Arena Friday 24 January 2014

coming up on Wednesday's show....a guide to how Bob Dylan influenced 1960’s American culture, Jonathan Swift "The Reluctant Rebel", a biography by John Stubbs, folk singer Miriam Donohue in session and Antigone by Sophocles plays a big part in the John Scott dance show “Precious Metal” 

Arena Friday 24th January 2014

Arena Friday 24th January 2014

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Arts News

Arts News

Alan Corr of RTE Ten with the latest arts and entertainment news.

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Latest Paperbacks

Latest Paperbacks

Sinead Gleeson with the latest paperbacks including Longbourn by Jo Baker, Claire Messud's The Woman Upstairs, A Permanent Member of the Family by Russell Banks, Dalkey Archives Best European Fiction Anthology, How to Be A Heroine - or What I've Learned from Reading Too Much by Samantha Ellis, How to read a Novelist by John Freeman, Janet Malcolm - Forty-One False Starts - Essays on Artists and Writers and Sounds Like London: 100 Years of Black Music in the Capital by Lloyd Bradley.

Sonya Kelly

Sonya Kelly

Sonya Kelly reads her piece 'On the Side'. Sonya's show 'Care' is at Dublin's Project Arts Centre from Thursday February 20th.

Jon Savage

Jon Savage

'Teenage' is a new documentary directed by Matt Wolf. Co-Writer Jon Savage joins Seán Rocks. The film is currently showing at Dublin's IFI - www.ifi.ie.

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Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Aoife Barry and Simon Barry review this week's albums 'Feels Like Home' from Sheryl Crow, Ásgeir with 'In The Silence' and 'Too True' from Dum Dum Girls.

Arena Friday 24th January 2014 - Full Programme

Alan Corr with Arts and Entertainment News, Sinead Gleeson on the latest paperbacks, Sonya Kelly on eating out and Jon Savage on the documentary 'Teenage'.

Music Played on the Show

Digital Witness

Digital Witness

St Vincent

3:23

Callin' Me When I'M Lonely

Callin' Me When I'M Lonely

Sheryl Crow

1:03

Waterproof Mascara

Waterproof Mascara

Sheryl Crow

1:04

Cult Of Love

Cult Of Love

Dum Dum Girls

1:21

Lost Boys And Girls Club

Lost Boys And Girls Club

Dum Dum Girls

1:17

King And Cross

King And Cross

Ásgeir

1:03

Higher

Higher

Ásgeir

1:23

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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