Arena Monday 3 July 2017

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Kate Brennan Harding & Brian Boyd review new music from Paul Weller, Nadine Shah & Khruangbin ,The Stinging Fly, celebrates its 60th edition, amongst the writers are novelist Louise Nealon & short story writer Wendy Erskine And Galway Film Fleadh, Breaking Ice director Jason Branagan talks about his documentary which tells the story of the first Irish bobsleigh team to go to the Olympics. 

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Review:  "The Answers" by Catherine Lacey

Review: "The Answers" by Catherine Lacey

Sinead Gleeson reviews "The Answers" by Catherine Lacey, about a woman who takes a job on a Girlfriend Experience to fund her medical treatment (published by Granta)

"Changeling" by Laura Sheeran and Stephanie Dufresne

"Changeling" by Laura Sheeran and Stephanie Dufresne

Artistic director Laura Sheeran and choreographer Stephanie Dufresne explain their music/dance/spoken word show "Changeling", inspired by the tragic story of Bridget Cleary; it is at the Clonmel Junction Festival

Further details:   www.junctionfestival.com

"In Search of the Lost Chord-1967 and the Hippie Idea" by Danny Goldberg

"In Search of the Lost Chord-1967 and the Hippie Idea" by Danny Goldberg

Danny Goldberg, author of "In Search of the Lost Chord-1967 and the Hippie Idea", the story of the hippie revolution through the lens of its high-tide year 1967 (published by Icon Books)

A history of Spider-Man on screen

A history of Spider-Man on screen

Chris Wasser with a history of Spider-Man on screen

Music Played on the Show

Moonshine Freeze

Moonshine Freeze

This Is The Kit

3:37

Break On Through (To The Other Side)

Break On Through (To The Other Side)

The Doors

2:40

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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