Arena Monday 5 December 2016

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, album reviews with Brian Boyd & Siobhan Kane, from Emma Langford to Osees & The Cult, historian Simon Schama documentary series 'The Romantics and Us' & 'Faith Healer' review at the Old Vic. 

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with Alan Corr - Guns N' Roses due to headline Slane next year, Irish winners at British Independent Film Awards last night, Bob Dylan to provide a speech for Nobel Prize ceremony

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'On Raglan Road' by Gerard Hanberry

'On Raglan Road' by Gerard Hanberry

Gerard Hanberry whose book “On Raglan Road” explains the stories of the women who inspired some of the best-known Irish love songs (published by Collins Press)

Review:  "Europa" by Emily Jacir at IMMA

Review: "Europa" by Emily Jacir at IMMA

Declan Long reviews the first survey exhibition in Ireland of the work of Palestinian artist Emily Jacir – “Europa” at IMMA combines sculpture, film, drawings, large-scale installations and photography

Full details:  www.imma.ie  

(image shown:  American Colony (Jerusalem)

'Solutions To Homelessness' by Sarah Clancy

'Solutions To Homelessness' by Sarah Clancy

Sarah Clancy reads her poem “Solutions To Homelessness” which is part of the “Looking At The Stars” anthology in aid of the Simon Community

Further details:  www.lookingatthestars.ie 

Review:  'Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983' by Tim Lawrence

Review: 'Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983' by Tim Lawrence

Jim Carroll reviews the book “Life and Death on the New York Dance Floor, 1980-1983” by Tim Lawrence (published by Duke University Press)   

Music Played on the Show

Raglan Road

Raglan Road

Luke Kelly

4:10

Past The Point Of Rescue

Past The Point Of Rescue

Mary Black

3:22

To You I Bestow

To You I Bestow

Mundy

3:54

The Voyage

The Voyage

Christy Moore (Vocals)

3:46

Holiday

Holiday

Madonna

4:00

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