Arena Wednesday 8 November 2017

coming up on Thursday's show, presented by Kay Sheehy....duelling violinists Vladimir and Anton in session, Nancy Harris adapts the dark fairy tale "The Red Shoes" for the Gate stage, film reviews and Swift's "A Modest Proposal" is almost 300 years old and still sounds shocking

Arena

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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