Arena Tuesday 19 September 2017

coming up on Friday's show....we review the range of music released for Christmas, from Irish and international artists and some interesting offerings from celebrities

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Review:  "Bowie: A Life", a biography by Dylan Jones

Review: "Bowie: A Life", a biography by Dylan Jones

Róisín Dwyer reviews "Bowie: A Life", a biography of David Bowie by Dylan Jones (published by Penguin)

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Trucker" by Shenoah Allen

Dublin Fringe Festival 2017 - "Trucker" by Shenoah Allen

Comedian, writer and performer Shenoah Allen (who is one half of the American comedy duo ‘The Pajama Men’ talks about his show "Trucker"; it is running at the Dublin Fringe Festival

Full details:   http://fringefest.com

Opera in the cinema

Opera in the cinema

Fergus Sheil chats about the live screening of 'The Magic Flute' (productions by The Metropolitan Opera New York and The Royal Opera House Covent Garden) which are coming to Irish cinemas and assesses whether the cinema experience can match the theatre experience

Further details:   http://classicalartsireland.com 

A history of record labels - Sub Pop

A history of record labels - Sub Pop

Jim Carroll with his occasional series on the history of record labels – this week, Sub Pop

Music Played on the Show

Starman

Starman

David Bowie

4:28

This Town

This Town

Green River

1:10

Love Buzz

Love Buzz

Nirvana

3:32

White Winter Hymnal

White Winter Hymnal

Fleet Foxes

2:38

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