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    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 5 November 2013

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    A lively mix of entertainment, human interest and lifestyle, presented by John Murray.

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    Social Etiquette - Goodbyes

    It is a dilemma you might be familiar with when your are at a party or in a pub & you have made your decision to leave, but before you do so, you have to go through a round of goodbyes, but there is another way, simply leave!  Joining John in studio to discuss 'Ghosting' one of the names for it, are Tina Koumarianos, Image Magazine & Jamie Saris, Dept of Anthropology, NUI Maynooth.

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    Drink Driving - Shane Mullins

    In today's papers research has shown that almost 10% of drivers say it's common to see drunk drivers on the road with almost 6% of people polled by the AA admitting to driving whilst drunk. There is concern the real figure could be higherThe decision to drive home after a drinking session with friends in Abbyeknockmoy, Galway in 2005 almost cost Shane Mullins his life, having lost control of his car. Shane joins us from our Galway studio.

    Shane's website is www.dmess.org

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    Music Played on the Show

    • 09:50 a.m.
      Title: 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover
      Performer(s): Paul Simon
      Performer(s): Paul Simon
      Album: The Essential Paul Simon
      Duration: 0:03:21
    • Title: The Long Goodbye
      Composer: Brady/keating
      Performer(s): Paul Brady
      Performer(s): Paul Brady
      Album: Dancer In The Fire (disc 2) - A Paul Brady Anthology, Proper Records, PRPCD101
      Duration: 0:04:18

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