Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Friday 1 August 2014

coming up on Wednesday's show...."Daydreaming with Stanley Kubrick" (art inspired by Kubrick's films), poet Phil Lynch presents his debut collection "In A Changing Light", the Big Bang Festival celebrating cultural diversity and a review of "The Unfortunate Englishman" by John Lawton

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

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Arts News

with Alan Corr - Irish band Delorentos sign with Universal record label, Johnny Cash residence may be turned into a rehab centre, The Killers top ‘weirdest lyrics’ poll

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From small screen to big screen

From small screen to big screen

Chris Wasser on television programmes that make the transfer to the big screen – e.g. The Inbetweeners, Porridge, Mr Bean, Monty Python, The Fugitive, Star Trek

"All My Puny Sorrows" by Miriam Toews

"All My Puny Sorrows" by Miriam Toews

Canadian author Miriam Toews talks about her novel “All My Puny Sorrows”, the story of two Mennonite sisters, one of whom is intent on ending her life (published by Faber & Faber)

Publishing on Twitter

Publishing on Twitter

Edel Coffey on Booker-nominated novelist David Mitchell publishing his new short story “The Right Sort” exclusively on Twitter (@david_mitchell)

Album reviews

Album reviews

Aoife Barry and Jim Carroll review “Pixie Lott” by Pixie Lott, “Lese Majesty” by Shabazz Palaces and “Wayfarer” by Nell Bryden

Music Played on the Show

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Title: Nasty

Composer: C Kelly, T Callaway, J Splash, B Nichols, J Brown, R Finch, H Casey

Performer(s): Pixie Lott

Album: Now That's What I Call Music! 87

Duration: 3:01

00:00

Title: Lay Me Down

Composer: A Parson, M Parad, A Pallin

Performer(s): Pixie Lott

Album: Pixie Lott

Duration: 3:40

00:00

Title: #Cake

Composer: Shabazz Palaces

Performer(s): Shabazz Palaces

Album: Lese Majesty

Duration: 1:10

00:00

Title: Forerunner Foray

Composer: Shabazz Palaces

Performer(s): Shabazz Palaces

Album: Lese Majesty

Duration: 1:10

00:00

Title: Wayfarer

Composer: Nell Bryden

Performer(s): Nell Bryden

Duration: 1:14

00:00

Title: Perfect For Me

Composer: Nell Bryden

Performer(s): Nell Bryden

Duration: 1:15

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