Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....a new case brings a depressed and disgraced Sherlock Holmes out of hiding in "Art In The Blood" by Bonnie MacBird, artist Rita Duffy recreates a shop owned by Proclamation signatoryTom Clarke in an examination of how ordinary objects can become ‘souvenirs’ after a significant event like 1916, plus reviews of the latest albums from Beyoncé, Brian Eno and Travis

    on Bank Holiday Monday.....a special to mark International Labour Day, celebrating the art, music, theatre and books created on the theme of work and labour in the company of arts journalist Sinead Gleeson, poet Dave Lordan, singer Barry Gleeson and author Lisa McInerney

    Arena Tuesday 29 October 2013

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    Arena Tuesday 29th October 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Theatre - Beatle Mal

    Nik Wood - Jones on 'Beatle Mal' his one-man play about Mal Evans, roadie to The Beatles. Performances are on Thursday 31st October and November 1st at The Mill Theatre in Dundrum and Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th November at Dublin's Smock Alley Theatre - www.beatlemal.com.

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    Comic Books into Movies

    Chris Wasser on comic books that have been turned into films. This week sees the release of 'Thor: The Dark World'.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:47
      Title: Where Can I Go
      Performer(s): Laura Marling
      Performer(s): Laura Marling
      Duration: 3:55
    • Title: Careless Whisper
      Composer: George Michael
      Performer(s): George Michael
      Performer(s): George Michael
      Duration: 5:14
    • Title: The Only Way Is Up
      Composer: G Jackson / J Henderson
      Performer(s): Yazz
      Performer(s): Yazz
      Album: Wanted Yazz, Big Life
      Duration: 4:10
    • Title: Run
      Composer: Connolly/Archer/Lightbody/Macclelland/Quinn
      Performer(s): Snow Patrol
      Performer(s): Snow Patrol
      Album: Final Straw, Polydor, 9865408
      Duration: 4:32
    • Title: Free
      Composer: Rudimental / Emeli Sande
      Performer(s): Rudimental Feat Emeli Sande
      Performer(s): Rudimental Feat Emeli Sande
      Album: Home, Asylum, ASYLUM24
      Duration: 3:23

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