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    The John Murray Show Friday 5 April 2013

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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of topical stories, human interest and lifestyle features with John Murray

    **Reminder Dodder Day is tomorrow April 6th

    To donate to MND Research - Punchestown has special day package which includes 8 Races on Saturday 27th April.

    Indvidual Tickets €80 - Table for 10 €800 - email researchmnd@tcd.ie

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    Singer Songwriter Gabrielle Aplin

    She's a young singer songwriter, with folk music in her heart & commercial success in the palm of her hand. She's had a number one hit with her cover of Frankie Goes to Hollywood's 'The Power of Love' & now her much talked about debut album is soon to be released, John's first guest this morning is Gabrielle Aplin.

     

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    Dr. Temple Grandin

    Irish Society for Autism is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year & one of the speakers at the anniversary conference is Dr. Temple Grandin - described as one the most famous autistic women on Earth & a person who revolutionized animal welfare.

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    Brian Cody & heart surgery

    As you may have heard in earlier new, Kilkenny hurling manager, Brian Cody has undergone heart surgery, joining John on the line this morning is Kilkenny's Eddie Keher.

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    Heartless thieves wreck Bread Van

    Seamus Hyland from Newport, Co Mayo was on his last run, when his bright yellow Brennan's Bread Van was stolen & destroyed just hours before he was due to retire. As Seamus is an agent, the van belongs to him & he tells John this morning that he will face the expense of losing it.

    “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.

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