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 9 July 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - Garth Brooks writes to Peter Aiken saying his 'heart is breaking' but he couldn't do 3 concerts instead of the 5 for which fans had already bought tickets, Sharp Objects the first novel from Gillian Flynn (author of Gone Girl) is to be made into a tv series, Jarvis Cocker and Jack White to appear on Beck compilation album Song Reader

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    Herman Koch, author

    author Herman Koch talks about his latest book “Summer House With Swimming Pool”, a story about a famous actor who dies after a medical procedure goes wrong (published by Atlantic Books)

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:18
      Title: Ruin
      Performer(s): Cat Power
      Performer(s): Cat Power
      Album: Ruin - Single
      Duration: 3:27
    • Title: High Hopes
      Composer: Dave Gilmour/Polly Samson
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Album: Pulse (Live), Parlophone
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: What Do You Want From Me
      Composer: Dave Gilmour/Rick Wright/Polly Samson
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Performer(s): Pink Floyd
      Album: Pulse (Live), Parlophone
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: Thin Man Theme
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: First Robot Reveal
      Composer: 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Performer(s): 3epkano
      Duration: 3:00

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