Arena Thursday 10 July 2014

coming up on Friday's show.....films for review include the "The Magnificent Seven" protecting the underdog, a childhood friendship put in danger by irritating adults in "Little Men" and Irish troops battling mercenaries in the Congo during "The Siege of Jadotville" and the latest albums from David Bowie's back catalogue, Billy Bragg and Warpaint

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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with Abie Philbin Bowman - Garth Brooks says our flawed system is an 'embarrassment' for Irish people and the nominations announced for this year's Emmy Awards  

Film reviews

Film reviews

Roe McDermott and Simon Maher review "Boyhood", "Begin Again" and "Goltzius and the Pelican Company"  

Erin McKeown, singer

Erin McKeown, singer

Chat with American singer/songwriter Erin McKeown

Official website:  www.erinmckeown.com

"The Silkworm" by Robert Galbraith

"The Silkworm" by Robert Galbraith

Arlene Hunt reviews “The Silkworm” by Robert Galbraith (the pen-name of JK Rowling) (published by Sphere)

Virginia Woolf exhibition

Virginia Woolf exhibition

Kelly Grovier reviews a major exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery in London celebrating the life of Virginia Woolf

Full details at: www.npg.org.uk

Music Played on the Show

The Jailer

The Jailer

Erin Mckeown

2:40

Queen Of Quiet

Queen Of Quiet

Erin Mckeown

1:45

Cassy O'

Cassy O'

George Ezra

3:20

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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