Arena Friday 4 August 2017

coming up on Monday's show....anticipating season 2 of horror sci-fi series "Stranger Things", an exhibition of selected works by the late Stephen McKenna, a documentary on the larger-than-life Grace Jones and Uncommon Type: Some Stories by Tom Hanks 

Arena

Arena

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"Rooms of One's Own: 50 Places That Made Literary History" by Adrian Mourby

"Rooms of One's Own: 50 Places That Made Literary History" by Adrian Mourby

Adrian Mourby talks about his latest book "Rooms of One's Own: 50 Places That Made Literary History", exploring whether the location in which various famous authors wrote impacted on their final works (published by Icon Books)

"Dark Corners: Cinema of the Weimar Republic", a new season at the IFI

"Dark Corners: Cinema of the Weimar Republic", a new season at the IFI

Kevin Coyne explains what films audiences can expect to see at their upcoming season "Dark Corners: Cinema of the Weimar Republic"

Full details:   http://ifi.ie 

"Natterbeans" by June Caldwell

"Natterbeans" by June Caldwell

June Caldwell reads from "Natterbeans", one of the short stories in her latest collection 'Room Little Darker' (published by New Island Books)

Album reviews

Album reviews

Jackie Fox and Simon Maher review "Dark Matter" from Randy Newman and "Call It Love" from Briana Marela

Music Played on the Show

Le Club

Le Club

Le Galaxie

4:50

Putin

Putin

Newman Randy

3:41

Lost Without You

Lost Without You

Randy Newman

3:50

Be In Love

Be In Love

Briana Marela

2:00

Quit

Quit

Briana Marela

1:15

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