Culture Club - John Sheahan

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Culture Club - John Sheahan

Sarah Stacey
Sarah Stacey

7:16 PM - 13 May 2020

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This week's Culture Club inductee is John Sheahan from The Dubliners.

He has just released his first solo album, Flirting Fiddles, at the age of 80.

John joined us on The Last Word to talk about his favourite music, movies, books, plays and podcasts.

First Single Ever Bought: Seán Maguire EPs and LPs

Favourite Artists: Fritz Kriesler, Seán Maguire, Stephane Grappelli, Bert Kaempfert, Hank Williams, Glenn Miller

Best Gig: Stephane Grappelli at the National Concert Hall in the 1980s

Favourite Movie: Midnight Cowboy

Favourite Plays: Down and Out in Paris and London, The Field with Michael Harding

Favourite Podcast: Michael Harding

Favourite Books: The Diving Bell and the Butterfly by Jean-Dominique Bauby, Animal Farm by George Orwell

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