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 Wednesday 11 June 2014


    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - Oprah Winfrey to join the cast of new Martin Luther King biopic 'Selma', a Derry book owner put his stock of 100,000 books into a skip, Frank Sinatra the most popular of all Wikipaedia historical figures


    Faith poetry

    John F Deane talks about his final collection of poetry “Who Do You Say That I Am?”, a collection of faith poetry which was inspired by answers he got to the question “who do you think Jesus Christ is?” (published by Poetry Ireland)

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Uptight Downtown
      Composer: Elly Jackson/Ben Langmaid/Ian Sherwin
      Performer(s): La Roux
      Performer(s): La Roux
      Album: Trouble In Paradise
      Duration: 3:36
    • Title: Craigie Hill
      Composer: Trad/Arr R Beatty
      Performer(s): The Old Dance School
      Performer(s): The Old Dance School
      Album: Chasing the Light, Transition Records
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: The Entley Light
      Composer: Robin Beatty
      Performer(s): The Old Dance School
      Performer(s): The Old Dance School
      Duration: 4:44

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