The Lyric Feature

The Lyric Feature

Sunday, 6 - 7pm

The Lyric Feature Sunday 14 February 2021

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The Lyric Feature is the Irish broadcaster RTÉ lyric fm's weekly documentary slot. Did you know that the Lyric Feature podcast has over 80 programmes about music, literature, visual arts and other areas where creativity is manifest. 

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The Lyric Feature

Singers Iarla Ó Lionáird and Glen Hansard discuss the global journey of the human voice and ask, why do we sing and what happens when we do?

Vocal Chords: Glen Hansard | The Lyric Feature

Vocal Chords: Glen Hansard | The Lyric Feature

Singers Iarla Ó Lionáird and Glen Hansard discuss the global journey of the human voice and ask, why do we sing and what happens when we do? An Athena Media production Producer: Helen Shaw Audio Editor: Pearse O Caoimh. Producer for lyric fm: Eoin O Kelly (First broadcast 29th October 2017)

Through the Canvas: Episode 3 "Rain II" | The Lyric Feature

Through the Canvas: Episode 3 "Rain II" | The Lyric Feature

Cristín Leach and Diarmuid McIntyre visit Noreen Quish's farm in a downpour for an encounter with Gwen O'Dowd's abstracted landscape painting "Rain II" (1992) Irish Museum of Modern Art Collection, oil on canvas Produced by Diarmuid McIntyre / Grey Heron Media (First broadcast June 26th 2018)

Through the Canvas: Episode 4 "View of Kilmallock" | The Lyric Feature

Through the Canvas: Episode 4 "View of Kilmallock" | The Lyric Feature

Cristín Leach and Diarmuid McIntyre step back in time into the historic world of John George Mulvany's "View of Kilmallock" (c1800) National Gallery of Ireland Collection, oil on canvas. Produced by Diarmuid McIntyre / Grey Heron Media (First broadcast July 3rd 2018)

Music Played on the Show

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Title: Stay The Road

Composer: Glen Hansard

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 2:56

00:00

Title: Bird On A Wire

Composer: Leonard Cohen

Performer(s): Leonard Cohen

Duration: 1:14

00:00

Title: Song To Woody

Composer: Bob Dylan

Performer(s): Bob Dylan

Duration: 1:32

00:00

Title: You Ain't Goin' Nowhere

Composer: Bob Dylan

Performer(s): Bob Dylan

Duration: 2:18

00:00

Title: A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall

Composer: Bob Dylan

Performer(s): Bob Dylan

Duration: 1:47

00:00

Title: You Ain't Goin' Nowhere

Composer: Bob Dylan

Performer(s): Glen Hansard And Mic Christopher

Duration: 1:41

00:00

Title: You Ain't Goin' Nowhere

Composer: Bob Dylan

Performer(s): Swell Season

Duration: 1:31

00:00

Title: Pavement Tune

Composer: The Frames

Performer(s): The Frames

Duration: 1:44

00:00

Title: The Dancer

Composer: The Frames

Performer(s): The Frames

Duration: 1:35

00:00

Title: 15 Seafort Parade

Composer: The Frames

Performer(s): The Frames

Duration: 1:42

00:00

Title: Tangled Up In Blue

Composer: Bob Dylan

Performer(s): Bob Dylan

Duration: 1:05

00:00

Title: Famous Blue Raincoat

Composer: Leonard Cohen

Performer(s): Leonard Cohen

Duration: 2:20

00:00

Title: Famous Blue Raincoat

Composer: Leonard Cohen

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 3:41

00:00

Title: Astral Weeks

Composer: Van Morrison

Performer(s): Van Morrison

Duration: 0:39

00:00

Title: Astral Weeks

Composer: Van Morrison

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 0:43

00:00

Title: Grace Beneath The Pines

Composer: Glen Hansard

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 2:00

00:00

Title: In The Midnight Hour

Composer: Wilson Pickett and Steve Cropper

Performer(s): The Commitments

Duration: 0:26

00:00

Title: In The Midnight Hour

Composer: Wilson Pickett and Steve Cropper

Performer(s): Wilson Pickett

Duration: 0:56

00:00

Title: Right Road Wrong Road

Composer: The Frames

Performer(s): The Frames

Duration: 1:03

00:00

Title: Falling Slowly

Composer: Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova

Performer(s): Glen Hansard And Marketa Irglova

Duration: 3:02

00:00

Title: Volcano

Composer: Damien Rice

Performer(s): Damien Rice

Duration: 0:47

00:00

Title: Drown Out

Composer: Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova

Performer(s): Swell Season

Duration: 2:12

00:00

Title: Maybe Not Tonight

Composer: Glen Hansard

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 1:11

00:00

Title: Bird Of Sorrow

Composer: Glen Hansard

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 3:20

00:00

Title: Drive All Night

Composer: Bruce Springsteen

Performer(s): Bruce Springsteen

Duration: 2:31

00:00

Title: Drive All Night

Composer: Bruce Springsteen

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 2:12

00:00

Title: At The Dark End Of The Street

Composer: Dan Penn and Chips Moman

Performer(s): Glen Hansard, Imelda May, Hozier

Duration: 1:13

00:00

Title: Stay The Road

Composer: Glen Hansard

Performer(s): Glen Hansard

Duration: 2:56

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Producer: Eoin O Kelly

Production Co-Ordinator: Peter Curtin 

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