Arena Friday 2 December 2016

coming up on Friday's show....suggestions for Christmas gifts for the culture-lover in your life, actor Stephen Brennan and director David Blake Knox talk Beckett, Godot and the documentary "The Waiting Game" and the latest albums from The Rolling Stones, John Legend and The Weeknd

coming up on Monday's show....exploring the links between writing and music, a review of “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence and the movement of people, history and communication across continents all explored in Emily Jacir's “Europa” exhibition at IMMA 

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Christmas gift ideas for the culture-lover

Christmas gift ideas for the culture-lover

Sorcha Kenny and Abie Philbin Bowman with suggestions for Christmas presents for the culture-lover in your life

"The Waiting Game", a documentary about Waiting For Godot on tour

"The Waiting Game", a documentary about Waiting For Godot on tour

Producer/director David Blake Knox and actor Stephen Brennan chat about “The Waiting Game”, their documentary about the all-Ireland tour in 2008 of the Gate production of “Waiting for Godot”

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Album reviews

Album reviews

John Meagher and Róisín Dwyer review “Blue & Lonesome”, a covers album from The Rolling Stones, “Darkness and Light” from John Legend and “Starboy” by The Weeknd

Music Played on the Show

Let Me Get There

Let Me Get There

Kurt Vile

7:31

Everybody Knows About My Good Thing

Everybody Knows About My Good Thing

The Rolling Stones

4:30

Blue And Lonesome

Blue And Lonesome

The Rolling Stones

3:06

I Know Better

I Know Better

John Legend

1:10

Same Old Story

Same Old Story

John Legend

1:15

Starboy Feat Daft Punk

Starboy Feat Daft Punk

The Weeknd

1:15

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