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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 Tuesday 6 May 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - the statue of Michaelangelo’s ‘David’ has weak ankles but experts say it will not collapse, members of REM and Nirvana, Sleater Kinney coming together as Superearth, the manuscript of a lost Felix Mendelssohn song rediscovered 140 years after it went missing

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    Bands on film

    Chris Wasser takes a look at depictions of bands on film - from the real stories told about the likes of The Beatles, Jim Morrison, Johnny Cash, Bill Hayley to fictional bands like those in the film That Thing You Do

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:43
      Title: Nothing To Lose But Your Head
      Composer: William Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Augustines
      Performer(s): Augustines
      Album: Augustines
      Duration: 4:08
    • Title: Rather Be
      Composer: Jack Patterson / Nicole Marshall
      Performer(s): Clean Bandit Feat Jess Glynne
      Performer(s): Clean Bandit Feat Jess Glynne
      Duration: 3:59

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