Arena With Seán Rocks

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    coming up on Friday's show....Kay Sheehy's run-down of the shortlist for the International Dublin Literary Award continues with "Lila" by Marilynne Robinson, Marina Carr and Rachel West, judges for this year's PJ O'Connor Award for Radio Drama, the newly-appointed Ireland Professor of Poetry 2016 and the latest albums from Beth Orton, Robert Glasper reinterpreting Miles Davis and Catfish & The Bottlemen

    Arena Monday 14 April 2014

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    Arts News

    with Sinead Mooney - Glen Hansard and team of “Once” win twice at Olivier Theatre Awards, one of the artworks to be auctioned in London next month is ‘Island Men Returning’ by Jack B Yeats, a potentially-valuable small artwork appears on side of terrace house in England and is possibly by graffiti artist Banksy

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    Rap anniversary

    Jim Carroll on 20th anniversary of the ground-breaking rap album “Illmatic” by Nas

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    Classic Movie

    Harvey O'Brien looks at the 1992 adaptation of Bram Stoker's "Dracula" starring Gary Oldman and directed by Francis Ford Coppola

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Recover
      Composer: Cook/Doherty/Mayberry
      Performer(s): Chvrches
      Performer(s): Chvrches
      Album: The Bones of What You Believe, Virgin, CDV3116
      Duration: 3:41
    • Title: The World Is Yours
      Composer: Nazir Jones, Peter Phillips
      Performer(s): Nas
      Performer(s): Nas
      Duration: 1:17
    • Title: One Love
      Composer: Nasir Jones, Jonathan Davis, Jimmy Heath
      Performer(s): Nas
      Performer(s): Nas
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: New York State Of Mind
      Composer: Nasir Jones, Christopher Martin
      Performer(s): Nas
      Performer(s): Nas
      Duration: 1:44

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