Arena Friday 17 January 2020
On Monday's Arena with Seán Rocks.... Director Vivienne Dick on New York Our Time a film reflectiing 1970s Bohemian New York...a review of Ben Hall's latest novel The Quarry...New Music Dublin Festival with Nick Ross.
Studio 8 - Maria Doyle Kennedy and Kieran Kennedy
Maria Doyle Kennedy performs songs from her latest EP, "Songs from the Kitchen Table" in a Studio 8 session for RTÉ Arena. Maria is accompanied by husband, Kieran Kennedy on piano for "All the Feels" and on guitar for the expansive "Going Home". She chats to Seán about her successful career and upcoming concert at Tradfest.
"The Death of Jesus" - JM Coetzee
Dave Lordan reviews "The Death of Jesus" the final part of a trilogy of enigmatic novels by JM Coetzee in which David, a strange, gifted, young orphan, comes to live with a couple of fellow refugees.
Latest Album Reviews
The latest album are reviewed by Louise Bruton and Alan Corr. These include Halsey's "Manic", Aoife Nessa Frances, "Land of No Junction", Bombay Bicycle Club, "Everything Else has Gone Wrong" and Eminem's "Music to be Murdered By".