Arena Friday 17 January 2014

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 Friday 17th January 2014

Arena Friday 17th January 2014

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with tonight's Arts and Entertainment News.

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Author Louise Doughty

Author Louise Doughty

Author Louise Doughty on her book 'Apple Tree Yard' which is Published by Faber and Faber.

Drama On One - Oscar Night

Drama On One - Oscar Night

Clip of Drama On One's 'Oscar Night' which broadcasts on Sunday January 19th on RTE Radio 1 at 8pm. The website is www.rte.ie/dramaonone.

Tradfest 2014

Tradfest 2014

Pete Mullineaux, who will will be among the many fans attending this year's tradfest which runs from 22- 26 January, joins Seán Rocks. www.templebartrad.com for full details.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Rachel Breslin and Ollie Cole review this week's new album releases - self-titled albums from War Paint and The Gloaming and Damien Durado's 'Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Sun'.

Music Played on the Show

She Used To Love Me A Lot

She Used To Love Me A Lot

Johnny Cash

0:24

Paddy Canny's Toast

Paddy Canny's Toast

Charlie Lennon

3:47

Kitty O'Neils

Kitty O'Neils

Edel Fox, Neill Byrne

1:04

Clancy's Jig

Clancy's Jig

Willie Clancy

0:54

Peggy's Waltz

Peggy's Waltz

Pete Mollineaux / Dennis Cahill

1:40

Song 44

Song 44

The Gloaming

6:44

The Old Bush

The Old Bush

The Gloaming

7:35

Silver Timothy

Silver Timothy

Damien Durado

0:55

Love Is To Die For

Love Is To Die For

Warpaint

4:51

Disco

Disco

Warpaint

4:51

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