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Kathryn Thomas explores the importance of music within the travelling community. The early days of Johnny Doran and Margaret Barry; Pecker Dunne; Finbar Furey; Shayne Ward, contestant on "The X-Factor" television talent show; Kelly Mongan, contestant on "The Voice" television talent show. Producer: Elizabeth Laragyhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/music-specials/programmes/2014/0516/617867-music-specials/?clipid=1578068
Kathryn Thomas takes a look back at Big Music Week 2013 then a 3 carriage train travelled around Ireland filled with musicianshttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/music-specials/programmes/2014/0516/617867-music-specials/?clipid=1578065
Music has always played an important role in the civil, economic and social life of Rwanda. Throughout the genocide it became a tool of propaganda, through the songs of artists who were working on behalf of the government implementing the killings. JP Samputu is a leading Rwandan artist who works hard to contribute to the positive stories of peace love and forgiveness. He himself struggled throughout the genocide, and is an amazing ambassador for forgiveness and reconciliation. Mighty Popo, also known as Jacques Murigande is hugely influential in Rwanda, and beyond. He began life as a refugee in Burundi born ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/music-specials/programmes/2014/0321/603786-music-specials-programmes-21032014-000000/?clipid=1515299
These are our three finalists from over 550 entrants to the John Murray Show/Saturday Night Show emerging music competition. Chanele McGuinness, Gary Showbiz and The New Transmission will battle it out in our live Studio 8 final on the John Murray Show on Thursday, May 29th for that coveted slot on the Saturday Night Show on May 31st.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2014/0217/504845-the-john-murray-show-monday-17-february-2014/
We return to Rua Red in Tallaght as John catches up with some of the leaders, we hear from Chris Hartnett Dalton on how she is coping since giving up the cigarettes, ahead of the weigh-in later on this morning.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2014/0217/504845-the-john-murray-show-monday-17-february-2014/?clipid=1419780
John continues talking to the leaders with words of encouragement from the expert panel. We also chat to the band from Tallaght, Leaders of Men who will give a second performance before the live weigh-in with Kathryn as Marc & Jennifer step onto the scales.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2014/0217/504845-the-john-murray-show-monday-17-february-2014/?clipid=1419783
We are back in Rua Red & John is joined by experts, Dr. Eddie Murphy, Karl Henry, Dr Ciara Kelly & Aoife Hearne with their update on how the leaders are getting on. Kathryn Thomas will be asking leaders Deirdre O'Donovan & Paudie O'Mahoney to step onto the scales. www.rte.ie/ot Before this, John has a chat with Lisa O'Neill who performs a second song.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2014/0210/503402-the-john-murray-show-monday-10-february-2014/?clipid=1414620
These are our three finalists from over 550 entrants to the John Murray Show/Saturday Night Show emerging music competition. Chanele McGuinness, Gary Showbiz and The New Transmission will battle it out in our live Studio 8 final on the John Murray Show on Thursday, May 29th for that coveted slot on the Saturday Night Show on May 31st.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2014/0210/503402-the-john-murray-show-monday-10-february-2014/
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