Hosted by Paul Muldoon
With house band Rogue Oliphant
The critically-acclaimed variety show, now in its ninth season, features a mixum-gatherum of music, prose fiction, poetry, high commentary, and low comedy. Based on the late 19th century New York show of the same name, Muldoon’s Picnic includes songs written by Paul Muldoon and performed by the house band, Rogue Oliphant.
Simon Armitage, poet, playwright, and novelist
Mary Cregan, author
James Shapiro, author
Duke Special, musician and songwriter
Rogue Oliphant, Chris Harford (guitar), Ray Kubian (drums), David Mansfield (guitar), Cáit O'Riordan (bass), Warren Zanes (guitar)