Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Thursday's show....film reviews will include the James Brown biopic "Get On Up", Tommy Lee Jones western "The Homesman" and the next installment of The Hunger Games, the latest albums from The Coronas, One Direction and Mary J Blige and acclaimed author Anthony Horowitz explains why he chose to resurrect the world of Sherlock Holmes in his new novel

    Arena Tuesday 5 August 2014

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    Arts News

    with Alan Corr - the all-female Top 10 Hollywood earners released and Sandra Bullock confirmed as the highest-paid actress in the world, Ricky Gervais confirms there'll be an upcoming film showing what happened to David Brent after 'The Office', Marianne Faithful says her former lover was behind the accidental death of Jim Morrison  

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    Poetry from Peter Fallon

    Peter Fallon reads his poem “A Far Cry” from his latest collection “Strong, My Love” (published by Gallery Press)

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    Jeff Buckley anniversary

    Jim Carroll on the 20th anniversary of the release of “Grace”, the only studio album Jeff Buckley ever completed

    Presenter: Seán Rocks

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:47
      Title: Hallelujah
      Composer: Leonard Cohen
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Album: Grace
      Duration: 7:02
    • 19:52
      Title: Corpus Christi Carol
      Composer: Trad/Arr Benjamin Britten
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Album: Grace (Legacy Edition)
      Duration: 3:09
    • Title: Last Goodbye
      Composer: Jeff Buckley
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Album: Grace
      Duration: 4:46
    • Title: Lover You Should've Come Over
      Composer: Jeff Buckley
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Performer(s): Jeff Buckley
      Album: Columbia
      Duration: 1:40
    • Title: How About I Be Me
      Composer: Sinead O'Connor
      Performer(s): Sinead O'Connor
      Performer(s): Sinead O'Connor
      Album: Nettwerk
      Duration: 2:04
    • Title: Take Me To Church
      Composer: Sinead O'Connor
      Performer(s): Sinéad O'Connor
      Performer(s): Sinéad O'Connor
      Album: I'm Not Bossy, I'm the Boss (Deluxe Version)
      Duration: 3:12
    • Title: Streetcars
      Composer: Sinead O'Connor
      Performer(s): Sinead O'Connor
      Performer(s): Sinead O'Connor
      Album: Nettwerk
      Duration: 4:30
    • Title: Blue Skies
      Composer: Irving Berlin
      Performer(s): Al Jolson
      Performer(s): Al Jolson
      Album: info unavailable
      Duration: 0:30
    • Title: A Few Of My Favourite Things
      Composer: Richard Rodgers Oscar Hammerstein
      Performer(s): Julie Andrews (Vocal)
      Performer(s): Julie Andrews (Vocal)
      Album: info unavailable
      Duration: 1:10

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