Arena Friday 23 August 2019

On Thursday's Arena with Seán Rocks: This week's film reviews including "Last and First Men", "Broken Law" and "Make Up". Mary McGill review's "A Traveller at the Gates of Wisdom" the latest publication from John Boyne, one of Ireland's most prolific and popular novelists and Kit de Waal joins Sean to talk about "Supporting Cast", her collection of short stories.

Arena

Arena

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TV preview: season 5 of "Peaky Blinders"

TV preview: season 5 of "Peaky Blinders"

Arlene Hunt previews the new season of "Peaky Blinders"

Review:  "Cold Warriors - Writers Who Waged the Literary Cold War" by Duncan White

Review: "Cold Warriors - Writers Who Waged the Literary Cold War" by Duncan White

Peter Murphy reviews "Cold Warriors - Writers Who Waged the Literary Cold War" by Duncan White (published by Little Brown)

Album reviews

Album reviews

Louise Bruton and Brian Boyd review "Lover" from Taylor Swift, "The Centre Won’t Hold" from Sleater Kinney and "Lover" from Noah Gundersen

Music Played on the Show

Red Right Hand

Red Right Hand

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

5:00

Lover

Lover

Taylor Swift

3:39

Soon You'll Get Better

Soon You'll Get Better

Taylor Swift Featuring Dixie Chicks

3:21

Hurry On Home

Hurry On Home

Sleater-Kinney

1:10

Reach Out

Reach Out

Sleater-Kinney

1:20

Lover

Lover

Noah Gundersen

4:07

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Presenter: Seán Rocks

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