Arena Wednesday 1 March 2017

coming up on Tuesday's show....artists respond to the permanent collection Limerick City Gallery of Art, the 20th anniversary of James Cameron's "Titanic", the Haughey/Gregory years inspire a new play by Colin Murphy and how the written world shaped civilisation with author Martin Puchner

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Arts News - 2017 programme for the Peacock stage at the Abbey

Arts News - 2017 programme for the Peacock stage at the Abbey

Neil Murray, co-artistic director of the Abbey Theatre with the announcement today of the 2017 programme for the Peacock stage at the Abbey

Further details:   www.abbeytheatre.ie

"Mozlandia: Morrissey Fans In The Borderland" by Melissa Hidalgo

"Mozlandia: Morrissey Fans In The Borderland" by Melissa Hidalgo

Melissa Hidalgo, author of "Mozlandia: Morrissey Fans In The Borderland", a look at the subculture of Morrissey fans on the US/Mexico border (published by Headpress)

Review:  "Second Childhood" by John Montague

Review: "Second Childhood" by John Montague

Gerald Dawe reviews “Second Childhood”, a collection of new poems by the late John Montague (published by The Gallery Press)

Oddsocks in session

Oddsocks in session

Chat with Anthony Mannion, singer with soul/funk band Oddsocks about their new album “The Sound Of The City”

Official website:   www.oddsocksmusic.com 

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

"The Art of Friendship - Japanese Surimono Prints" at the Chester Beatty Library

"The Art of Friendship - Japanese Surimono Prints" at the Chester Beatty Library

Abie Philbin Bowman reports on “The Art of Friendship - Japanese Surimono Prints” exhibition which has just opened at the Chester Beatty Library

Full details:   www.cbl.ie 

(image shown:  Rooster threatening a painted cockerel by Totoya Hokkei, 1825)

Music Played on the Show

Suedehead

Suedehead

Morrissey

3:45

Birth Of The Cool

Birth Of The Cool

Oddsocks

4:07

Gotta Get That Feeling

Gotta Get That Feeling

Oddsocks

4:11

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