Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Friday's show...one of the greatest comic actors of the silent - and any other era - Charlie Chaplin, playwright Emma O'Grady and the latest albums from Django Django, My Morning Jacket and Mumford and Sons

    on Monday's show....chat with actor Danny Huston about his latest film "Pressure", Belfast author Paul McVeigh's debut novel "The Good Son", the 25th anniversary of the Public Enemy album 'Fear Of A Black Planet' and the uplifting sounds of Gospel Rising

    Arena Monday 24 March 2014

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    UPRISING

    UPRISING is a Smashing Times production directed by Mary Moynihan. Written by Tara McKevitt, it's jumping off point is the flag riots which took place in Belfast in 2012 and seeks to explore why people choose violence and the repercussions of their actions. Director Mary Moynihan and actor Evelyn Shaw join Sean
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    Ben Watt - Romany and Tom

    Ben Watt is one half of the music duo Everything But the Girl - the other half is his wife and long time collaborator Tracey Thorn. He has written his memoirs Romany and Tom and Tony Clayton Lea read it for us.
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    Classic Movie - The Blair Witch Project

    John Byrne tells Sean why the 1999 indpendent film The Blair Witch Project is a classic movie
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    Audio Fires live in Session

    Formed in 2012, Audio Fires describe their music as "big guitars with a healthy dose of pop" , their EP 'Don't Let' is out now the join Sean for a chat and to perform

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: 25th December
      Composer: Watt
      Performer(s): Everything But The Girl
      Performer(s): Everything But The Girl
      Album: Amplified Heart (Bonus Track Version), Blanco Y Negro, 0630104532
      Duration: 3:56
    • Title: 24 Windowed House
      Composer: Soak
      Performer(s): Soak
      Performer(s): Soak
      Album: Blud EP
      Duration: 3:41
    • Title: All Of The Way
      Composer: Paul Hindle
      Performer(s): Audio Fires
      Performer(s): Audio Fires
      Album: All of the Way - Single
      Duration: 3:39
    • Title: Don't Let
      Composer: P Hindle/S Moylan/D Nolan/P King
      Performer(s): Audio Fires
      Performer(s): Audio Fires
      Album: info n/a
      Duration: 2:29

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