Arena Friday 16 April 2021

On Friday's Arena with Seán Rocks, Ryan Murphy's Halston with designer Peter O'Brien and The Gloss Magazine deputy editor Penny McCormick, Irish author Lisa McInerney on her new book 'The Rules of Revelation' And St. Vincent, Paul Weller and more, Brian Boyd and Nadine O'Regan with album reviews.

Arena

Arena

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Mare of Easttown

Mare of Easttown

Detective Mare Sheehan's life begins to unravel. She is coping with a bereavement, a divorce and the endless gossiping of the neighbours while trying to solve a series of cold cases. Jenn Gannon reviews Mare of Easttown starring Kate Winslet.

Helen McCrory Tribute

Helen McCrory Tribute

The sad news today of the passing of actress Helen McCrory. She was best known for her role as Polly in Peaky Blinders.

Geoff Dyer

Geoff Dyer

The author and critic Geoff Dyer's SeeSaw is a selection of his essays and columns. It is full of arresting images, from artists like the late Vivian Maier and household names like Dennis Hopper and Andy Warhol.

Album reviews

Album reviews

Pat Carty and Zara Hedderman reviews the latest albums from Imelda May to Paul McCartney and electro pop trio London Grammar.

Music Played on the Show

11 Past The Hour

11 Past The Hour

Imelda May

3:58

What We Did In The Dark

What We Did In The Dark

Imelda May/ Miles Kane

1:04

Find My Way Feat Beck

Find My Way Feat Beck

Paul Mccartney

1:31

When Winter Comes Feat. Anderson .Paak

When Winter Comes Feat. Anderson .Paak

Paul Mccartney

1:04

Californian Soil

Californian Soil

London Grammar

3:41

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