Filtered by: John McKennax
As the sun still shines, a vision of sand between toes while sipping chilled red lemonade and chewing a crab sandwich may very well be your own personal nirvana. But where in Ireland are the best beach bars, cafes and surf shacks? Joining Keelin, on the phone from Durrus, in West Cork, is John McKenna, editor of the Bridgestone food guides, and also joining her in studio was Aoife McElwain who blogs at I Can Has Cook.com.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2014/0624/626077-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-24-june-2014/?clipid=1610923
It is said that Leitrim's John McKenna is one of the most influential figures in the world of traditional Irish flute music. John died in 1947 & his music has been remastered in a new CD collection by Sean Kilraine. Sean joins John for a chat & a performance with flute players Liam Kelly & Dave Sheridan. They perform one of John McKenna's - 'The Rollicking Irishman'http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2014/0618/624758-the-john-murray-show-wednesday-18-june-2014/?clipid=1606105
Search for Sandy Semi Finalists Summer reads - click here to read the full listhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2014/0618/624758-the-john-murray-show-wednesday-18-june-2014/
John McKenna, Tommy Sands and Pierce Turner on the life and music of Pete Seeger who has died aged 94.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/arena/programmes/2014/0128/500782-arena-tuesday-28-january-2014/?clipid=1405538
coming up on Friday's show....an interview with acclaimed poet Philip Schultz, a look at the comic partnership between Peter Cook and Dudley Moore and reviews of the latest albums from Sharon Van Etten, Neil Young and Sam Smithhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/arena/programmes/2014/0128/500782-arena-tuesday-28-january-2014/
It you’ve ever wondered what makes a healthy died our next guest may have some of the answers. Is good food a slice of toast and a cup of tea or a bowl of porridge for breakfast? Our parents probably told us that everything in moderation is the healthy way to live. But there is a more scientific way to eat simply and well, and cut out foods that are high in toxins, according to retired medical doctor John McKenna , who is the author of Good Food, can you trust what you are eating” .http://www.rte.ie/radio1/today-with-sean-o-rourke/programmes/2013/1008/479046-today-with-sean-o-rourke-tuesday-8-october-2013/?clipid=1327677
Giles Martin in conversation with Cathal Murray - Grammy Award winning record producer, musician, composer and ...