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    This week is National Dairy week and we’re marking the week by teaming up with the National Dairy Council to celebrate the quality and excellence of Irish Dairy. On the show we’re going to focus on the fabulous flavour and diversity of cheese.  Supervalu stores across the country will be showcasing the many ways we can enjoy cheese in meals and snacks and the NDC has given us a special prize to help to cheese up your life!

    So to celebrate National Dairy week we’ve got some different cheesy challenges for you this week, with our winners receiving a fantastic prize of a cooking experience to remember with a €1,000 voucher for Ballymaloe House to win each day this week from the NDC.   

    So here’s challenge……..

    All week we’re looking for your cheesiest photo – say cheese and smile and be as creative as you like and email it in to john@rte.ie or tweet @johnmurrayshow ...... We’ll pick our best entry from across the week and announce our winner on Friday.  all entries to be received by 1pm  April 23rd)

    Lots more cheesy challenges and chances to win all this week so make sure you listen in each morning and for more on National Dairy week see www.ndc.ie 

    Competition terms and conditions apply, producers decision is final. See http://www.rte.ie/about/en/serving-our-audience/2012/0222/291673-competition-voting-terms-conditions/
    Prizes 
    Daily prize of a € 1,000 Ballymaloe House voucher. (Mon – Fri)
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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 Tuesday 22 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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    Francis & John Brennan

    In studio with Miriam are brothers, Francis & John Brennan who are stars of the hospitality makeover series 'At Your Service'. Francis is already one of the country's most recognizable tv personality,with Mario's impersonation of Francis & his eye to detail!  Also later John & Francis have a special suprise for one particular listener.

    For trades people who could help with the Brennans with the rennovation of CASA respite house, please contact

    Waddell Media at this telephone number  048.90.427.646 & look on www.waddellmedia.com for more info

     

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    Operation Transformation 7 - Sponsored by Safefood

    As you probably know, last seasons leaders were recently in our studio with tv presenter Kathryn Thomas. The 2014 series starts on our screens in January, sponsored by Safefood & closing date for appplicants for Operation Transformation is tomorrow. One man who has put his name into the mix is Richard Harnett from Castleisland who joins Miriam on the line.

    Reminder - The deadline for applications for Operation Transformation in association with Safefood is tomorrow, Wednesday & all details are on www.rte.ie/ot or telephone this Dublin number 01.864.1444

     

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    What's Next - New Skills last in series (flying)

    You may remember Ger Walsh who spoke about her fear of flying on the show a number of weeks ago, looking for help in overcoming this fear.  Following that call with us, Carmel Sheridan from Mindfullness Galway got in touch, offering Ger a free place on her eight week mindfulness course. Doireann Wylde went to their Tuesday night class where she caught up with Ger & Carmel.

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    Music & chat with Rackhouse Pilfer

    Now in its 9th year, Sligo Live is back on this Bank Holiday weekend,  with some big national & International acts, Imelda May, Villagers & Midlake & one of the biggest local acts, Rackhouse Pilfer, supporting Imelda joins Miriam in studio this morning, for a chat & performance.

    To support Rackhouse Pilfer with their second album go to the FundIt website & help with the making of it with a donation.

    For more information on Sligo Live to to www.sligolive.ie

    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

    • Title: Angela
      Composer: Fiachra Cunningham
      Performer(s): Rackhouse Pilfer
      Performer(s): Rackhouse Pilfer
      Duration: 4:00

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