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    The John Murray Show Tuesday 15 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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    Brian Sherry on Love Hate Garda

    The involvement of a serving Garda in RTE's crime drama is now to be subject of an internal inquiry. Kieran O'Reilly, a member of the Garda National Drug Unit made his first appearance in the series last Sunday. Joining Miriam on the line is former Detertive Inspector Brian Sherry.

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    Tracy Piggott on Depression

    Miriam's next guest in studio is a well known face & voice of RTE's horse racing coverage but recently Tracy Piggott has been discovering how mindfulness & meditation have positively impacted her life & helped her overcome depression.

    The books Tracy mentioned in helping her overcome her anxiety & depression.....are the following

    'The Dalai Lama's Cat' by David Miche

    'The Miracle of Mindfulness' by Thich Nhat Hanh

    'The Power of Now' & 'Gaurdians of Being: Spiritual Teachings from Our Cats & Dogs' are two books by Eckhart Tolle.

     

     

     

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    Joseph McNulty from Swinford, Co Mayo

    Joining Miriam on the line this morning is Joseph McNulty, who at the age of 15 decided to leave home & head for the Aran Islands to go to school on Inis Oírr.  Joseph, a champion bodhrán player, tells us why.

    “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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