Arena With Seán Rocks

Arena With Seán Rocks

Monday - Friday 7-8pm

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Arena Thursday 5 September 2013

coming up on Friday's show....Bantry is in full swing for the West Cork Literary Festival, Liz Nugent returns to the world of crime and deception in her latest novel "Lying In Wait" and the latest albums from Mstrkrft, Jack & Amanda Palmer and Bear's Den

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

About Time

The new Richard Curtis rom-com, About Time, which stars Domhnall Gleeson and Rachel Mc Adams and, the decidedly non-rom-com Riddick the latest offering from Vin Diesel. Simon Maher and Edel Coffey gave their thoughts on the film.

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Hannah Kent - Burial Rites

Australian writer Hannah Kent's debut novel Burial Rites is set in the harsh world of 19th century Iceland. Based on real events, it's the story of Agnes Magnúsdottír. Hannah Kent joined Sean live in studio.

KLF - Jim Carroll

Jim Carroll has been reading about this 1990s band in a new book is called The KLF: Chaos, Magic and the Band Who Burned A Million Pounds and is written by John Higgs.Before we get to the burning of one million pounds - place the KLF in their 1990s musical context

Music Played on the Show

18:15

Title: This Is A True Heart

Composer: Holter, Julia

Performer(s): Julia Holter

Album: Loud City Song

Duration: 3:24

18:48

Title: Justified And Ancient

Composer: Cauty/ Drummond

Performer(s): The Klf Feat Tammy Wynette

Album: Now 1992

Duration: 3:35

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