Arena Wednesday 10 January 2018

on Thursday's show....Paul Whitington and Áine O'Connor review "The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society", "Let The Sunshine In" and "Never Steady, Never Still"; Irish electronic dancefloor-fillers, Le Galaxie in session on the release of their new album "Pleasure"; and Declan Long tells us about the celebration taking place in Vienna this year to mark 100 years since the death of Austrian artists Gutav Klimt and Egon Schiele, both of whom were killed by the 1918 flu pandemic. 

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Arena

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

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First Fortnight Festival - Tony Walsh, performance poet

First Fortnight Festival - Tony Walsh, performance poet

Manchester performance poet Tony Walsh, who is a guest at the First Fortnight mental health arts festival

Further details:  www.firstfortnight.ie 

"Good Morning Mr Turner" at the National Gallery

"Good Morning Mr Turner" at the National Gallery

Niall Naessens talks about showing his work alongside the annual exhibition of JMW Turner watercolours at the National Gallery

Full details:   www.nationalgallery.ie

Ye Vagabonds in session

Ye Vagabonds in session

Ye Vagabonds live in session; their self-titled debut album was recently released

Official website:   www.yevagabonds.com

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200th anniversary of "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley

200th anniversary of "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley

Darryl Jones marks the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's gothic horror novel "Frankenstein"

 

Music Played on the Show

Nothing But

Nothing But

Ships

3:19

Go Where You Will

Go Where You Will

Ye Vagabonds

5:00

Pomegranate

Pomegranate

Ye Vagabonds

3:13

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