Arena Friday 25 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

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with Sinead Mooney - Working Title buy theatrical rights to Enid Blyton's Famous Five stories, Rough Trade label sign Derry singer Soak, Garda Siochána post message on their official Facebook page asking for the public's help tracing a missing man - one Garth Brooks

Joe Caslin, artist

Joe Caslin, artist

artist Joe Caslin talks about the inspiration behind his large-scale portrait project/public art installation ‘Our Nations Sons’

(image shown:  Viewcraig Street)

Official website: http://joecaslin.com/ 

Charlie Haden RIP

Charlie Haden RIP

Jonathan Creasy pays tribute in essay form to his former teacher, jazz bassist Charlie Haden who died this month

Erin Fornoff, poet

Erin Fornoff, poet

American spoken-word poet Erin Fornoff talks about her work and appearance at the Indiependence Festival this weekend

Official website:  http://erinfornoff.wordpress.com/ 

Album reviews

Album reviews

Rachel Breslin and David Turpin review “Song Reader” with various artists interpreting the songs of Beck, “Hypnotic Eye” by Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and “The Voyager” by Jenny Lewis

Music Played on the Show

Just Noise

Just Noise

Norah Jones

2:00

We All Wear Cloaks

We All Wear Cloaks

Jack White

2:00

American Dream Plan B

American Dream Plan B

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers

2:00

Sins Of My Youth

Sins Of My Youth

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers

2:00

Just One Of The Guys

Just One Of The Guys

Jenny Lewis

2:00

Late Bloomer

Late Bloomer

Jenny Lewis

1:00

Oh Shenandoah

Oh Shenandoah

Charlie Haden

3:25

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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