Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Friday 20 June 2014

coming up on Wednesday's show.....celebrating 100 years of Irish music in a "Composing The Island" musical special, in the company of a band that dates back to the establishment of the Irish state and live performances ranging from the classics of Irish music, to opera and the modern

Arena

Arena

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Arts News

Arts News

with Sinead Mooney - legendary lyricist Gerry Goffin dies aged 75

Psychopaths in fiction

Psychopaths in fiction

Declan Burke and Mary McGill discuss the most memorable psychopaths in literature and film

Selections include:  Oliver Ryan from the book "Unravelling Oliver" by Liz Nugent, Achilles from Homer's "Iliad", Vee Parker in the tv series "Orange Is The New Black", Frank Underwood in the tv series "House of Cards", Tom Ripley from "The Talented Mr Ripley" by Patricia Highsmith, Amy Dunne from the novel "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn, Freddie Montgomery from "The Book of Evidence" by John Banville, the Joker from the Batman film "The Dark Knight", Lou Ford from "The Killer Inside Me" by Jim Thompson and Hannibal Lecter, the creation of Thomas Harris

Essay

Essay

Colm Liddy essay about his fear of cows

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Album reviews

Album reviews

Edel Coffey and Níall Carver review "X" by Ed Sheeran, "Love Frequency" by Klaxons and "While 1 Is Less Than 2" by deadmau5

Music Played on the Show

19:04

Title: Up On The Roof

Composer: C King/G Goffin

Performer(s): The Drifters

Album: Up On the Roof: The Best of The Drifters

Duration: 2:48

19:07

Title: (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman

Performer(s): Aretha Franklin

Album: 30 Greatest Hits

Duration: 2:57

01:00

Title: Runaway

Composer: Ed Sheeran

Performer(s): Ed Sheeran

Album: x (Deluxe Edition) Asylum Records/Atlantic

Duration: 3:00

01:00

Title: Don't

Composer: E Sheeran

Performer(s): Ed Sheeran

Album: x (Deluxe Edition) Asylum Records/Atlantic

Duration: 3:54

01:00

Title: There Is No Other Time

Composer: K Gibbons/J Reynolds/J Righton/M Robson Scott/S Taylor Davies

Performer(s): Klaxons

Duration: 3:00

01:00

Title: Liquid Light

Composer: J Reynolds/J Righton/S Taylor Davies

Performer(s): Klaxons

Duration: 3:00

01:00

Title: Avaritia

Composer: Joel Zimmerman

Performer(s): Deadmau5

Album: while(1<2) Astralwerks

Duration: 2:00

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