Arena Wednesday 8 February 2017

On Thursday's Arena with Kay Sheehy, legendary British photographer, David Bailey discusses his new memoir 'Look Again', Film reviews with Donald Clarke and Tara Brady, Shirley, The Relic and The Painter and The Thief And Robert O'Byrne on 'Wandering Wicklow with Fr Browne' the famous photographer of Irish subjects.

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show

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Arts News

Arts News

with Abie Philbin Bowman - comedians perform for charity on St Patrick's Day, Carrie Fisher's final tv role in the series Catastrophe described as 'a fitting tribute', tv comedy writer Alan Simpson dies

"Humans Need Not Apply" and artist Ross Goodwin at the Science Gallery

"Humans Need Not Apply" and artist Ross Goodwin at the Science Gallery

Artist Ross Goodwin talks about artificial intelligence and two of his creations which are part of the "Humans Need Not Apply" exhibition at the Science Gallery Dublin  

Further details:   https://dublin.sciencegallery.com

Essay: the value of photography

Essay: the value of photography

Daniel Seery with an essay about the value of photography

Preston Reed in session

Preston Reed in session

Preston Reed performs live and demonstrates the range of sounds that can be created on a guitar

Official website:  www.prestonreed.com

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Review:  "The Doll's Alphabet" by Camilla Grudova

Review: "The Doll's Alphabet" by Camilla Grudova

Sinead Gleeson reviews "The Dolls Alphabet", a collection of short stories by Camilla Grudova (published by Fitzcarraldo Editions)

 

"Dancing In The Street" by Pete Mullineaux

"Dancing In The Street" by Pete Mullineaux

Pete Mullineaux reads "Dancing In The Street" from his latest collection of poetry "How To Bake A Planet" (published by Salmon Poetry)

Review:  'Doing It In Lagos: Boogie, Pop & Disco in 1980's Nigeria'

Review: 'Doing It In Lagos: Boogie, Pop & Disco in 1980's Nigeria'

Jim Carroll reviews the album “Doing It In Lagos: Boogie, Pop & Disco in 1980's Nigeria”, on the Soundway Records label

Music Played on the Show

Tractor Pull

Tractor Pull

Preston Reed (Guitar)

3:36

Fellas Doing It In Lagos

Fellas Doing It In Lagos

Hotline

1:30

Holiday Action

Holiday Action

Livy Ekemezie

1:32

Don't Stop That Music

Don't Stop That Music

Sony Enang

1:45

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