on Friday's show....the groundbreaking 'Twin Peaks' returns to television, the latest albums from Passion Pit, Alabama Shakes and The Wombats and an exhibition in one of the world's pre-eminent modern art galleries honouring Bjork
Daily arts and popular culture show. Presented by Evelyn O'Rourke
Howard Jacobson is a Man Booker prize-winning British author and journalist. He is best known for writing comic novels that often revolve around the dilemmas of British Jewish characters.
His books include The Mighty Walzer (1999), winner of the Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize; Kalooki Nights (2006), longlisted for the Man Booker Prize; and The Finkler Question (2010), winner of the Man Booker Prize.
His most recent, J, is longlisted for the Man Booker Prize 2014.
Since winning ‘So You Think You’re Funny’, two years ago at the Edinburgh Fringe, Irish actress Aisling Bea has become a big hit on the comedy circuit.
She’s performing at the Comedy Tent at this year’s Electric Picnic at 4.30 p.m. on Sunday. Full details on all the acts at electricpicnic.ie
Earlier she spoke to Abie Philbin Bowman......
The Paying Guests is the 6th novel from the British author Sarah Waters. Set in London in the 1920s it focuses on the change in society and women’s independence after the Great War. Edel Coffey has been reading it for us.
Bernard Clarke of Lyric FM celebrates the works of Debussy, one of the great composers of the 20th century, in the week of his birthday in 1862
Presenter: Seán Rocks