Arena Wednesday 10 August 2016

coming up on Friday's show....film reviews, "The Red Shoes" at the Gate and the latest albums from The Eskies, Tom Rogerson with Brian Eno and Robert Finley

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show, presented tonight by Kay Sheehy

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Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - full programme launched for Culture Night 2016, Ireland well-represented at Toronto Film Festival in September, Ed Sheeran to be sued for his song 'Thinking Out Loud'

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Review:   “An Abbreviated Life” by Ariel Leve

Review: “An Abbreviated Life” by Ariel Leve

Sarah Binchy reviews the memoir “An Abbreviated Life” by journalist Ariel Leve, her account of growing up with an absent father, an eccentric mother and no sense of a stable home life (published by Harper Collins)

A profile of Louis CK

A profile of Louis CK

Abie Philbin Bowman profiles the American comedian Louis CK who will be performing next Monday at the 3 Arena

Official website:   https://louisck.net 

Michael MacLennan in session

Michael MacLennan in session

Scottish singer/songwriter Michael MacLennan chats about working with Gavin Glass on his latest album “Roaming Soul” and the influence of Americana on his music

Official website:   www.michaelmaclennanmusic.com 

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

“Ghost Of The Fisher Cat” by Aifric McGlinchey

“Ghost Of The Fisher Cat” by Aifric McGlinchey

Aifric McGlinchey explains how a mural in Paris inspired the poems in her latest collection “Ghost Of The Fisher Cat” (published by Salmon Poetry)  

Official website:   www.africmcglinchey.com 

Music Played on the Show

S.O.B.

S.O.B.

Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats

4:04

Carnival

Carnival

Michael Maclennan

4:10

On The Right Side Now

On The Right Side Now

Michael Maclennan

3:57

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