Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Friday 9 May 2014

coming up on Friday's show....Bantry is in full swing for the West Cork Literary Festival, Liz Nugent returns to the world of crime and deception in her latest novel "Lying In Wait" and the latest albums from Mstrkrft, Jack & Amanda Palmer and Bear's Den

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

with Sinead Mooney - Metallica will be the first heavy-metal band to headline Glastonbury 2014, Drogheda-born author Erika McGann wins Waverton Good Read Children Award for her novel ‘The Demon Notebook’, the film ‘Noah’ not getting a release in China because censors dismissed it on religious grounds

RTÉ All-Ireland Drama Festival

RTÉ All-Ireland Drama Festival

Lurlene Duggan of the Prosperous Dramatic Society on their chances in the RTÉ All-Ireland Drama Festival with their production of the Marc Camoletti farce “Boeing Boeing”

Book review

Book review

Arlene Hunt reviews "Can Anybody Help Me?", the first novel from Sinead Crowley (the RTÉ Arts & Media Correspondent).  Published by Quercus

Performance artist Veronica Dyas

Performance artist Veronica Dyas

performance artist Veronica Dyas talks about what influenced her latest show 'Here and Now' at the Project Arts Centre which focuses on notions of home and the Irish attitude to housing, giving away all her possessions and walking the Camino

Full details at http://projectartscentre.ie/event/now/ 

Album reviews

Album reviews

Sinead Ní Mhordha and Eoin Glackin review new albums - "Xscape" by Michael Jackson, "Turn Blue" from The Black Keys and "Unrepentant Geraldines" by Tori Amos  

Music Played on the Show

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Title: Love Never Felt So Good

Composer: M Jackson

Performer(s): Michael Jackson

Album: Love Never Felt so Good - Single

Duration: 4:20

00:00

Title: Do You Know Where Your Children Are

Composer: M Jackson

Performer(s): Michael Jackson

Duration: 0:59

00:00

Title: It's Up To You Now

Composer: Black Keys

Performer(s): The Black Keys

Duration: 1:33

00:00

Title: Waiting On Words

Composer: Black Keys

Performer(s): The Black Keys

Duration: 0:38

00:00

Title: 16 Shades Of Blue

Composer: Tori Amos

Performer(s): Tori Amos

Album: Unrepentant Geraldines

Duration: 4:07

00:00

Title: Promise

Composer: Tori Amos

Performer(s): Tori Amos

Duration: 1:13

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