Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Monday 7 July 2014

coming up on Thursday's show....Dermot Bolger writes about seafaring life in Wexford and wartime Portugal in his latest novel "The Lonely Sea and Sky", innovative and improvisational jazz musicians come together for "Roamer" night and film reviews include Eddie and Patsy wreaking havoc in "Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie", Dwayne Johnson and Kevin Hart negotiate the world of international espionage in "Central Intelligence" and dealing with horrific memories and our mortality in "No Home Movie"

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

with Alan Corr - Pink Floyd to release a new album in October, scripts for new series of Dr Who featuring Peter Capaldi leaked online, Garth Brooks to hold a press conference this Thursday and address issue of ban on his concerts going ahead at Croke Park

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"How To Build A Girl" by Caitlin Moran

"How To Build A Girl" by Caitlin Moran

Evelyn O’Rourke talks to Caitlin Moran about her novel “How To Build A Girl” (published by Ebury Press), the story of a 14-year old girl and her sexual awakening

Dusty Springfield biography

Dusty Springfield biography

George Byrne reviews “Dusty: An Intimate Portrait Of A Musical Legend”, a biography of Dusty Springfield by Karen Bartlett (published by The Robson Press)

New film by Irish director Brendan Muldowney

New film by Irish director Brendan Muldowney

Abie Philbin Bowman reports on “Love Eternal”, a film directed by Irish film-maker Brendan Muldowney, an adaptation of a Japanese novel which explores the themes of death, loneliness and suicide

Tell No Foxx

Tell No Foxx

Chat and music from Wicklow band Tell No Foxx

Official website: http://tellnofoxx.com/  

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Music Played on the Show

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Title: I Only Want To Be With You

Performer(s): Dusty Springfield

Album: 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best of Dusty Springfield

Duration: 2:49

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Title: The Look Of Love

Composer: Hal David/Burt Bacharach

Performer(s): Dusty Springfield

Album: The Look of Love

Duration: 3:43

00:00

Title: Someone To Watch Over Me

Composer: Ira/George Gershwin

Performer(s): Dusty Springfield

Duration: 2:00

00:00

Title: Boulevard

Composer: Tell No Foxx

Performer(s): Tell No Foxx

Duration: 4:00

00:00

Title: Pure

Composer: Tell No Foxx

Performer(s): Tell No Foxx

Duration: 3:00

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