Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Friday's show..."Pull Down A Horseman", playwright Eugene McCabe's fictional account of how Connolly and Pearse decided on the date for the 1916 Rising, from a childhood in war-torn Biafra to the search for the meaning of love in author Chinelo Okparanta's "Under The Udala Trees" and the latest albums from Rhianna, Elton John and Field Music 

    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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