Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    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 Wednesday 2 April 2014

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    Arts News

    Alan Corr with the latest news in the arts world - the U2 album The Joshua Tree added to the registry of the US National Congress, Meryl Streep to play a mother who plays a guitar-wielding rocker at night in the new Jonathan Demme film and a stolen Paul Gaugin painting has been found hanging in an Italian kitchen for decades     

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    Feis Ceoil

    Evelyn O'Rourke reports on the ESB Feis Ceoil which began at the RDS this week and sees 5,000 performers showcasing their musical talents over the next two weeks. She talks to Laura Gilsenan CEO, ajudicating musician Julie Feeney, the Wesley College choir director Helen Doyle and 16-year old student Nathan Hayes

    www.feisceoil.ie

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    Comedy

    Abie Philbin Bowman talks to Irish comedian Jarlath Regan about his decision to pursue a career in the UK and his podcast "An Irishman Abroad"

    for more information about Jarlath Regan see www.jigser.com

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Tattoo Rings
      Composer: Ian Whitty And The Exchange
      Performer(s): Ian Whitty And The Exchange
      Performer(s): Ian Whitty And The Exchange
      Album: info n/a
      Duration: 4:30
    • Title: Birds Carry Souls
      Composer: Ian Whitty And The Exchange
      Performer(s): Ian Whitty And The Exchange
      Performer(s): Ian Whitty And The Exchange
      Album: Whimsical River Records
      Duration: 4:00

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