on Friday's show.....suggestions for gifts for the music lover in your life, a celebration of Irish design, the Lena Dunham memoir that has caused a stir and the little Star of Bethlehem re-imagined for the theatre
Daily arts and popular culture show, presented tonight by Evelyn O'Rourke
with Alan Corr - Eoin Colfer announced as the third Laureate na nÓg which aims to promote the importance of childrens literature, the planned Morrissey biopic 'Stephen' apparently will cover his pre-Smiths life, Chuck Berry will receive the 2014 Polar Music Prize (musical equivalent of a Nobel Prize)
Shaun Dunne and Sinead Gleeson review latest releases - "Frank", "Before The Winter Chill" and "Sabotage"
Tony Clayton Lea reviews some of the latest music books - "Simply Thrilled: The Presposterous Story Of Postcard Records" by Simon Goddard (published by Ebury Press), "Here Comes The Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm & Blues" by Joel Selvin (published by Counterpoint Press), "Bathed In Lightning" by Colin Harper (published by Jawbone Press) and "Rock Stars Stole My Life" by Mark Ellen (published by Coronet)
Presenter: Seán Rocks