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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: 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: La La Live!

9/18/2017
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Oscar-winning La La Land-composer, Justin Hurwitz, on his trilogy of musical movies with director, Damien Chazelle

Duration: 00:07:18


The Culture File Weekly: Match and Fuse, Spliced, Alannah Hopkin, Alan James Burns

9/15/2017
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This weekly, a cave Portrane in North Co. Dublin is trying to trying to tell us something, writer, Alannah Hopkin is observing island life, spoilt hurler, Timmy Creed, in performing a play about loving and hating the game, and we enter the world of not-necessarily-jazz at Match and Fuse.

Duration: 00:26:46


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: Closely Observed Islands

9/13/2017
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Ex-photojournalist and art critic, Alannah Hopkin's new collection of short stories explores Irish island life

Duration: 00:06:51


Culture File: Entirely Hollow Aside from the Dark

9/11/2017
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What do caves think about, when they’re alone? A new cave-based sound installation makes a guess

Duration: 00:07:33


Culture File: Elizabeth Magill

9/8/2017
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Elizabeth shares her current cultural highlights.

Duration: 00:04:15


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: Tag Beckett's Soul/Sole

7/24/2017
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Killiney artist, Tag Beckett, brings his latest set of painted inquisitions to The Blue Room, Dublin

Duration: 00:06:23


Culture File: Prohibition and the Death of Craft

7/21/2017
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Masters of Craft author, Richard Ocejo, on the role of Prohibition in the US of shaping the world of 2017

Duration: 00:07:11


Culture File: Academic Flying: The Plane Truth

7/20/2017
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Despite the environmental toll each year 1000s of academics fly 1000s of miles to conferences. Time for a rethink?

Duration: 00:07:37


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

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