Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Wednesday's show...for a film fan how does the 1991 Patrick Swayze/Keanu Reeves cult-classic 'Point Break' compare with the 2016 re-boot?, familial and political tensions erupt in 1916-era Ireland in Marita Conlon McKenna's new novel  "Rebel Sisters", black comedy about thirty-something date night in "Taboo" and with a style described as 'Sinatra singing Lou Reed', New Yorkers August Wells in session

    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)

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    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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