Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....a new case brings a depressed and disgraced Sherlock Holmes out of hiding in "Art In The Blood" by Bonnie MacBird, artist Rita Duffy recreates a shop owned by Proclamation signatoryTom Clarke in an examination of how ordinary objects can become ‘souvenirs’ after a significant event like 1916, plus reviews of the latest albums from Beyoncé, Brian Eno and Travis

    on Bank Holiday Monday.....a special to mark International Labour Day, celebrating the art, music, theatre and books created on the theme of work and labour in the company of arts journalist Sinead Gleeson, poet Dave Lordan, singer Barry Gleeson and author Lisa McInerney

    Arena Thursday 22 May 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - Nick Cave wins Best Album at 2014 Ivor Novella Awards for 'Push The Sky Away' and Christine McVie confirms she is rejoining Fleetwood Mac, a Bavarian aristocrat who helped turn The Rolling Stones in multi-millionaires has died, actress Jennifer Lawrence gives details of her post-Oscar partying

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    Film Reviews

    Sinead Ní Mhórdha and Darryl Jones review new films –  ‘Fading Gigolo’, 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' and 'Blended'   

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    Lynched

    Darragh Lynch and Radie Peat from the band Lynched talk about their sound being steeped in the folk tradition       

    Official website: http://lynchedmusic.com/ 

    (for copyright reasons the music played during this interview is not available to download)

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Daffodil Mulligan
      Composer: Trad / Arr Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Duration: 2:10
    • Title: Henry My Son
      Composer: Trad / Arr Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Duration: 2:16
    • Title: Salonika
      Composer: Trad / Arr Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Duration: 1:00
    • Title: Cold Old Fire
      Composer: Cian Lawless / Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Duration: 1:45
    • Title: Oba To Je
      Composer: Colours Afrobeat Foundation
      Performer(s): Colours Afrobeat Foundation
      Performer(s): Colours Afrobeat Foundation
      Duration: 5:25

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