coming up on Monday's show....a garda station in an Irish border village at the end of the 1950's is the setting for the Shane Connaughton novel "Married Quarters", the atmospheric folk music of Maria Kelly live in session and Gerard Manley Hopkins and five nuns are shipwrecked - it sounds like the start of a joke but it's actually the premise of the comic novel "The Hopkins Conundrum" by Simon Edge
Little Bear perform 'The Few and Far Between' and 'Resonance' live in studio with interview by Evelyn O'Rourke. The band play Whelans in Dublin on October 3rd, The Limelight In Belfast on October 4th and The Nerve Centre in Derry on October 5th.
Damian Fox and James Walmsley of Comedy Rock Band Dead Cat Bounce on their farewell gig at Vicar Street in Dublin on Friday 20th September and the screening of their award-winning Mockumentary 'Discoverdale' at Dublin's IFI on Saturday 21st September. The band are on Twitter Page @deadcatbounceie.
Ronald Samm on his lead role in 'Orpheus'. This production re-interprets Gluck's opera 'Orfeo ed Eurydice' for a contemporary audience and opens at The Everyman Theatre in Cork on Sunday the 22nd of September and runs for five performances only until September 28th. Tickets available on www.everymancork.com.