Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Thursday's show....singer and fingerstyle guitarist Robert Doyle in session, announcement of the winner of this year's Hennessy Literary Award for new Irish writing and film reviews include superhero "Captain America: Civil War", the moral horrors of Auschwitz in "Son of Saul", comedy drama "Demolition" and fishing communities under threat in "Atlantic"

    Arena Tuesday 13 May 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - a Family Guy/Simpsons episode to air in September, a track possibly about Mountjoy Prison on Morrissey's next album 'None Of Your Business', Blondie one of the big acts confirmed for this year's Electric Picnic

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    50 great books that can change your life

    Andy Miller, author of "The Year Of Reading Dangerously: How 50 Great Books Saved My Life"  (published by Fourth Estate)  

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    Other people's taste in music

    John Byrne reviews “Let’s Talk About Love: Why Other People Have Such Bad Taste” by Carl Wilson (published by Bloomsbury), a book that looks at how people organise their identities around their professed love for different types of music

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:18
      Title: My Silver Lining
      Composer: Soderberg / Soderberg
      Performer(s): First Aid Kit
      Performer(s): First Aid Kit
      Album: Stay Gold, Columbia, 88843066612
      Duration: 3:50
    • Title: Mr Tembo
      Composer: Albarn, Damon
      Performer(s): Damon Albarn
      Performer(s): Damon Albarn
      Album: Everyday Robots, Parlophone, 825646331314
      Duration: 3:43
    • Title: My Heart Will Go On
      Composer: Horner/Jennings
      Performer(s): Celine Dion
      Performer(s): Celine Dion
      Album: The All Time Greatest Movie Songs (recordno: Moodcd67), Columbia, MOODCD67
      Duration: 4:35

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