Arena With Seán Rocks

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    on Monday's show....a public interview with acclaimed author Martin Amis, recorded in front of a live audience at the recent  'Mountains to Sea' book festival

    Arena Tuesday 27 May 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - Limerick preparing for a troupe of giant puppets from the French Theatre Company ‘Royal Deluxe’ to appear on streets in September as part of the City of Culture celebrations, the top-grossing movies of all time, according to a Beat on the Street report Dublin is joint-third in a poll of best cities for buskers

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    End-of-the-world films

    John Byrne with a guide to the biggest end-of-the-world films as outlined in the book “World Gone Wild: A Survivor’s Guide To Post-Apocalyptic Movies” by David J Moore (published by Schiffer)

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    Led Zeppelin

    Tony Clayton Lea looks at the career of Led Zeppelin, as a new box-set of re-mastered and prevously unheard versions of their first 3 albums are released

    (for copyright reasons the music featured in this item is not available to download)

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    Peter Fallon, poet

    Peter Fallon, poet and publisher – he talks about his latest collection ‘Strong My Love’ which is dedicated to his children and being a publisher with Gallery Press

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The More You Ignore Me The Closer I Get
      Composer: Morrissey/Boorer
      Performer(s): Morrissey
      Performer(s): Morrissey
      Album: Very Best Of Morrissey, Major Minor Records, CDSMLP71
      Duration: 3:41
    • Title: Whole Lotta Love
      Composer: R Plant/J Bonham/G Pitney/Jp Jones/J Patrick
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Duration: 5:44
    • Title: Good Times Bad Times/Communication Breakdown (Live In Paris 1969)
      Composer: Page/Jones/Bonham/Plant
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Album: Live In Paris 1969, Warner
      Duration: 4:02
    • Title: Immigrant Song
      Composer: J Patrick/R Plant
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Performer(s): Led Zeppelin
      Album: Mothership (Remastered)
      Duration: 2:37

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