Arena Friday 11 September 2020

On Tuesday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Utopia creator Dennis Kelly discusses The Third Day, a new horror mystery series starring Jude Law and Naomie Harris, DJ Kelly Anne Byrne on George Michael's Listen without prejudice at 30, the IFI documentary festival and much more.

Arena

Arena

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Stellan Skarsgård

Stellan Skarsgård

Most recently he played the Soviet politician in the award winning Chernobyl for which he won a Golden Globe. You have also seen him in The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo. His latest role, as a German soldier in The Painted Bird which follows a young Jewish boy who travels from village to village in Eastern Europe during World War 2.

The Long Balconies

The Long Balconies

The Long Balconies is the title of a powerful song from Dublin band, A Lazarus Soul, a comment on the creeping gentrification of inner-city Dublin. It's also part of the Music Town festival. The Long Balconies: Tales from a City is a conversation between historian, Donal Fallon, and songwriter, Brian Brannigan. See musictown.ie

Album reviews

Album reviews

Zara Hedderman and Kate Brennan Harding review new albums from The Flaming Lips, who release their 16th studio album, to Manchester rockers Doves and Ev Carm releases his debut album, Awake.

Music Played on the Show

The Long Balconies

The Long Balconies

A Lazarus Soul

3:30

Flower Of Neptune 6

Flower Of Neptune 6

The Flaming Lips

1:30

Mother Please Don’T Be Sad

Mother Please Don’T Be Sad

The Flaming Lips

1:30

I Will Not Hide

I Will Not Hide

Doves

4:15

Prisoners

Prisoners

Doves

1:30

Daydreaming

Daydreaming

Ev Carm

1:30

Awake

Awake

Ev Carm

1:00

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