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Michael Harding invites us to his native Leitrim to reflect on the mystery of summer in Ireland. From weeks in the Gaeltacht, to barbecues and the birds.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/music-specials/programmes/2014/0530/620714-june-bank-holiday-specials/?clipid=1589822
Acclaimed Irish writer Michael Harding brings us right into the depths of winter in his native Leitrim for this special programme where he reflects on the music and sounds of the darkness. With his unique style, Harding urges us all to step into the season that most of us try to avoid. Producer: Elizabeth Laragyhttp://www.rte.ie/radio1/music-specials/programmes/2014/0516/617867-music-specials/?clipid=1578414
There were many fine winners at the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards in association with Safefood, in Dublin last night, but there was one person who walked away with two awards, Michael Harding's book 'Staring at Lakes' won both the John Murray Show Listeners Choice Award & the National Book Tokens Non-Fiction Book of the Year Award. A very happy Michael joins John on the line this morning.http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2013/1127/489417-the-john-murray-show-wednesday-27-november-2013/?clipid=1364801
Last week we talked about the six books nominated in our category at the Bord Gáis Energy Irish Book Awards, one of the books selected 'Staring at Lakes' is by writer/storyteller Michael Harding & he joins John in studio this morning (with a few tips on how to get through these dark winter evenings). The six books selected are The Son by Philipp Meyer / Bonkers, My Life in Laughs by Jennifer Saunders / The Rocky Road by Eamon Dunphy / Staring at Lakes by Michael Harding / Instructions for a Heatwave by Maggie O'Farrell / The Goldfinch by ...http://www.rte.ie/radio1/the-john-murray-show/programmes/2013/1107/485169-the-john-murray-show-thursday-7-november-2013/?clipid=1350016
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/2013/1107/485169-the-john-murray-show-thursday-7-november-2013/
Giles Martin in conversation with Cathal Murray - Grammy Award winning record producer, musician, composer and ...