Arena With Seán Rocks

    Monday - Friday 7-8pm

    on Friday's show....a new case brings a depressed and disgraced Sherlock Holmes out of hiding in "Art In The Blood" by Bonnie MacBird, artist Rita Duffy recreates a shop owned by Proclamation signatoryTom Clarke in an examination of how ordinary objects can become ‘souvenirs’ after a significant event like 1916, plus reviews of the latest albums from Beyoncé, Brian Eno and Travis

    on Bank Holiday Monday.....a special to mark International Labour Day, celebrating the art, music, theatre and books created on the theme of work and labour in the company of arts journalist Sinead Gleeson, poet Dave Lordan, singer Barry Gleeson and author Lisa McInerney

    Arena Friday 18 October 2013

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    Arena Friday 18th October 2013

    Daily arts and popular culture show.

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    Crime Fiction

    Declan Burke discusses the latest crime fiction books with Seán Rocks including Jo Nesbo - Police (Harvill Secker) Alissa Nutting - Tampa (Faber & Faber) Jon Steel - Angel City (Bantam Press) Ruth Rendell - No Man's Nightingale (Hutchinson) The Tilted World by Tom Franklin & Beth Anne Fennelly (Mantle) and Snow White Must Die - Nele Neuhaus (Macmillan).

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    Arena Friday 18th October 2013

    Abie Philbin Bowman with Arts and Entertainment News, Evelyn O'Rourke on the graduates of Ireland's National Academy of Dramatic Art - The Lir & Declan Burke on the latest in Crime Fiction.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: New
      Composer: Paul Mccartney
      Performer(s): Paul Mccartney
      Performer(s): Paul Mccartney
      Album: New (Deluxe Edition), B00EUS9JF0
      Duration: 3:11
    • Title: Early Days
      Composer: Paul Mccartney
      Performer(s): Paul Mccartney
      Performer(s): Paul Mccartney
      Album: NEW (Deluxe Edition), B00EUS9JF0
      Duration: 4:18
    • Title: No Train To Cavan
      Composer: Lisa O Neill
      Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill
      Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill
      Album: Same Cloth Or Not, Lisa O'Neill, LONCD002
      Duration: 3:27
    • Title: Apiana
      Composer: Lisa O'Neill
      Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill
      Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill
      Album: Same Cloth Or Not, Lisa O'Neill, LONCD002
      Duration: 1:07
    • Title: Bonfire Heart
      Composer: James Blunt
      Performer(s): James Blunt
      Performer(s): James Blunt
      Album: Moon Landing, Atlantic, B00E4Q70RC
      Duration: 3:53
    • Title: Face The Sun
      Composer: James Blunt
      Performer(s): James Blunt
      Performer(s): James Blunt
      Album: Moon Landing, Atlantic, B00E4Q70RC
      Duration: 0:49

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