Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

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Sunday Miscellany Sunday 24 November 2019

Tickets for next year's recording at the Ennis Book Club Festival in Glór, Ennis, Co. Clare, have just gone on sale

A new book celebrating 50 years of Sunday Miscellany has just been published by New Island Books.  This anthology of essays and poetry were read for the first time at Miscellany50, a live event in the Project Arts Centre last December.  

Sunday Miscellany

Sunday Miscellany

New writing:

On this morning’s programme, we heard:
Close Encounters of the Deeply Unsatisfying Kind, by Conall Hamill;
Dusters, by John MacKenna;
October Night Drive, Doulough, a poem by Geraldine Mitchell;
In the Fez Medina, by Roslyn Dee;
Knock, Knock, Knocking on Someone’s Door, by Chris McHallem;
And
Surfing, a poem by AM Cousins

Music:

Fame Will Eat The Soul, by Van Morrison with Bill Medley of the Righteous Brothers;
Lost in France, by Bonnie Tyler;
Mood Indigo, by Duke Ellington and his Orchestra;
No Borders, by Malika Zarra;
And 
Knock, Knock, Knocking on Heaven’s Door, by Bob Dylan

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 24 November 2019

Sunday Miscellany Podcast, 24 November 2019

On this morning's programme, we heard: Close Encounters of the Deeply Unsatisfying Kind by Conall Hamill; Dusters by John MacKenna; October Night Drive, Doulough, a poem by Geraldine Mitchell; In the Fez Medina, by Roslyn Dee; Knock, Knock, Knocking on Someone's Door by Chris McHallem; And Surfing, a poem by AM Cousins

Close Encounters of the Deeply Unsatisfying Kind by Conall Hamill

Close Encounters of the Deeply Unsatisfying Kind by Conall Hamill

Unsatisfying brushes with fame

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Dusters by John MacKenna

Dusters by John MacKenna

A former teacher's wishes and regrets

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October Night Drive, Doulough

October Night Drive, Doulough

A poem by Geraldine Mitchell

In the Fez Medina by Ros Dee

In the Fez Medina by Ros Dee

A short visit to vibrant Moroccan city of Fez in winter

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Knock, Knock, Knocking on Someone's Door by Chris McHallem

Knock, Knock, Knocking on Someone's Door by Chris McHallem

A close encounter with.............. Bob??

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Surfing by A M Cousins

Surfing by A M Cousins

A poem by A M Cousins

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About The Show

New writing for radio, accompanied by complementary music, broadcast every Sunday morning since 1968.

Music Played on the Show

Fame Will Eat The Soul

Fame Will Eat The Soul

Van Morrison

4:51

Lost In France

Lost In France

Bonnie Tyler

3:51

Mood Indigo

Mood Indigo

Ellington, Duke/Mills, Irving

2:43

No Borders

No Borders

Malika Zarra

2:39

Knockin' On Heaven's Door

Knockin' On Heaven's Door

Guns N' Roses

5:48

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