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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 Tuesday 8 October 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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    Love/Hate animal cruelty scene

    An episode of Love Hate has drawn protests from animal welfare organisations over a scene depicting the machine-gunning of a cat. Joining Miriam this morning is Veterinary journalist, Pete Wedderburn.

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    Duke Special plays Harry Nilsson

    Duke Special is one of the biggest musical acts to come out of Norther Ireland in the past decade & he has been mining Nilsson's work for hidden gems & forgotton treasures!  Duke Special joins Miriam in studio this morning, for a performance & chat.

    You can see Duke Special play the music of Harry Nilsson

    Roisin Dubh, Galway - Monday 14th Oct / the Sugar Club, Dublin - Tuesday 15th October / Cyprus Avenue, Cork - Friday 18th October - go to www.dukespecial.com for further details

     

     

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    How to Really be a Mother

    Miriam's next guest is a writer & journalist, the second eldest of six children & mother of three, who has written a book about motherhood, titled 'How to Really be a Mother' published by Gill & Macmillan.  Emily Hourican joins Miriam in studio.

      

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    Respected film critic Barry Norman

    Miriams next guest has worked as a show business editor for the Daily Mail, a satirical columnist for the Guardian, a sports interviewer for the Observer & has written for The Times & the Radio Times amongst others.  He is also an author but 80 year old Barry Norman is best known as the film critic who fronted the BBC's seminal FILM programme from 1972 & Barry joins Miriam this morning.

    Barry Norman’s memoir ‘See You In The Morning’ is published by Doubleday &  priced at £18.99 sterling (23 euro approx).

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