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.
Daily arts and popular culture show
with Abie Philbin Bowman - Irish cinematographer Robbie Ryan helps Ken Loach win a Palme d'Or, Gabriel Byrne cast as Pope Gregory X in new Netflix series "Marco Polo", FAI unveils Ireland's theme song for Euro 2016
"Tongulish" by Rita Ann Higgins
Rita Ann Higgins talks about - and reads from - her latest collection “Tongulish” (published by Bloodaxe)
Whit Stillman, director of "Love & Friendship"
Film director Whit Stillman talks about adapting the Jane Austen novella “Lady Susan” for his latest film “Love & Friendship”
Review: "So Sad Today" by Melissa Broder
Sinead Gleeson reviews “So Sad Today” by the poet Melissa Broder, a selection of frank essays about intimate aspects her life (two years ago she assumed an anonymous Twitter persona in which she expressed her darkest and most negative feelings) (published by Scribe Publications)
Overhead, The Albatross in session
Vinny Casey and Joe Panama from the band Overhead The Albatross about their debut album “Learning To Growl”
Official website: www.overheadthealbatross.com
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Send My Love (To Your New Lover)
The Irish Roar
Overhead The Albatross