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Dave Fanning

RTE Ireland

Monday-Thursday nights, Dave Fanning does what Dave Fanning does best: play his unique brand of music with special guests talking about the world of music. Saturdays at 10 a.m. Dave Fanning brings you a mix of interviews, newspaper reviews, movies and music.

Monday-Thursday nights, Dave Fanning does what Dave Fanning does best: play his unique brand of music with special guests talking about the world of music. Saturdays at 10 a.m. Dave Fanning brings you a mix of interviews, newspaper reviews, movies and music.
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Dublin, Ireland

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RTE Ireland

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Monday-Thursday nights, Dave Fanning does what Dave Fanning does best: play his unique brand of music with special guests talking about the world of music. Saturdays at 10 a.m. Dave Fanning brings you a mix of interviews, newspaper reviews, movies and music.

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English

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RTÉ Donnybrook Dublin 4 1850 7159 22


Episodes

Dave Fanning - Russell Crowe with Scott Grimes and Carl Falk from Indoor Garden Party

9/24/2017
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Dave was joined in studio by Russell Crowe, along with band members Scott Grimes and Carl Falk, to talk about their musical collective Indoor Garden Party. Russell also spoke about his experience of theatre, his love of film-acting and a challenging upcoming role...

Duration: 00:28:30


Dave Fanning - Movies about Writers

9/24/2017
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With a new film set to depict the life of J.R.R. Tolkien and Goodbye Christoper Robin hitting our cinema screens, Brian Reddin had a look at Hollywood's obsession with films about writers....

Duration: 00:26:32


Dave Fanning - The Little Book of Lykke (Secret's of the World's Happiest People)

9/24/2017
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Dave spoke to Meik Wiking CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen and one of the world’s leading experts in happiness. Meik has written a book called 'The Little Book of Lykke' which looks at the Danish approach to happiness

Duration: 00:19:12


Movie Critic for the Independent Paul Whitington chats about this weeks new releases...

9/23/2017
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Movie Critic for the Independent Paul Whitington chats about this weeks new releases including Kingsman: The Golden Circle and Maze.

Duration: 00:07:35


Ross O Carroll Kelly is nearly 20 years old...

9/23/2017
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Well, the character is heading for 40 but 1998 was when Paul Howard's creation first came to life for us and he has made quite an impact... 17 books and 3 plays... Paul Howard is here to talk about the phenomenon of Ross and more.

Duration: 00:29:51


There have been whole generations of kids growing up in cities who have never been on a farm and know very little about them.

9/23/2017
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Marion Kelly is part of a big city project with the aim to set up a free community city farm. That's right, a farm in a park in the city complete with pigs, goats, ducks and chickens.

Duration: 00:06:18


Sue Murphy talks about some of the most significant moments in celebrity protests.

9/23/2017
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This week well known actor James Cromwell, star of Babe and L.A. Confidential was arrested at Sea World for speaking out during a show about the captivity of orca whales. It was also reported that Pamela Anderson was pleasing with the Kardashians not to wear fur. Sue Murphy talks about some of the most significant moments in celebrity protests.

Duration: 00:18:25


A study this week from Oxford Economics claimed that those who regularly get a good night's sleep enjoy an improvement in wellbeing.

9/23/2017
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Retired Professor Walter McNicholas, Director of the Pulmonary and Sleep Disorders Unit and Consultant Respiratory Physician of St. Vincent's University Hospital tells us just how important sleep really is.

Duration: 00:11:13


Dave Fanning - John Connolly talks about new book 'He'

9/17/2017
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Well known author John Connolly's latest book is a departure from his well known Charlie Parker detective novels. 'He' is an imagined memoir of the fascinating life and career of Stan Laurel.....

Duration: 00:23:32


Dave Fanning - News of the Week with Emer McLysaght

9/17/2017
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Emer McLysaght had a look at some of the more unusual news stories from during the week including the U.S TV debut for Picture This and some controversy for Kate Hudson

Duration: 00:18:02


Dave Fanning - Method Actors

9/17/2017
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This week Christian Bale was pictured looking very different as he prepares to play Dick Cheney. Bale is known for his giving his all to his roles. Sue Murphy was in studio to talk about method acting and whether it leads to better performances

Duration: 00:17:25


Dave Fanning - Marion McKeone on Hilary Clinton's new book

9/17/2017
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U.S based journalist spoke about the surprising reaction to Hilary Clinton's book 'What Happened'

Duration: 00:12:24


Dave Fanning-Autumn Fitness with Karl Henry

9/17/2017
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As the weather gets colder and wetter, the couch can look very cosy indeed, but Karl Henry offered some advice on keeping with your fitness regime through the Winter

Duration: 00:08:56


Rules for being a man: don't cry, love sport, play rough, drink beer, don't talk about feelings...

9/16/2017
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Rules for being a man: don't cry, love sport, play rough, drink beer, don't talk about feelings... Robert Webb has been wondering for some time now: are those rules actually any use?

Duration: 00:23:27


Dave Clarke is the producer of a new project called National Treasures and he tells us how we can get involved.

9/16/2017
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Have you got an object at home that you think could be significant in telling the history of Ireland in the past 100 years... Not a priceless painting or a political document but an everyday object that would give insight in to life in Ireland.

Duration: 00:12:59


Movie Critic for the Independent, Paul Whitington, talks about this weeks newest releases.

9/16/2017
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Movie Critic for the Independent, Paul Whitington, talks about this weeks newest releases including mother! and The Villainess.

Duration: 00:15:45


This week Irish band Picture This made their U.S. TV debut to millions of viewers of NBC

9/16/2017
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This week Irish band Picture This made their U.S. TV debut to millions of viewers of NBC...a chance at cracking the most lucrative of music markets. Why do some bands and musicians make-it stateside while others fail? Cormac Battle looks at the tricky task of breaking the U.S. market.

Duration: 00:23:30


Dave Fanning - Ciara's Diary

9/10/2017
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Ciara King called in to tell us about her hilarious new book 'Ciara's Diary: 1999-2002 Sense and Shiftability'......

Duration: 00:10:06


Dave Fanning - News of the Week

9/10/2017
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Pat Fitzpatrick had a look at some of this week's more unusual news stories

Duration: 00:14:09


Dave Fanning - Sounds from a Safe Harbour Festival

9/10/2017
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Mary Hickson told Dave ab out the impressive line-up for Sounds from a Safe Harbour which takes place in Cork from the 14-17 of September. Artists involved include The National, Bon Iver, Cillian Murphy and Enda Walsh

Duration: 00:05:56

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