Arena Tuesday 19 February 2013

coming up on Friday's show...a tribute to Dermot Healy at Cúirt International Festival of Literature, an artist looking for a rural retreat finds more than she bargained for in "The Dead House", the first novel by Billy O'Callaghan and the latest albums from Gorillaz, The Cranberries and Thurston Moore

coming up on Bank Holiday Monday....Colm Meaney and Timothy Spall chat about taking on the roles of Ian Paisley and Martin McGuinness in "The Journey", how British-German artist Tino Seghal inspires novelist Rob Doyle, review of "Things We Lost In The Fire", short stories by Mariana Enriquez and American folk singer Rhiannon Giddens in session

 

Arena Tuesday 19th February 2012

Arena Tuesday 19th February 2012

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Author Sophie Hannah

Author Sophie Hannah

Sophie Hannah discusses her latest book 'The Carrier' with Seán Rocks. The book is her eighth psychological thriller to feature the detective pairing of Simon Waterhouse and Charlie Zailer. The Publishers are Hodder and Stoughton.

101 Essential Rock Records

101 Essential Rock Records

Tony Clayton-Lea discusses '101 Essential Rock Records - the Golden Age of Vinyl from The Beatles to The Sex Pistols' by Jeff Gold with Seán Rocks. The Publishers are Geiko Press - http://www.101essentialrecords.com for more information.

House of Cards on Netflix

House of Cards on Netflix

Evelyn O'Rourke on the re-make of 'House of Cards' starring Kevin Spacey, the first series made exclusively for Netflix - www.netflix.com for more information.

Live Music - Marc Carroll

Live Music - Marc Carroll

Marc Carroll performs 'Sat Neath her Window' and 'Muskingum River' live in studio with interview by Seán Rocks. Marc's latest album is called 'Stone Beads and Silver'.

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