Arena Wednesday 8 November 2017

coming up on Friday's show....Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Egan chats about her latest novel "Manhattan Beach, a review of "Where The Past Begins" - a memoir by Amy Tan and the latest albums from Morrissey, Paloma Faith and Charlotte Gainsbourg

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Arena

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"Lou Reed - A Life" by Anthony DeCurtis

"Lou Reed - A Life" by Anthony DeCurtis

Anthony DeCurtis, author of the biography "Lou Reed - A Life" (published by John Murray)

"Female Lines - New Writing by Women from Northern Ireland"

"Female Lines - New Writing by Women from Northern Ireland"

Dawn Miranda Sherratt Bado and Celia de Fréine chat about "Female Lines", a new anthology of female writers from Northern Ireland (published by New Island)

Bedouine in session

Bedouine in session

Singer/songwriter Azniv Korkejian, aka Bedouine, chats about growing up in a compound in Saudi Arabia, her Syrian heritage and her debut album

Official website:   www.bedouinemusic.com

"The Lodgers", a horror film by Brian O'Malley

"The Lodgers", a horror film by Brian O'Malley

Film-maker Brian O'Malley discusses his latest film, an Irish horror called "The Lodgers"

 

Music Played on the Show

Perfect Day

Perfect Day

Lou Reed

4:29

I'M Waiting For The Man

I'M Waiting For The Man

The Velvet Underground

4:52

Walk On The Wild Side

Walk On The Wild Side

Lou Reed

4:09

Solitary Daughter

Solitary Daughter

Bedouine

4:16

One Of These Days

One Of These Days

Bedouine

2:30

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