Presented by Sean Rocks

Author Donna Leon

American writer Donna Leon’s novels about Venetian police commissario Guido Brunetti are hugely popular all over the world. Her new book, 'Beastly Things' is the 21st Brunetti mystery and sees her hero investigating murky goings on in the meat industry. The Publishers are William Heinemann.

Donna Leon joins Sean Rocks.

Film Director Bernadette McCarthy

Bernadette McCarthy is an Irish Film Producer working and living in San Francisco. Her debut feature film 'Love On The Line' premieres at the Screen Cinema in Dublin on Thursday March 29th at 6.30pm.

Bernadette McCarthy joins Sean Rocks.

Live Music - Carol McGonnell & the Fidelio Trio

Carol McGonnell & the Fidelio Trio perform on Thursday March 29th at City Hall in Waterford, Castalia Hall in Kilkenny on Friday 30th, the Birr Theatre and Arts Centre on Saturday 31st, The Pavillion in Dun Laoghaire on Sunday April 1st, and All Saint’s Church in Castleconnell in Limerick on Tuesday April 3rd. For more information go to

Carol McGonnell & The Fidelio Trio perform The Third Movement from Brahm's Clarinet Trio in A Minor and the interlude from Messiaen's 'Quartet for the End of Time' with interview by Sean Rocks.

Sonia Shiel’s - 'Man with Fabelous Tail'

Sonia Shiel’s- 'Man with Fabelous Tail' has just opened at Galway Arts Centre. A new solo exhibition by this Dublin Based Irish artist, it features narrative based paintings and installations. Further information on

Vicky Smith reviews 'Man with Fabelous Tail' with Sean Rocks.

Author Jon McGregor

Jon McGregor's latest short story collection 'This isn't the sort of thing that happens to someone like you' is set in rural Lincolnshire. The Publishers are Bloomsbury.

Jon McGregor reads an excerpt from 'Wires' from his latest collection 'This isn't the sort of thing that happens to someone like you'.