Arena Thursday 10 August 2017

coming up on Friday's show.... author Tatiana De Rosnay talks about her latest book "Manderley Forever – The Life of Daphne du Maurier"; performance artist, Nigel Rolfe talks to Seán about his latest project "Breath" which is at Green on Red Gallery and album reviews with Simon Maher & Jackie Fox

 

Arena

Arena

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

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Film reviews

Film reviews

Arlene Hunt and Matthew Nolan review "Atomic Blonde" and "Annabelle: Creation"

Studio session musicians The Wrecking Crew

Studio session musicians The Wrecking Crew

Sandy Harsch looks at the glory days of studio session musicians like the Los Angeles-based The Wrecking Crew (which included Glen Campbell)

Review: "Borne" by Jeff Vandermeer

Review: "Borne" by Jeff Vandermeer

Maura McHugh reviews "Borne" by Jeff Vandermeer, a science fiction tale set in a world which has been ravaged by a biotech company and the few survivors are preyed upon by a massive flying bear (published by Fourth Estate)

Shane Hennessy in session

Shane Hennessy in session

Shane Hennessy chats about his fingerpicking/flatpicking style of playing guitar, his influences and his latest album "Marrakech"

Official website:   www.shanehennessy.ie 

Music Played on the Show

Be My Baby

Be My Baby

The Ronettes

2:49

Strangers In The Night

Strangers In The Night

Frank Sinatra

2:47

Close To You

Close To You

Carpenters

1:39

Marrakech

Marrakech

Shane Hennessy (Guitar)

3:13

Effervescent

Effervescent

Shane Hennessy (Guitar)

3:13

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