Arena Friday 23 October 2020

On Friday's Arena with Sean Rocks: Local Boy aka Jake Hurley is live in studio to talk to Sean about the release of his second EP, "Local Boy Helps Himself". Lauren Murphy and Brian Boyd are in for this week's album reviews which include Dani Larkin "Notes for A Maiden Warrior", Mykki Blanco "Broken Hearts & Beauty Sleep" and Kings Of Convenience "Peace Or Love". Author, visual artist and illustrator Joanna Walsh talks to Sean about her Her latest book "Seed"

Arena

Arena

Daily arts and popular culture show.

Album reviews

Album reviews

Pat Carty and Siobhan Kane review new albums. Bruce Springsteen's returns with the E- Street band, American singer-songwriter, Laura Veirs and Gorillaz.

RHA Gallery

RHA Gallery

It's a long-held tradition that art by household names sits alongside art by members of the public in the RHA Annual exhibition. Art Historian, Jess Fahy reviews. 455 works have been curated, further details at rhagallery.viewingrooms.com/

Ye Vagabonds

Ye Vagabonds

Tradition Now is a series of concerts run each year by the National Concert Hall. Tradition Now 2020, kicks off tomorrow evening. The concerts are streamed live. Ye Vagabonds cleaned up at the 2019 RTE Folk Awards, winning Best Traditional Folk Track, Best Folk Group and Best Folk Album.

Music Played on the Show

On Yonder Hill

On Yonder Hill

Ye Vagabonds - Brian Mac Gloinn / Diarmuid Mac Gloinn

1:30

Tuirse Mo Chroi

Tuirse Mo Chroi

Ye Vagabonds

1:30

Janey Needs A Shooter

Janey Needs A Shooter

Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band

1:30

Ghosts (Radio Edit)

Ghosts (Radio Edit)

Bruce Springsteen

3:33

Strange Timez

Strange Timez

Gorillaz Feat Robert Smith

1:30

The Pink Phantom

The Pink Phantom

Gorillaz

1:30

Freedom Falling

Freedom Falling

Laura Veirs

1:00

Vapour Trails

Vapour Trails

Laura Veirs (Vocal, Guitar)

1:00

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