coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore
coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session
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
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.