Arena Friday 11 August 2017

coming up on Friday's show.... Declan Kiberd discusses his new book, "After Ireland", which is a survey of post-war Irish literature, and Alan Corr and Lauren Murphy review "Flicker" from Niall Horan; "Glasshouse" from Jessie Ware and "The Endless Shimmering" from And So I Watch You From Afar

 

Arena

Arena

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

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"Collected Shadows", photographs from the Archive of Modern Conflict

"Collected Shadows", photographs from the Archive of Modern Conflict

Roger Malbert of the Southbank Centre explains their touring exhibition "Collected Shadows", photographs from the Archive of Modern Conflict; it is showing at the Void Gallery in Derry

Full details:   www.derryvoid.com 

Edinburgh International Festival 2017

Edinburgh International Festival 2017

Michael Colgan - who is directing "Krapp's Last Tape" at the Edinburgh International Festival - with a guide to some of the other theatrical productions at the festival

"Antarctica" by Linda Buckley and David Power

"Antarctica" by Linda Buckley and David Power

Linda Buckley who has collaborated with uilleann piper David Power on "Antarctica", a multi-media artistic installation inspired by the early expeditions to explore the Arctic; it premieres at the Kilkenny Arts Festival which opens this weekend

Full details:   www.kilkennyarts.ie

Album reviews

Album reviews

Róisín Dwyer and Eamon Sweeney review "Fangclub" from Fangclub, "Rainbow" from Kesha and "Good Time" film soundtrack from Oneohtrix Point Never

Music Played on the Show

Bullet Head

Bullet Head

Fangclub

1:57

Common Ground

Common Ground

Fangclub

3:07

Praying

Praying

Kesha

2:47

Learn To Let Go

Learn To Let Go

Kesha

3:34

The Pure And The Damned

The Pure And The Damned

Oneohtrix Point Never

1:20

Romance Apocalypse

Romance Apocalypse

Oneohtrix Point Never

1:00

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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