Arena Friday 15 February 2013

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 

Arena Friday 15th February 2013

Arena Friday 15th February 2013

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Hay Literary Festival

Hay Literary Festival

The Hay Literary Festival is coming to Kells. Lyndy Cooke, director of Hay Festivals joins Seán Rocks - www.hayfestival.com.

Film - Broken Song

Film - Broken Song

A new film 'Broken Song' opens at the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival on Tuesday 19th February. Director Claire Nix and Rapper Costello join Seán Rocks - www.jdiff.com. The trailer can be viewed here: https://vimeo.com/59613055

Author Sara Webb

Author Sara Webb

Author Sarah Webb discusses her book 'The Memory Box' with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are MacMillan.

Album Reviews

Album Reviews

Aoife Barry and Chris Wasser review this week's new album releases 'Push the Sky Away' from Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Jamie Lidell's self titled album and 'You're Nothing' from Danish band Ice Age with Seá Rocks.

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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