Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

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Arena Wednesday 20 August 2014

coming up on Wednesday's show....a young girl intrigued by a group of free-spirited teenagers becomes embroiled in a dark world of cult worship in Emma Cline's debut novel "The Girls", for her latest collection poet Martina Evans looks to both the past and previously unpublished work, a review of Tom Murphy's "The Wake" at the Abbey Theatre and do tv-to-film adaptations work?

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show. Presented by Evelyn O'Rourke

Book Review: The Dog

Book Review: The Dog

Cork born writer Joseph O'Neill came to prominence with the 2008 novel 'Netherland' which was long-listed for the Man Booker prize. His follow-up novel, 'The Dog' has also made this year's longlist... Sinéad Gleeson has read it for us

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Phil Lynott

Phil Lynott

Today would have been Phil Lynott's 65th birthday and Róisín Dwyer is in studio to remind us about his life and career.

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Dr Who - 8th Series Begins this Saturday

Dr Who - 8th Series Begins this Saturday

Dr Who, the television series, returns to screens this Saturday night with Peter Capaldi taking on the role of the legendary time traveller. Dedicated Whovian Rick O'Shea is in studio.

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Peter Fallon reads his poem "First Born"

Peter Fallon reads his poem "First Born"

First Born is a poem from Peter Fallon's new collection called Strong My Love which is published by the Gallery Press

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Leaders of Men

Leaders of Men

Leaders of Men are a five-piece rock band from Tallaght in Dublin whose second EP 'Alexander House' has just been released by Universal. They play "At Ease" and "A Message to my Friends"

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Music Played on the Show

18:14

Title:

Dancing In The Moonlight

Performer(s):

Thin Lizzy

Album:

Still Dangerous (Live At the Tower Theatre Philadelphia 1977)

Duration:

3:35

18:23

Title:

Whiskey In The Jar

Performer(s):

Thin Lizzy

Album:

Whiskey in the Jar

Duration:

3:56

18:29

Title:

Sarah

Performer(s):

Thin Lizzy

Album:

Shades of a Blue Orphanage

Duration:

3:35

00:00

Title:

At Ease

Performer(s):

Leaders Of Men

Album:

Alexander House EP

Duration:

3:22

00:00

Title:

A Message To My Friends

Composer:

Leaders of Men

Performer(s):

Leaders Of Men

Duration:

2:30

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