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RTE Ireland

Luke Clancy takes a first look at a world of events, entertainment, emerging cultural trends and creative activities in Ireland and abroad. Over the week Culture File will present a mix of crafted features, culture tips, listings and live reviews, leading listeners through music, drama, film, literature, visual arts, design, online and offline media, food and drink trends.

Luke Clancy takes a first look at a world of events, entertainment, emerging cultural trends and creative activities in Ireland and abroad. Over the week Culture File will present a mix of crafted features, culture tips, listings and live reviews, leading listeners through music, drama, film, literature, visual arts, design, online and offline media, food and drink trends.
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Location:

Limerick, Ireland

Networks:

RTE Ireland

Description:

Luke Clancy takes a first look at a world of events, entertainment, emerging cultural trends and creative activities in Ireland and abroad. Over the week Culture File will present a mix of crafted features, culture tips, listings and live reviews, leading listeners through music, drama, film, literature, visual arts, design, online and offline media, food and drink trends.

Twitter:

@lukeclancy

Language:

English

Contact:

RTÉ lyric fm Cornmarket Square, Limerick, Ireland (061) 410222


Episodes

Culture File: Büchner and Schubert remixed

9/20/2017
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Büchner’s play, Woyzeck, and Schubert’s song cycle, Winterreise, get a mash up in Woyzeck in Winter

Duration:00:07:17

Culture File: The Mae Trio

9/19/2017
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Two thirds of Australia folksters, The Mae Trio, on the special sauce of their glowing harmonies

Duration:00:06:54

Culture File Likes: The Mae Trio

9/15/2017
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The Australian folksters share their current ??? including Liane Moriarty and the smell of eucalyptus trees

Duration:00:04:51

Culture File: Match & Fuse Festival of Brand New Music

9/14/2017
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Dublin hosts the festival that creates new acts by matching and fusing the best of Irish and European improvisers

Duration:00:06:33

Culture File: Mamadou Diabate and his talking balaphon

9/7/2017
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The percussion language of Sambla people with its greatest practitioner, balafon master, Mamadou Diabate.

Duration:00:07:22

Culture File: Xaos Theories

9/6/2017
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The music of Xaos melds the most ancient sounds of Greece with vintage synthesisers in search of the future

Duration:00:07:14

Culture File: Hannah Peel's Brass Voyages

9/5/2017
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Armagh-born electronic composer, Hannah Peel, hits the stage at WOMAD 2017 with a 29-strong colliery brass band

Duration:00:07:26

Culture File: Turning residents to dissidents with Benjamin Zephaniah

9/4/2017
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Voter competence testing and other post-Brexit fixes from poet and occasional reggae star, Benjamin Zephaniah

Duration:00:07:01

Culture File: The Future of Craft

7/28/2017
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Richard Ocejo on where "whole animal butchery" fits into the revival of "craft" jobs

Duration:00:07:32

Culture File: The Limitless World of Aoife Dunne

7/27/2017
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Post-internet artist, Aoife Dunne, brings her digital army of electric blue fright-wigged dancers home to Blanchardstown

Duration:00:07:30

Culture File: The Legend of Farinet

7/25/2017
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Legendary counterfeiter, Joseph-Samuel Farinet, was known to his fans as "The Robin Hood of the Alps"

Duration:00:06:47

Culture File: The Elbphilharmonie of the Heart

7/19/2017
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Maxime Le Calvet has been hanging out at legendary Hamburg club, The Golden Pudel, studying the venue's atmosphere

Duration:00:07:45

Culture File: The Ethnomusicologist and the Machine Gun (Part 2)

7/18/2017
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Prof Samuel Araujo is using the special powers of ethnomusicology on the favelas of Rio

Duration:00:07:20

Culture File: The Ethnomusicologist and the Machine Gun

7/17/2017
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In Culture File's first visit to the ICTM's 70th anniversary meeting, a samba rehearsal is interrupted by gunfire

Duration:00:07:40

Culture File: Aux Armes etc.

7/14/2017
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On Bastille Day, poet and fan of the l'Hexagone, Michael O'Loughlin, gives his vision of what makes France France

Duration:00:06:59

Culture File: Polocrosse in the Blood

7/13/2017
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Mayoman, Tony O’Donnell, on discovering he suffers from the epigenetic condition known as “horses in the blood”

Duration:00:07:15

Culture File: The Rise of Omnivorous Taste

7/12/2017
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Richard Ocejo on how bartenders, butchers and brewers create the tastes of the contemporary urban life (Masters of Craft Part 2)

Duration:00:07:36

Culture File: Masters of Craft

7/11/2017
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Why has "craft" become the adjective of choice whenever somebody is trying to sell us something? (Part 1)

Duration:00:06:54

Culture File: WTF's Absolute Beginners

7/10/2017
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Whiskey Tango Foxtrot theatre company's latest show explores attitudes and anxieties of Generation Xanax

Duration:00:06:42

Culture File: Dael Orlandersmith's Long Strange Trip (Part 2)

7/6/2017
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Orlandersmith's Until The Flood was written in response to the 2014 shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo.

Duration:00:06:49