Arena Friday 24 July 2015

On Wednesday's show, a preview of Samuel Beckett's "Endgame" at the Project Arts Centre 

Arena

Arena

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Album reviews

Album reviews

Brian Lloyd and Aoife Barry review “Born In The Echoes” from The Chemical Brothers, “Woman” from Jill Scott and “Shockwave Supernova” from Joe Satriani

"Generation" by Paula McGrath

"Generation" by Paula McGrath

Paula McGrath talks about her debut novel “Generation”, following the lives of various interconnected characters and how the decisions taken by parents have repercussions in the lives of their children for years to come  (published by John Murray Originals)

Essay: the joys of falafel and daytime television

Essay: the joys of falafel and daytime television

Sonya Kelly with an essay about the joy of falafel wraps and daytime soaps

Sonya's tour details:  www.roughmagic.ie  

Arts News

Arts News

with Alan Corr - Ed Sheeran spends time with his 91-year old granny before his Croke Park concerts this weekend, new Irish navy ship named after WB Yeats, 21 new acts added to Electric Picnic line-up

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Review:  "Boolean Expressions" at Lewis Glucksman Gallery

Review: "Boolean Expressions" at Lewis Glucksman Gallery

Cristín Leach Hughes reviews “Boolean Expressions” at the Lewis Glucksman Gallery, Cork, an exhibition commemorating the legacy of George Boole, the first Professor of Mathematics at Queens College Cork/UCC; it combines contemporary art with mathematical data

Full details:   www.glucksman.org 

Music Played on the Show

Photograph

Photograph

Ed Sheeran

4:28

Under Neon Lights

Under Neon Lights

The Chemical Brothers

4:41

I'Ll See You There

I'Ll See You There

The Chemical Brothers

1:40

Wild Cookie

Wild Cookie

Jill Scott

2:00

Run Run Run

Run Run Run

Jill Scott

1:35

Goodbye Supernova

Goodbye Supernova

Joe Satriani

2:00

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