Arena Friday 9 January 2015

on Monday's show...."Killing Eve: No Tomorrow" author Luke Jennings, "Cloud Study" by John Scott and Irish Modern Dance Theatre and the lives of Irish diaspora women celebrated at Epic museum

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

Keywords

Arts News

Arts News

with Rachel Breslin - BAFTA nominations announced, actor Rod Taylor dies, Elvis's first-ever recording (a track called "My Happiness") sells for $300,000

"City of Dis" by David Butler

"City of Dis" by David Butler

Author David Butler talks about his latest novel “City of Dis”, three inter-connecting stories influenced by the story of the 9 Circles of Hell in Dante’s “Inferno”  (published by New Island)

Fred Wiseman, director of documentary "National Gallery"

Fred Wiseman, director of documentary "National Gallery"

Director Fred Wiseman talks about his career and his latest film “National Gallery” - a documentary about life inside the National Gallery in London

Essay: turning 50

Essay: turning 50

Kevin Gildea with an essay about how it felt to celebrate his 50th birthday

Album reviews

Album reviews

Simon Maher and Róisín Dwyer review the sampler/mini album from Madonna ahead of release of “Rebel Heart”, “Panda Bear Meets The Grim Reaper” by Panda Bear and “Viet Cong” by Viet Cong

Music Played on the Show

My Happiness

My Happiness

Elvis Presley

1:00

Take Shelter

Take Shelter

Years & Years

4:05

Living For Love

Living For Love

Madonna

3:53

Bitch I'M Madonna

Bitch I'M Madonna

Madonna Feat Nicki Minaj

1:10

Mr Noah

Mr Noah

Panda Bear

1:10

Tropic Of Cancer

Tropic Of Cancer

Panda Bear

1:08

Continental Shelf

Continental Shelf

Viet Cong

3:33

Silhouettes

Silhouettes

Viet Cong

4:27

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Email: arena@rte.ie

Twitter: @RTEArena

Text: 51551

Presenter: Seán Rocks

Schedule

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV