Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

Email: arena@rte.ie

Arena Friday 22 August 2014

coming up on Friday's show.....Grammy winner and long-time Leonard Cohen collaborator, Sharon Robinson, "To Hell In A Handbag", a little-known background story to Wilde's comedy classic The Importance of Being Earnest and the latest albums from Britney Spears, De La Soul and Frank Ocean

Arena

Arena

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

Book Review: Acceptance by Jan VanderMeer

Book Review: Acceptance by Jan VanderMeer

Award-winning author Jeff VanderMeer is highly regarded in the field of fantasy writing and he has just published the third book in his latest trilogy, known as the Southern Reach trilogy. The book is called Acceptance and Jeff is here to discuss it with me now...

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Angels in the Park

Angels in the Park

‘Angels in the Park’ is the name for four ten-minute plays that have been devised for park settings and will be performed in Merrion Square this Sunday. Two of the playwrights whose work will feature are Peter Sheridan and Catherine Barry who are in studio.

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Poetry: Nightfeed

Poetry: Nightfeed

Kevin Graham reads his poem "Nightfeed". You can read more of Kevin’s work in the current issue of The Stinging Fly.

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Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Alan Corr and Angela Dorgan review: Hunto from Basement Jaxx, Royal Blood from Royal Blood and Tied to a Star from J. Mascis

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Music Played on the Show

19:16

Title: Rip Her To Shreds

Composer: Harry/stein

Performer(s): Blondie

Album: Blondie Capitol CDCHR1974

Duration: 3:18

01:00

Title: Never Say Never

Performer(s): Basement Jaxx

Album: Junto (Special Edition)

Duration: 3:49

01:00

Title: Every Morning

Composer: N/A

Performer(s): J Mascis

Album: Tied to a Star Sub Pop Records

Duration: 1:14

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