Arena Friday 7 April 2017

coming up on Tuesday's show.....a roller-coaster ride through life on the road in "Trucker" by Shenoah Allen at the Dublin Fringe Festival, Jim Carroll's guide to the history of record labels focuses tonight on Sub Pop, "David Bowie: A Life" by Dylan Jones reviewed and opera in cinema - what's available for Irish fans and does it work?

 

Arena

Arena

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Review: "Who I Am", a memoir by Charlotte Rampling with Christophe Bataille

Review: "Who I Am", a memoir by Charlotte Rampling with Christophe Bataille

Ruth Barton reviews "Who I Am", a memoir of her childhood by actress Charlotte Rampling in conversation with Christophe Bataille, translated by William Hobson (published by Icon Books)

A profile of Pablo Neruda

A profile of Pablo Neruda

Jessica Traynor with a profile of Chilean poet, Communist and Nobel laureate  Pablo Neruda

(Jessica read translations from "The Essential Neruda: Selected Poems", edited by Mark Eisner, published by City Lights Books / Bloodaxe Books, 2010)

Album reviews

Album reviews

Aoife Barry and James Byrne review "Life. Love. Flesh. Blood" from Imelda May, "The Far Field" from Future Islands and "Pure Comedy" from Father John Misty

Music Played on the Show

Redbone

Redbone

Childish Gambino

3:30

The Girl I Used To Be

The Girl I Used To Be

Imelda May

4:03

Black Tears

Black Tears

Jeff Beck

3:59

Through The Roses

Through The Roses

Future Islands

3:12

Shadows

Shadows

Future Islands Feat Debbie Harry

2:05

Things It Would Have Been Helpful To Know Before The Revolution

Things It Would Have Been Helpful To Know Before The Revolution

Father John Misty

4:11

Total Entertainment Forever

Total Entertainment Forever

Father John Misty

2:49

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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