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    “John Murray Show / Saturday Night Show Emerging Music Competition". 

    TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    1. Talent must be emerging rather than established. Open to those who have not received considerable air-play and/or exposure. Entrants must also normally be resident in the 32 counties.

    2. It is open to all musical genres like punk, pop, rock ‘n’ roll, folk, country, electronic, compositional etc.

    3. A backline and sound engineer will be provided by the Saturday Night Show on the night of the winning performance, May 30, but the winning act will provide their own instruments and drum kit. The winning act will look after their own expenses on the night of the Saturday Night Show performance.

      
    4. The act must be available to perform on the John Murray Show on Friday, May 29th and on the Saturday Night Show on Saturday, May 30th. 

    TECHNICAL CONSIDERATIONS

    5. How do I enter? 
    All entries are by email only and should be sent to johnmurrayshowmusic@gmail.com  

    6. What should my entry include?
    Your email should include a short description (maximum 100 words) of the musician or band, a contact mobile phone number and ONE audio file attachment. The audio filename should contain the band/musician name and composition title. The entry should also include a photo of act of approximately 1Mb. 

    Only original work will be considered – no covers or samples. Due to a high volume of entries we cannot give individual feedback on music received.

    7. Which type audio files should I send? 
    Audio files must be sent in high-quality audio, preferably stereo and of as high a production standard as possible as this track is what will be played on the John Murray Show on RTE Radio One. MP3 (192kbps or higher) files only will be accepted. No other file types should be entered as they will not be accepted. Tracks should be no longer than 3’30” in duration.

    8. Can I enter more than once? 
    No. One entry is sufficient.

    9. Deadline for submission? 
    Get your music in ASAP.  Deadline for submissions is 12 noon, Friday, May 8th.   

    The John Murray Show Friday 16 November 2012

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    The John Murray Show

    Today's programme comes live from Eason's on O'Connell Street, Dublin, to launch the John Murray show Christmas charity CD, A Murray Christmas.

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    Launch of A Murray Christmas CD

    We are here in Easons in Dundrum with our guest panel, Anne Doyle, Dr. Claire Hayes, Clinical Director of Aware, David Carton, Chairman of Aware & Rev Maria Jannson, COI Dean of Waterford with music from two musicians featured on our CD, John Spillane with 'A Christmas Childhood' & Luan Parle with 'The Little Match Girl'.

     

    After months of work & huge generosity of time & talent on the part of the artists themselves, the release of A Murray Christmas an album of 16 songs & inspirational readings featuring Sinead O'Connor, The Coronas, Sharon Shannon, Micheal O'Muircheartaigh, Jack L, Little Green Cars & many more.

     

    A proportion of the proceeds from the CD will be donated to the charity Aware www.aware.ie with support groups nationwide email wecanhelp@aware.ie and a LoCall Helpline 1890.303.302

     

     

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