The John Murray Show

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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 Wednesday 21 August 2013

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    The John Murray Show

    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle features with Kathryn Thomas

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    Irish author Harper Collins Publishing Deal

    Kathryn's first guest this morning has in one year gone from being a self-published author to having a publishing deal with Harper Collins. On the line is Carmel Harrington, who self-published her ebook a year ago titled 'Beyond Graces Rainbow' .  Carmel tells us all about her dream coming true!

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    Tribute to Philip Chevron

    Lead guitarist with The Pogues & founding member of The Radiators from Space, had been given the all clear after five years battling cancer but it has returned & it is inoperable. Friends & collaborators have come together for a musical testimonial. In the great tradition of football testimonials, the event takes place this Saturday night August 24th at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin.

    Joining Kathryn in studio are Radiators from Space members Steve Averill & Pete Holidai & from a London studio Cait O'Riordan, exPogue & exRadiator member.

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    Transfer Window Premier League

    Rumours, gossip, big name shake-ups, the clock is ticking on the Premier League transfer window which closes in 12 days time. In studio with Kathryn this morning is Richard Sadlier, who has been player, agent, director of Millwall Youth Academy to reveal a little of the wheeling & dealing & sums of money that flows through the premier league.

    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

    • 09:18
      Title: Thousands Are Sailing
      Performer(s): Pogues
      Performer(s): Pogues
      Duration: 5:38
    • 09:30
      Title: Television Screen
      Composer: Chevron
      Performer(s): Radiators From Space
      Performer(s): Radiators From Space
      Album: Definitive Irish Rock Alb, Emi, CDDIR1
      Duration: 1:49
    • 09:44
      Title: Faithful Departed
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Christy Moore
      Performer(s): Christy Moore, Donal Lunny
      Album: The Time Has Come, WEA, 240 150-2
      Duration: 3:15

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