Arena Monday 22 March 2021

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"

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Siúcra

Siúcra

Siúcra is a new short film with actor and poet Roxanna Nic Liam. It is a lyrical bi-lingual exploration of what it is to love the Irish language as part of Scríobh 2021, Axis Ballymun's new digital Irish language theatre festival. axisballymun.ie

Martina Evans

Martina Evans

Shoes, cats and childhood are among the many subjects at large in American Mules, the new poetry collection by Martina Evans. It moves between her native county Cork and London, the city she's called home for over 30 years. Carcanet Press.

Lucy Jago

Lucy Jago

A Net for Small Fishes, is set in England in the early 1600s, a time of intrigue and scandal at the court of King James. This historical novel by Lucy Jago is rich in details of court life: adultery, gossip and the fashions of the day. Bloomsbury.

Tina Turner

Tina Turner

Tina celebrates the legacy of Tina Turner and an incredible 60 year recording career. But behind her global success, there is also a difficult story of surviving abuse, loss and living with depression. Kelly-Anne Byrne previews the new documentary available from March 28 on sky documentaries, Now TV and altitude.film.

Music Played on the Show

Proud Mary

Proud Mary

Ike And Tina Turner

4:55

Respect

Respect

Tina Turner

0:55

What's Love Got To Do With It

What's Love Got To Do With It

Tina Turner

3:45

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