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 Thursday 12 September 2013

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    The John Murray Show with Miriam

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

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    Brenda Fricker & Virginia Gilbert

    Miriam's first guests this morning are Brenda Fricker & Virginia Gilbert. Virgina, a young writer & film director as a busy autumn ahead of her as she is about to publish her debut novel & her first feature length film with Brenda & actor James Fox in the starring roles.

    Virginia's Book 'Travelling Companion' published by Liberties Press    

    Her feature film 'A Long Way from Home' a story of a long married couple Joseph (Fox) & Brenda (Fricker) have retired to the French town of Nimes & live quiet routine lives.

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    What's Next Feature

    We asked our listeners to tell us about new challenges they would love to take on, our the response was huge. Four listeners have been selected & we are now looking for other listeners to team up with these four people to help make their dreams come true.

    The four people selected are Anne Kelleher - get up to speed with a MacBook Computer, Jenny Hill wants to learn how to surf, Geraldine O'Doherty really needs to pass her driving test & Ger Walsh wants to overcome her fear of flying.

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    Ger Carey's Show 'Observations from a Hedge'

    As the Junior Cert results came out yesterday, towns around the country may have seen hoards of teenagers out for the night, girls in their skirts & heels & young lads in their best shirts & aftershave! In studio with Miriam is one man who is fascinated with the behaviour of teenagers, comedian Ger Carey. www.gercarey.com

    Ger's one man show is called 'Observations from a Hedge'

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