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 Friday 10 January 2014

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    Arena Friday 10th January 2014

    Daily arts and popular culture show.
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    Book - Difficult Men

    Sinead Gleeson on the book 'Difficult Men: behind the scenes of a creative revolution: From the Sopranos and The Wire to Mad Men and Breaking Bad' by Brett Martin which is Published by Penguin.

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    Arena Friday 10th January 2014 - Full Programme

    Arts News with Abie Philbin Bowman, Nerys Williams and Darryl Jones on Welsh Poet Dylan Thomas and Sinead Gleeson on the book 'Difficult Men' by Brett Martin.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Cavalier
      Composer: James Mcmorrow
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Album: Post Tropical, FACTD15
      Duration: 4:58
    • Title: Gold
      Composer: Mcmorrow, James Vincent
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Performer(s): James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Album: Post Tropical, Faction, FACTD15
      Duration: 3:10
    • Title: Sequins
      Composer: Kathryn Williams / Ed Harcourt
      Performer(s): Kathryn Williams
      Performer(s): Kathryn Williams
      Album: Crown Electric, One Little Indian, TPLP1189CD
      Duration: 0:57
    • Title: High Hopes
      Composer: Bruce Springsteen
      Performer(s): Bruce Springsteen
      Performer(s): Bruce Springsteen
      Album: High Hopes, 88843015462
      Duration: 5:11

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