Arena Monday 19 October 2020

On Tuesday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Mia Colleran reviews Gabriel Byrne's new memoir 'Walking with Ghosts', Patrick Freyne on the life and work of comic book writer Alan Moore and Sophie Gorman on The Golden Age of British Short Stories.'

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The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy

30 years ago, a Northern Irish band with a name inspired by a 12th - century poem by Dante, released the first of their 12 albums. Neil Hannon discusses the remastered collection entitled Venus, Cupid, Folly & Time: Thirty Years of The Divine Comedy.

Tara Erraught

Tara Erraught

Mezzo Masterpieces is a new series of three online concerts with a socially distanced Irish National Opera Orchestra. Thanks to OPW, these concerts will be live-streamed from Kilkenny Castle on 24th October, Castletown House, Celbridge on 31st October and finally Dublin Castle on 15th November. Tara Erraught discusses the series with Kay Sheehy.

Music Played on the Show

Something For The Weekend

Something For The Weekend

Divine Comedy ( Neil Hannon)

1:30

A Day Without Me

A Day Without Me

U2

3:09

Songs Of Love (Theme From Father Ted)

Songs Of Love (Theme From Father Ted)

The Divine Comedy

3:19

I Will Follow

I Will Follow

U2

3:33

National Express

National Express

The Divine Comedy;Divine Comedy ( Neil Hannon)

1:00

Out Of Control (Remastered)

Out Of Control (Remastered)

U2

4:10

To The Rescue (Radio Edit)

To The Rescue (Radio Edit)

The Divine Comedy

3:50

Norman And Norma

Norman And Norma

The Divine Comedy;Divine Comedy ( Neil Hannon)

1:00

Non Più Mesta

Non Più Mesta

Tara Erraught (Mezzo)

1:30

Ah Se É Ver

Ah Se É Ver

Tara Erraught (Mezzo Soprano)

1:00

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