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    on Wednesday's show.....everybody's favourite vampire and a classic since he was created by Irishman Bram Stoker in 1897, Count Dracula gets a makeover in the new film 'Dracula Untold', there's a review of the Booker-nominated novel "How To Be Both" by Ali Smith and chat with the band Carriages ahead of their appearance at the Hard Working Class Heroes festival

    Arena Thursday 10 April 2014

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    Arts News

    Arts News with Alan Corr - the Ceiliúradh at the Royal Albert Hall in London to mark the end of President Higgins' official visit to the UK,  Ray Davies (of The Kinks) to appear at the Dublin Writers Festival in May, Joan Jett and Michael Stipe may sing with surviving members of Nirvana tonight when the band are inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame tonight      

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    Art of the Troubles

    Kelly Grover looks at ‘The Art of the Troubles’, an exhibition at the Ulster Museum of the works of 50 artists interpreting how the 30 years of conflict impacted on the lives of people in the north of Ireland

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Doves
      Composer: Future Islands
      Performer(s): Future Islands
      Performer(s): Future Islands
      Album: Ideas for Housecrafts ASCAP
      Duration: 3:02
    • Title: Iron Sky
      Composer: Paolo Nutini
      Performer(s): Paolo Nutini
      Performer(s): Paolo Nutini
      Album: Iron Sky - EP, Atlantic
      Duration: 6:24
    • Title: Let Me Down Easy
      Composer: Wrecia Holloway, James Mcdougal, Paolo Nutini, Rollo Armstrong
      Performer(s): Paolo Nutini
      Performer(s): Paolo Nutini
      Album: Iron Sky - EP, Atlantic Records
      Duration: 1:01
    • Title: Hardly Hardly
      Composer: Wallis Bird
      Performer(s): Wallis Bird
      Performer(s): Wallis Bird
      Album: Bird Records
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: The Cards
      Composer: Wallis Bird
      Performer(s): Wallis Bird
      Performer(s): Wallis Bird
      Album: Architect (Deluxe Video Version), Bird Records
      Duration: 1:20
    • Title: Svensk Sas
      Composer: Bo Sven Norgren
      Performer(s): Todd Terje
      Performer(s): Todd Terje
      Album: Sony/ATV Music Scandinavia
      Duration: 0:57
    • Title: Johnny And Mary
      Composer: Palmer, Robert
      Performer(s): Todd Terje Featuring Bryan Ferry
      Performer(s): Todd Terje Featuring Bryan Ferry
      Album: It's Album Time With Todd Terje, Olsen Records, OLS 006CD
      Duration: 0:34

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