Arena Tuesday 16 February 2016

coming up on Friday's show.... Declan Kiberd discusses his new book, "After Ireland", which is a survey of post-war Irish literature, and Alan Corr and Lauren Murphy review "Flicker" from Niall Horan; "Glasshouse" from Jessie Ware and "The Endless Shimmering" from And So I Watch You From Afar

 

Arena

Arena

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Arts News

Arts News

with Anthony Thuillier - Eagles of Death Metal frontman criticises French gun control law, Prince protegee Vanity dies, Emma Thompson expresses her views on German resistance to the Nazis during World War II 

"Citizens" by Kevin Curran

"Citizens" by Kevin Curran

Kevin Curran chats about his latest novel “Citizens”, the story of two Dublin men who live a century apart - 1916 and 2011 (published by Liberties Press)

Stomptown Brass in session

Stomptown Brass in session

9-member Stomptown Brass perform live in studio tracks from their forthcoming EP "Locomotive"

Official website:  www.stomptownbrass.com 

(for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

Review: "The Perfect Murder" at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Review: "The Perfect Murder" at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Sophie Gorman reviews “The Perfect Murder”, a crime drama starring Shane Ritchie and Jessie Wallace at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Further details:    http://bordgaisenergytheatre.ie

Mary Mapes and the film "Truth"

Mary Mapes and the film "Truth"

Abie Philbin Bowman spoke to the real Mary Mapes about her depiction in the film “Truth”; she was the producer of Dan Rather’s “60 Minutes” which alleged George W Bush used family connections to avoid the Vietnam draft

Music Played on the Show

My Duchess Has A Heart Of Gold

My Duchess Has A Heart Of Gold

Stomptown Brass

4:53

The Auld Triangle

The Auld Triangle

Stomptown Brass

6:24

Freazy

Freazy

Wolf Alice

3:14

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