Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Wednesday 9 July 2014

coming up on Friday's show....today we mark the anniversary of the first day of the one of the most tragic battles of the 20th century, the battle of the Somme, with a special programme on how the battle and the wider fallout from World War I is reflected in Irish literature, art, music and cultural memory

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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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

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)

 

Pink Floyd classic album re-issued

Pink Floyd classic album re-issued

Brian Lloyd on the re-issue of the classic Pink Floyd album “The Division Bell”

Paul Gaffney, photographer

Paul Gaffney, photographer

Paul Gaffney talks about his 3,500km walk through Europe and his current exhibition of photographs he took along the way

(accompanying photo is 'Untitled #24' by Paul Gaffney)

Exhibition details at: www.oliversearsgallery.com

Official website: www.paulgaffneyphotography.com 

3Epkano

3Epkano

the musical collective 3Epkano talk about the contemporary score they have written to perform alongside the Fritz Lang classic film ‘Metropolis’

Concert details at: www.nch.ie

Official website: www.3epkanomusic.com

Music Played on the Show

18:18

Title: Ruin

Performer(s): Cat Power

Album: Ruin - Single

Duration: 3:27

00:00

Title: High Hopes

Composer: Dave Gilmour/Polly Samson

Performer(s): Pink Floyd

Album: Pulse (Live)

Duration: 2:00

00:00

Title: What Do You Want From Me

Composer: Dave Gilmour/Rick Wright/Polly Samson

Performer(s): Pink Floyd

Album: Pulse (Live)

Duration: 2:00

00:00

Title: Thin Man Theme

Composer: 3epkano

Performer(s): 3epkano

Duration: 3:00

00:00

Title: First Robot Reveal

Composer: 3epkano

Performer(s): 3epkano

Duration: 3:00

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