on Thursday's show....Paul Whitington and Áine O'Connor review "The Guernsey Literary & Potato Peel Pie Society", "Let The Sunshine In" and "Never Steady, Never Still"; Irish electronic dancefloor-fillers, Le Galaxie in session on the release of their new album "Pleasure"; and Declan Long tells us about the celebration taking place in Vienna this year to mark 100 years since the death of Austrian artists Gutav Klimt and Egon Schiele, both of whom were killed by the 1918 flu pandemic.
A special programme to celebrate 50 years since The Beatles performed in Dublin with live music from Get Back (formerly The Classic Beatles), Colm Keane Author of 'The Beatles - Irish Concerts', Shirley Chance and Stephen Kennedy of The Dublin Beatles Festival and live music from Jonathan Ward and Vyvienne Long with Binzer Brennan. The Dublin Beatles Festival takes place between November 7th and 10th - www.dublinbeatlesfestival.com.
Catherine Hansard, who broke into The Beatles dressing room in 1963, Terrie & Bill Colman-Black, Keith Cairns, Daragh Downes of the Beatles Lecture Series in Trinity College, Colin Hanton of The Quarrymen and live music from Beatles For Sale.
Seamus Brennan performs an excerpt from the Play 'John Lennon's Last Day, a home recording of John & Sean Lennon with Yoko Ono from 1979, live music from The Ikonics, Dublin Artist Georgina Flood on her Beatles Art and live music from Get Back.