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    The John Murray Show and Saturday Night Show are jointly running a music competition - click here for full detailis.  Emerging musicians are invited to send in their music to the John Murray Show by email.The John Murray Show decides on a shortlist of the 20 best acts.A panel of experts will reduce the field from 20 to six.

    These six are all played (pre-recorded) on the John Murray Show in a semi-final on Friday, May 16, where the top three are decided by a panel on that show.

    The final three then play live in Studio 8 in the John Murray Show final on Thursday, May 29.The overall winner plays again on the Saturday Night Show on Saturday, May 31. Please ensure the soloist and/or band members are available for these key dates.

    The John Murray Show Monday 20 May 2013

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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of topical stories, human interest and lifestyle features with Miriam O'Callaghan.

    Competition - Get Your Book Published

    For full details on where to send your manuscripts (please do not send them to the John Murray Show) go to www.kazoopublishing.com

    Also the details are in this week's RTE Guide.

    Closing date of receipt of entries is Sunday 30 June 2013.

    Terms & Conditions are above.

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    Bishop Brendan Leahy

    Miriam's first guest in studio is Bishop Brendan Leahy, who five weeks ago became the new Bishop of Limerick, talking about growing up, cooking & the Catholic Church.

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    Get Your Book Published

    Here on the John Murray Show we are teaming up with the country's leading self-publishing services provider, Kazoo Independent Publishing Services, the RTE Guide to give you an opportunity to publish That book you have written but as yet never published! Joining Miriam in studio are Ferdia MacAnna, author & director along with Vanessa O'Loughlin, director at Kazoo Publishing.

    For full details on where to send your manuscripts (please do not send them to the John Murray Show) go to www.kazoopublishing.com

    Also the details are in this week's RTE Guide.

    Closing date of receipt of entries is Sunday 30 June 2013.

    Terms & Conditions are above.

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    Ruairi McKiernan on Emmigration

    Miriam's next guest social campaigner, Ruairi McKiernan, who says despite the appeal of living/working in Australia, he is committed to staying here, his dream of co-creating a new Ireland is much greater.

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    Shay Healy on the Eurovision

    The Eurovision took place last Saturday in Sweden & Ryan Dolan gave a great performance & his bodhrán-playing backing dancers were fantastic, so why did Ireland finish last? Joining Miriam on the line is Eurovision veteran, Shay Healy.

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail tapes@rte.ie or click here for RTÉ Archives sales form. Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 09:19 a.m.
      Title: I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
      Performer(s): U2
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      Duration: 0:04:48

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