music from Jonathan Ward and Vyvienne Long with Binzer Brennan. The Dublin Beatles Festival takes place between November 7th and 10th - www.dublinbeatlesfestival.com.

 

Beatles Special - Part Two

Beatles Special - Part Two

 

Catherine Hansard, who broke into The Beatles dressing room in 1963, Terrie & Bill Colman-Black, Keith Cairns, Daragh Downes of the Beatles Lecture Series in Trinity College, Colin Hanton of The Quarrymen and live music from Beatles For Sale.

 

Beatles Special - Part Three

Beatles Special - Part Three

 

Seamus Brennan performs an excerpt from the Play 'John Lennon's Last Day, a home recording of John & Sean Lennon with Yoko Ono from 1979, live music from The Ikonics, Dublin Artist Georgina Flood on her Beatles Art and live music from Get Back.

 

Music Played on the Show

She Loves You

She Loves You

Get Back

2:22

I'Ll Be On My Way

I'Ll Be On My Way

Beatles For Sale

1:57

Eleanor Rigby

Eleanor Rigby

The Ikonics

3:23

I Saw Her Standing There

I Saw Her Standing There

Get Back

3:05

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