Arena Wednesday 1 March 2017

on Wednesday's show.....some of the best films about soccer,  "Insistence" is the new collection from poet Ailbhe Darcy, Aoife McArdle chats about her latest film "Kissing Candice" and Saint Sister in session

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Arts News - 2017 programme for the Peacock stage at the Abbey

Arts News - 2017 programme for the Peacock stage at the Abbey

Neil Murray, co-artistic director of the Abbey Theatre with the announcement today of the 2017 programme for the Peacock stage at the Abbey

Further details:   www.abbeytheatre.ie

"Mozlandia: Morrissey Fans In The Borderland" by Melissa Hidalgo

"Mozlandia: Morrissey Fans In The Borderland" by Melissa Hidalgo

Melissa Hidalgo, author of "Mozlandia: Morrissey Fans In The Borderland", a look at the subculture of Morrissey fans on the US/Mexico border (published by Headpress)

Review:  "Second Childhood" by John Montague

Review: "Second Childhood" by John Montague

Gerald Dawe reviews “Second Childhood”, a collection of new poems by the late John Montague (published by The Gallery Press)

Oddsocks in session

Oddsocks in session

Chat with Anthony Mannion, singer with soul/funk band Oddsocks about their new album “The Sound Of The City”

Official website:   www.oddsocksmusic.com 

(for copyright reasons this item is not available to download as a podcast)

"The Art of Friendship - Japanese Surimono Prints" at the Chester Beatty Library

"The Art of Friendship - Japanese Surimono Prints" at the Chester Beatty Library

Abie Philbin Bowman reports on “The Art of Friendship - Japanese Surimono Prints” exhibition which has just opened at the Chester Beatty Library

Full details:   www.cbl.ie 

(image shown:  Rooster threatening a painted cockerel by Totoya Hokkei, 1825)

Music Played on the Show

Suedehead

Suedehead

Morrissey

3:45

Birth Of The Cool

Birth Of The Cool

Oddsocks

4:07

Gotta Get That Feeling

Gotta Get That Feeling

Oddsocks

4:11

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