Arena Friday 17 April 2015

on Friday's show....Jackie Fox and Simon Maher review "44/876" from Sting and Shaggy; "Treasures from the Temple" from Thievery Corporation; and "Primal Heart" from Kimbra; interview with author Lionel Shriver about her new book, "Property: A Collection"; and Alan Corr reflects on his early vinyl-buying ahead of Record Store Day.

Arena

Arena

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Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - line-up for Hay Festival Kells announced, Liam Neeson will co-produce film about IRA sniper, tomorrow is Record Store Day 2015 

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Bjork at MoMA, New York

Bjork at MoMA, New York

Jim Carroll reviews the exhibition “Bjork” at the Museum of Modern Art in New York, a retrospective of the past 20 years of the singer’s career

Full details:  www.moma.org    

"Twin Peaks", past...and future?

"Twin Peaks", past...and future?

Tony Tracy looks back 25 years at what made the tv series “Twin Peaks” such a phenomenon and wonders if the new updated version will happen

Other Voices 2015

Other Voices 2015

Dylan Haskins reviews the first episode in the new series of Other Voices

Album reviews

Album reviews

Alan Corr and Edel Coffey review “Sound and Colour” by Alabama Shakes, “Glitterbug” by The Wombats and “Kindred” by Passion Pit

Music Played on the Show

Falling

Falling

Julee Cruise (Vocals)

5:36

Lifted Up (1985)

Lifted Up (1985)

Passion Pit

4:36

Your Body Is A Weapon

Your Body Is A Weapon

The Wombats

1:25

Don't Wanna Fight

Don't Wanna Fight

Alabama Shakes

4:05

The Greatest

The Greatest

Alabama Shakes

1:00

Wildest Moments

Wildest Moments

Jesse Ware

3:49

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