Arena Tuesday 13 October 2020

On Friday's Arena with Kay Sheehy, Alan Corr and Nadine O'Regan review new albums, Philip Norman discusses his new Jimi Hendrix book and Jenn Gannon previews Truth Seekers on Amazon. 

Arena

Arena

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Leslie Jamison

Leslie Jamison

Essayist Leslie Jamison's Make it Scream, Make it Burn is a series of essays and long form journalism, meditations on isolation and longing. Leslie discusses her work with Seán Rocks ahead of appearing at The West Cork Literary Festival.

David Byrne

David Byrne

Jim Carroll recommends where to begin with the music of David Byrne, former front man of Talking Heads. American Utopia, a film by Spike Lee will be released in America. Due to cinema closures here, the release has been deferred.

Ian Rankin

Ian Rankin

Ian Rankin's latest novel, A Song For The Dark Times, is the 23rd novel in the series. Rebus gets involved in a case that's close to home and yet miles from his usual Edinburgh base. There's more than one investigation underway as things turn out! Published by Orion

Budget Day

Budget Day

RTÉ's Arts and Media Correspondent Sinéad Crowley reports on Budget Day. The total package of 17.75 billion euro is the largest ever announced in the history of the State.

Music Played on the Show

Once In A Lifetime

Once In A Lifetime

Talking Heads

4:15

Everybody's Coming To My House

Everybody's Coming To My House

David Byrne

3:29

Lazy

Lazy

X Press 2 Feat David Byrne

4:09

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